All three sons of former football star Eiður Guðjohnsen, who played for FC Barcelona among other teams, are now footballers, according to Eiður’s mother, Ólöf Einarsdóttir, who was interviewed on radio station Bylgjan this morning.
Icelandic director Benedikt Erlingsson’s new documentary, The Greatest Shows on Earth, was the opening film at the Sheffield Film Festival, one of the world’s largest festivals for documentaries, on Friday.
A dear friend of mine, and very good friend of Iceland, Mary Ellen Mark, an artist known for her incredible humanist photography, passed away Monday in New York City. She was 75.
For 85 years Björnsbakarí bakery has made the bread for Bæjarins bestu iconic Reykjavík hotdog stands. However, from September 1, the bakery Gæðabakstur/Ömmubakstur will bake the hot dog bread for Bæjarins bestu after the bakery made the company a better offer.
Iceland’s 2015 Eurovision entry ‘Unbroken’ by María Ólafsdóttir is among the competition’s best entries according to an article in The Guardian today.