Land Ho! from the U.S. is the opening film at the 2014 Reykjavík International Film Festival (RIFF), running from September 25 to October 5. It chronicles two older men attempting to recapture their youth while on a trip in Iceland.
The winner of Best Icelandic Photo in 2014 is: ‘Between Vík and Jökulsá' by Margaret Ketchersid with 1,714 votes.
Keflavík pop star Icy Spicy Leoncie published a new music video on YouTube on Sunday. ‘Going Places’ is the first song from the pop star in a while.
We had a seven-round photo competition and picked a winner in each category. Now we are finally getting to the very last part. Photo of the Year; the ‘Best of the Best’ of our readers' photos.
A 300-square-meter mural of a painting by Icelandic postmodern artist Erró was unveiled in Reykjavík district Breiðholt on Saturday. It was a complicated project, both in colors and form, said Helgi Grétar Kristinsson.
Icelandic director Benedikt Erlingsson’s debut film Of Horses and Men (Hross í oss; 2013) has been nominated for the 2014 Nordic Council Film Prize, competing against four other films from Finland, Denmark, Sweden and Norway.
Icelandic actor and director Gísli Örn Garðarsson has been hired to stage David Farr’s The Heart of Robin Hood on Broadway, set to premiere in March 2015.
British director Mike Leigh has been announced as a guest of honor at this year’s Reykjavík Film Festival (RIFF), which runs September 25 to October 5.
The final line-up for this year’s Iceland Airwaves music festival, held November 5-9, was announced on Tuesday.
The winner of Best Photo of Icelandic Photos is: Bjørn Pretzel: Autumn Colors Snæfellsjökull with 811 votes.
The eight finalists for the ‘Nature’ category in the Iceland Review Photo Contest on Facebook have been chosen and voting is going well.
The results are in for the sixth part of the Iceland Review Photo Contest 2014, ‘My Favorite Iceland Moment.’
The Iceland Airwaves music festival announced more artists for this year’s line-up yesterday. The latest international additions are: Anna Calvi (U.K.), How To Dress Well (U.S.) and Eskmo (U.S.).
The seven finalists for the ‘My Favorite Iceland Moment’ category in the Iceland Review Photo Contest on Facebook have been chosen and voting is going well.
Danish-Icelandic artist Ólafur Elíasson was recently named one of Complex Magazine’s ‘15 Most Important Visual Artists of 2014 (So Far)’ in part due to his latest project: a solar-powered LED lamp.
Justin Timberlake held his first concert in Iceland last night, at Kórinn sports hall in Kópavogur, a town just outside Reykjavík, to a crowd of around 17,000.
More people than ever, over 100,000, crowded Reykjavík city center on Saturday to participate in the Culture Night celebrations.
The 12 finalists for the ‘Lakes and Fjords’ category in the Iceland Review Photo Contest on Facebook have been chosen and voting is going well.
Icelandic musicians have played a combined 880 concerts abroad so far this year compared to 1,400 during the entire 2013.