Reviews

Reviews

Welcome to Iceland Review Online's review section. Here we cover current art exhibitions, new Icelandic films, recently released albums by Icelandic musicians and new Icelandic or Iceland-related novels.

Festivals

Books

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Books

Burial Rites

A teenage Hannah Kent first visited Iceland on a Rotary Exchange. It must have had a profound...

Books

Blue Eyed Pop

From accordion kings to Ásgeir, by way of Icelandic Beatles and sweaty ‘Sveitaballs,’ Dr. Gunni...

Films

Film

Living with Lava

Icelanders recount their experiences with three of Iceland’s infamous volcanoes in this award-...

Film

Baltasar’s Big Guns

Icelandic director Baltasar Kormákur’s latest movie 2 Guns shot straight to the top of the box...

Music

Art