Screenwriters Famous Screenwriters from Iceland

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List of notable or famous screenwriters from iceland, with bios and photos, including the top screenwriters born in iceland and even some popular screenwriters who immigrated to iceland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous iceland screenwriters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These screenwriters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known screenwriter from iceland is included when available.

Baltasar Kormákur and Friðrik Þór Friðriksson are included in this list.

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Ágúst Guðmundsson is an Icelandic film director and screenwriter. He studied French, Icelandic in Reykjavík and filmmaking at the National Film School in London. He has made many popular Icelandic films that have also been translated into other languages. His 1998 film The Dance was entered into the ...more

Age: 69

Birthplace: Reykjavik, Iceland

Profession: Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Editor, Actor, + more

Credits: The Seagull's Laughter, War Below Zero, Outlaw: The Saga of Gisli, Nonni and Manni, On Top, + more

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Arni Asgeirsson is a film director, screenwriter, and an actor. ...more

Age: 45

Birthplace: Reykjavik, Iceland

Profession: Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

Credits: Undercurrent, Thicker than Water, P.S.

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Baltasar Kormákur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Iceland
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Baltasar Kormákur Samper is an Icelandic actor, theater and film director, and film producer. He is known professionally as Baltasar Kormákur. He is best known for directing the films 101 Reykjavík, Hafið, A Little Trip to Heaven, a film based on the book Mýrin by Arnaldur Indriðason, Contraband, ...more

Age: 51

Birthplace: Reykjavik, Iceland

Profession: Theatre Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

Credits: 2 Guns, Contraband, 101 Reykjavík, Reykjavík-Rotterdam, Jar City, + more

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Bjarni Gautur is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Iceland
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Bjarni Gautur is a film producer, cinematographer, film editor,screen writer, film director, actor, and voice actor,musician and artist. ...more

Age: 28

Birthplace: Reykjavik, Iceland

Profession: Musician, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Film Editor, + more

Credits: Undercurrent, The Deep, Knight of the Living Dead

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