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Óskar Jónasson // Iceland, 1992
Fiction Feature // FF2011



Axel drives a big American car, works at a petrol station and lives in a small room in his mother’s flat. His sister Mæja has lots of friends and loves going to nightclubs and parties. One day she accidentally takes the remote control her mother needs for watching tv with her. When Axel follows her to retrieve it, he experiences Reykjavik’s nightlife at its worst. He becomes involved with ruthless criminals, breaks into the sleaziest nightclub, drives way over the speed limit, kidnaps people and is kidnapped himself.


Óskar Jónasson (*1963) became known in Germany with his thriller Reykjavík - Rotterdam, which was the Icelandic Oscar® entry in 2009.


Sódóma Reykjavík

Fiction Feature


Island Deluxe//FF2011



90 min


Óskar Jónasson

Óskar Jónasson

Eggert Thorleifsson, Björn Jörundur Fridbjörnsson, Helgi Björnsson, Margrét H. Gústavsdóttir

Jón Ólafsson

Sigurður Sverrir Pálsson

Valdís Óskarsdóttir

Sigurjón Kjartansson

Moli ehf., Skífan; Íslenska Útvarpsfélagið

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