24.9. - 3.10.2020

Remote Control Iceland 1992 | 90 min | OV | Colour | FF 2011

Óskar Jónasson

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

rated for 0 + years

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.

Orig. Title: Sódóma Reykjavík
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Icelandic
Director: Óskar Jónasson
Screenplay: Óskar Jónasson
Cast: Eggert Thorleifsson, Björn Jörundur Fridbjörnsson, Helgi Björnsson, Margrét H. Gústavsdóttir
Producer: Jón Ólafsson
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Sigurjón Kjartansson
Director of Photography: Sigurður Sverrir Pálsson
Production Design:
Editor: Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
Printsource: Icelandic Film Centre | Icelandic Film Centre | Tungata 14 | 101 Reykjavik | Iceland | Phone: +354 562 35 80 | Email:
German Distributor:
World Sales:
Production: Moli ehf., Skífan; Íslenska Útvarpsfélagið


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