Best new Icelandic Movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best Icelandic movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Grímur Hákonarson, Rúnar Rúnarsson & Dagur Kári Iceland's biggest directors?

Like the country itself, movies from this snowy and icy island are almost always intriguing. Admirable, for a country with only a 300.000 residents!

New Icelandic movies in 2018

Top movies up for release in 2018


    Best Icelandic movies of 2017

    Top rated 2017 Icelandic movies

    • Bokeh

      DIRECTOR: Geoffrey Orthwein & Andrew Sullivan
      CAST: Maika Monroe Matt O'Leary Arnar Jónsson

      A young American couple takes a romantic trip to Iceland. So far so good, until they wake up one morning and find out the entire population is gone and they appear to be the ones left on the island... Read more

      RATING: 84/100

      RELEASE DATE: March 24th, 2017

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    Best Icelandic movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

    2010's best rated Icelandic movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

    • Vonarstræti

      DIRECTOR: Baldvin Zophoníasson
      CAST: Hera Hilmar Thor Kristjansson Þorsteinn Bachmann

      The plot follows three different stories, each depicting a life of a different individual independent of other two but their destinies cross paths and the stories get... Read more

      RATING: 74/100

      RELEASE DATE: August 10th, 2014

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    • Málmhaus

      DIRECTOR: Ragnar Bragason
      CAST: Thora Bjorg Helga Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir

      A young girl, grieving for her brother in her solitude seeks succor in the shades of dark metal music, invoking in her a pursuit of novice dreams of becoming a rock-star. Read more

      RATING: 71/100

      RELEASE DATE: March 20th, 2015

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    • Hross í oss

      DIRECTOR: Benedikt Erlingsson
      CAST: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson Charlotte Bøving Johann Pall Oddson

      The story is based on a beautiful countryside community of Iceland where an unusual depiction of love and bonding between horses and humans is highlighted through the... Read more

      RATING: 69/100

      RELEASE DATE: March 11th, 2015

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    • Djúpið

      DIRECTOR: Baltasar Kormákur
      CAST: Ólafur Darri Ólafsson Stefán Hallur Stefánsson Joi Johannsson

      The story depicts true events of a courageous survival; a fisherman's boat capsizes in the middle of freezing oceanic waters. Read more

      RATING: 67/100

      RELEASE DATE: May 21st, 2013

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    • París Norðursins

      DIRECTOR: Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson
      CAST: Björn Thors Helgi Björnsson Nanna Kristín Magnúsdóttir

      Hugi is withdrawn far from the bustle of civilization and he loves his life as a teacher in a remote corner of Iceland but when his estranged father pays him a visit all... Read more

      RATING: 65/100

      RELEASE DATE: October 10th, 2014

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