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November 9, 2016

A liitle windy, but dry by the time we got to the docks, it was off early Tuesday to Viðey for filming of some scripted sequences for Atlantis, Iceland.

An interview with Guðjón Rúnarsson about the Icelandic GFC bank crisis, then to the Residence for a little late after...

November 8, 2016

First stop Monday morning was the studios of 365 miðlar to interview Kristján Már Unarson, the TV reporter who had made the 2015 TV report on the search for the girls in the opening sequence of Sans Soleil. We also gave Álfheiður a short trial as a newsreader – you nev...

November 7, 2016

Sunday morning in Reykjavík – a leisurely sleep-in for a few hours before surfacing to face the mid-day? That would definitely be not Living Not Beige Films and not Altantis Iceland!

Despite the early morning finish, by 9:30 we were on the road again heading o...

November 6, 2016

The early morning finish Saturday had to be backed up Saturday proper with an iterview with Henny María Frímannsdóttir, who carries responsibility for the Airwaves festival. Given that we were in the midst of the festival, it was extremely generous of Henny to give us...

November 5, 2016

It was back to kindy to start day 8. Well, back to the kindergarten Teitur Magnússon went to as a child, for an acoustic performance before the current group of kids and then an interview. We’d love to have filmed the happy smiling faces of the chidren, but a strict co...

November 4, 2016

Day 7 kicked off with Hulli and Jono – Icetralia. For anyone who doesn’t know, these 2 guys are a briliantly funny pair with an ever increasingly wide audience for their weekly podcast on things Icelandic and Australian. We had the privilege of interviewing the guys an...

November 2, 2016

Day 6 gave us the first Airwaves performances and our first live music recordings. But it was always going to be dominated by the intriguing possibility of getting John Lydon on film. Did we? Well, of course we did because this is #AtlantisIceland with @LivingNotBeigeF...

November 2, 2016

Today was was always going to be a big day. It was Airwaves pass collection day and we had interviews scheduled with 3 high profile Icelandic identities in the music industry, politics and business. All were women, underlining the greater degree of equality that is one...

November 1, 2016

First port of call on day 4 was the Sagafilm offices for an interview with Asgrimur Sverrisson, maker of the current worldwide release Reykjavík. Asgrimur had read that the film Sans Soleil had been voted 3rd best documentary of all time and that it had a iconic openin...

October 31, 2016

Lucky Records was the destination for the first activity on Day 3. It was there we were to meet Dr Gunni – Gunnar Lárus Hjálmarsson – musician, chronicler of the history of punk music in Iceland, author of Blue Eyed Pop – the history of popular music in Iceland (a...

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