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15.03.14 "Language of light"
Among projects in development is a new documentary on Lighthouses in Iceland, now heading for prep and shooting later this year.
01.02.13. Our films available in all territories
Three of Passport's films are now available here with subtitles - English & German.
20.10.12. SM on VOD
Small Mountain (Heidin) is now available on VOD (Iceland only).
29.03.12. North West - review
See latest review on North West here - from Iceland Review.
04.10.11. 66°23 North West out on DVD
1. and 2. part of 66°23 North West is in shops from the 13. october 2011. Distributed by Samfilm. A total of 160 min, the DVD includes 60 min of previously unseen material. See trailer here.
04.05.11. 66°23 North West, international title
66°23 North West, The Day of The Avalanche, is the international title of North West. The 2nd part is currently in production to be completed this fall. The seria is due on DVD by the end of this year, but the 1st part can be seen in various 'spec' screenings this summer in Reykjavik cinema with English subtitles.
01.09.10. North West set for October release
Einar Thor's documentary, North West, is set for release in Reykjavik on the 22. of October. The feature documentary will be accompanied by an hour long 2nd part for TV and DVD release.
28.08.10. Small Mountain goes India again
Again in India, Small Mountain will be screened in New Delhi in September and in Mumbay in October as part of "Focus on Icelandic Films", arranged by the Icelandic Embassy in India. The film was previously screened at the 5th India International Women Film Festival - male voices - last year.
20.02.10. UK´s Clash Magazine reports
Clash Magazine reports on the state of Iceland´s film industry with interview with few local film makers, including Small Mountain director Einar Thor, see here.
19.01.10. Small Mountain in Berlin and North West "goes facebook"
11.11.09. North West in editing. Delhi festival site up and running
North West is set to complete shooting this year and editing as well of its first part, in January 2010. One of Small Mountain's destination this year, India International Women Film Festival, has now the festival's website up and running, see here.
26.10.09. Small Mountain: India and the latest review
The 5th India International Women Film Festival has confirmed its selection of Small Mountain, to be screened and competing in "Male Voices", during their festival days this coming December in New Delhi. Passport Pictures is pleased to take part in this special event. See also a new comprehensive and kind review in icelandonscreen.
18.08.09. Small Mountain: Italy, Berlin, USA and Variety
Heidin, Small Mountain, will be screened between the 9th and the 14th of November in Terni, Italy, during an exciting festival you can look up here. Other screenings are set at Kulturhus Berlin and Parkway Theatre Minnesota this November. In December at Scandinavia House, New York, Heidin is the last film to be screened in a 10-film Icelandic Film Retrospective to celebrate The Icelandic Film Fund's 30th anniversary, films made from the year 1979. See also complement in Variety's review.
09.05.09. "Heidin" in China
Small Mountain will be screened at The Shanghai International Film Festival in the "International Panorama" section starting June the 13th 2009. Director Einar Thor with members of cast and crew will attend the event, which is the first A-list festival Small Mountain visits as an Officially Selected film. See snapshots from the visit on the film's facebook site after the festival.
20.04.09. Filming and editing "North West"
North West, the documentary, is now preparing for final shooting in the summer for few days, a rough cut looks promising and final cut is expected in the fall. A new trailer will be available here on the site early August.