Reykjavik Rotterdam (DVD)
This is the original of the 2012 Contraband hit movie with Mark Wahlberg!
See the trailer here...
A film by: Oskar Jonasson.
Screenplay by: Arnaldur Indridason & Oskar Jonasson
Main cast: Baltasar Kormákur and Ingvar E. Sigurdsson
Reykjavik-Rotterdam was released in Iceland October 3rd 2008. The Leading roles in this triller are held by Baltasar Kormákur and Ingvar E. Sigurdsson, written by Arnaldur Indridason along with the director Oskar Jonasson.
At the EDDA Awards in November 2008 the film received 5 Awards.
- Director of the year: Oskar Jonasson
- Screenplay of the year: Arnaldur Indridason and Oskar Jonasson
- Editor of the year: Elisabet Ronaldsdottir
- Sound design of the year: Kjartan Kjartansson
- Music: Bardi Johannsson
Like a fish on a dry land, Kristofer is stuck in a dull everyday routine, working as a security guard. He got fired from the freight ship he worked on, when he was caught smuggling alcohol. Faced with money problems, he is tempted to accept the help of his friend, Steingrimur, who manages to pull some strings to get his old job back. He decides to take his chances one last time on a tour to Rotterdam.
Region 2 DVD