In recent years Iceland has been gaining a higher profile in the international film industry. Internationally acclaimed actors and directors have been working in Iceland with highly skilled local crews. Film in Iceland's main emphasis is to introduce Iceland as an interesting location for foreign film makers and the possibility of applying for reimbursements of 35% of the costs incurred in the production of films and television programs in Iceland.
Icelandic scenery and expert production service crews have played an important role in major films and TV programs. With a varied landscape that can inspire both mythical worlds and strange planets, Iceland can assume many roles.
See examples of the films shots in Iceland.