Toronto based Cinemavault has acquired XL for Worldwide sales and will be representing the film at the upcoming Berlin Film Market as well as other upcoming Film Festivals. Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for screeners.
The Edda Awards (Iceland’s Film and Television Awards) were announced today and XL received 11 Nominations: Best Film (Producers: Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Gudmundur Óskarsson, Marteinn Thorsson and Ragnheidur Erlingsdóttir) Best Director (Marteinn Thorsson) Best Screenplay (Gudmundur Óskarsson & Marteinn Thorsson) Best Actor in a Leading Role (Ólafur Darri Ólafsson) Best Actress in a Leading Role […]
XL is now live on Amazon in the US. Thanks to our partners, Roger Jackson and Philipp Seul @ KinoNation. Snorri Ásmundsson as the mysterious artist Antonius, in Marteinn Thorsson’s XL.
XL, which won Olafur Darri Olafsson (The Secret Life of Walter Mitty) the Best Actor honours in Karlovy Vary this summer, will be released in the US with the help of VOD aggregator Kinonation. The first platform will be on Hulu and the filmmakers are very excited about this opportunity to be a part of […]
XL HAS BEEN INVITED TO A FEW FESTIVALS SEPTEMBER Helsinki International Film Festival (Director Thorsson attending) Calgary International Film Festival (North American Premiere) OCTOBER Vancouver International Film Festival A German Festival We Can’t Announce Yet (Director Thorsson attending) Bergen International Film Festival NOVEMBER A European Island Film Festival We Can’t Announce Yet (Director Thorsson attending) Scanorama […]
You can read the whole review here. But reviewer Swarez sums it up thus: “XL is an ugly film, a dirty film, a film that you almost need to take a shower after wallowing in all the filth within. It’s not a film for everyone, for sure, but it’s above all a good film. Seek it […]
Icelandic XL And Danish Moon Rider Compete In Karlovy Vary 07.06.2013 The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) has just announced the main programme for its 48th edition unspooling June 28-July 6, 2013 and two Nordic films have been selected: Iceland’s feature film XL by Marteinn Thorsson (pictured) will be vying for the Crystal Globe […]
Screen International Variety
The feature film XL has been selected for the main competition at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. The festival will take place in the Czech Republic from June 28 – July 6. The festival is one of the oldest film festivals in the world. In 2007 the Icelandic film Jar City received the festival‘s main prize, the Crystal Globe. […]
Teaser Posters for XL Revealed These great posters are by our fantastic designer Magnús Elvar Jónsson (with photos by Bergsteinn Björgúlfsson and Marteinn Thorsson). Enjoy.