The Matrix Directors to Shoot Series in Iceland

Iceland Matrix

Filmmaker siblings Lana and Andy Wachowski, who wrote and directed the The Matrix trilogy, Cloud Atlas and V for Vendetta, among other films, have announced that Iceland will be one of the filming locations for their new television series,Sense8.

Shooting will take place in Iceland from August 26 to September 6 and Eskimo-Casting is looking for Icelandic extras to take part in the project, Fréttablaðiðreports.

“We’re looking for people of the ages 18-70 of all types and sizes and no acting experience is necessary. We are also looking for people experienced with nursing or medicine, as well as classic musicians,” said Andrea Brabin, owner of Eskimo.

via IcelandReview.com

Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.