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The nominees for Iceland’s Edda Awards 2017

The nominees for Iceland’s film awards, the Edda’s, have now been announced. The feature films Heartstone received the most nominations with sixteen and thirteen respectively.

The winners will be announced on the 26th of February.

Here are the nominees:

Feature film

The Oath – RVK Studios

Heartstone – Join Motion Pictures

The Together Project – Zik Zak Filmworks


Director

Baltasar KormákurThe Oath

Gudmundur Arnar GudmundssonHeartstone

Sólveig AnspachThe Together Project

Actor in a Leading Role

Baldur EinarssonHeartstone

Blær HinrikssonHeartstone

Snorri EngilbertssonIn Front of Others

Actress in a Leading Role

Diljá ValsdóttirHeartstone

Hera HilmarsdóttirThe Oath

Margrét VilhjálmsdóttirCruelty


Actor in a Supporting Role

Gísli Örn Gardarsson – The Oath

Pétur Jóhann SigfússonThe Mayor

Sveinn Ólafur GunnarssonHeartstone

Actress in a Supporting Role

Nanna Kristín MagnúsdóttirHeartstone

Nína Dögg FilippusdóttirHeartstone

Svandís Dóra EinarsdóttirIn Front of Others

TV Fiction

The Mayor – RVK Studios

Ligeglad – Filmus

TV

The Mayor

Leitin ad upprunanum

Ligeglad­

Trapped

Documentary

Inside a Volcano: The Rise of Icelandic Football – Purkur and Klikk Productions

Keep Frozen – Helga Rakel Rafnsdóttir

Ransacked – P/E Productions

Short Film

Secret– Northern Vision

Litla Stund hjá Hansa – Eythór Jóvinsson and Arcus

CUBS– Askja Films

Screenplay

Ólafur Egill Egilsson and Baltasar Kormákur – The Oath

Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson – Heartstone

Anna Svava Knútsdóttir, Arnór Pálmi and Vignir Rafn Valthórsson – Ligeglad

Cinematography

Óttar Gudnason – The Oath

Bergsteinn Björgúlfsson – In Front of Others

Sturla Brandth Grøvlen – Heartstone

Editing

Sigvaldi J. Kárason – The Oath

Valdís Óskarsdóttir – In Front of Others

Anne Østerud and Janus Billeskov Jansen – Heartstone

Music

Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson – Baskavígin: The Slaying of the Basque Whalers

Hildur Gudnadóttir – The Oath

Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen – Heartstone

Special Effects

Pétur Karlsson and Dadi Einarsson – The Oath

Elmar Bragi Einarson and Jökull Thór Sigthórsson – LightAge

Nicolas Heluani – Ordbragd

Costumes

Steinunn Sigurdardóttir – The Oath

Helga I. Stefánsdóttir – In Front of Others

Helga Rós V. Hannam – Heartstone

Special Makeup Effects

Ragna Fossberg and Heimir Sverrisson – The Oath

Heba Thorisdottir – The Hateful Eight

Kristín Júlla Kristjánsdóttir – Heartstone

Sound

Huldar Freyr Arnarson – The Oath

Björn Viktorsson and Huldar Freyr Arnarson – In Front of Others

Peter Schultz – Heartstone

Production design

Heimir Sverrisson, Atli Geir Grétarsson and Páll Hjaltason – The Oath

Hulda Helgadóttir – Heartstone

Drífa Ármannsdóttir and Marie Le Garrec – The Together Project

Children‘s or Teen Show

Stundin okkar – RÚV

Krakkafréttir – RÚV

Ævar vísindamadur – RÚV

News or Interview Show

Á flótta – RÚV

Kastljós – RÚV.

Leitin ad upprunanum – Stöð 2

Lifestyle Show

Ferdastiklur– RÚV

Rætur– RÚV

Ævar vísindamadur – RÚV.

Culture Show

Eydibýli – RÚV

Med okkar augum – Sagafilm

Rapp í Reykjavík – Stöð 2

TV Personality

Ævar Thór Benediktsson

Andri Freyr Hilmarsson

Brynja Thorgeirsdóttir

Helgi Seljan

Sigrún Ósk Kristjánsdóttir

 

Entertainment Show

Áramótaskaup 2016 – RVK Studios

Eddan – engri lík – RÚV

Ordbragd – RÚV

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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.