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Andri Mangnason

Andri Snær Magnason is one of Iceland’s most celebrated young writers. He has written novels, poetry, plays, short stories, essays and CD’s before directing the documentary Dreamland (2009). His work has been published or performed in more than 25 countries. His novel, LoveStar was chosen “Novel of the year” by Icelandic booksellers in 2002, it received the DV Literary Award and a nomination to the Icelandic Literary Prize. His children’s book, The Story of the Blue Planet, was the first children’s book to receive the Icelandic Literary Prize and has been published in 18 countries. The Story of the Blue Planet received the Janusz Korczak Honorary Award 2000 and the West Nordic Children’s Book Prize 2002. The play from the story was performed on the main stage of LKTYP in Toronto in 2005. Andri has collaborated with various artists, such as the band múm and he was one of the organizers of the Nattura concert in Reykjavik 2008 with Björk and Sigurros. Andri was vice-president of The Icelandic Writers Union, he is a board member of The Culture House in Reykjavík and has been active in the fight against the destruction of the Icelandic Highlands. His book – Dreamland – a Self Help Manual for a Frightened Nation takes on these issues. Dreamland has been published in English and is now a feature length documentary film. Andri was born in Reykjavik where he lives with his wife and four children.

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Dreamland

$24.95 | 89 minutes

(2009) - Director, Writer

Icelandic politicians and businesses try to lure aluminum production to the island country. &hellip…

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Dreamland - ON DEMAND

$3.99 | 89 minutes

(2009)

Icelandic politicians and businesses try to lure aluminum production to the island country. &hellip…

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Dreamland - DOWNLOAD

$11.99 | 89 minutes

(2009)

Icelandic politicians and businesses try to lure aluminum production to the island country. &hellip…

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