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Haukur M. Hrafnsson

Haukur M is an Icelandic filmmaker who produced and directed his first feature film (Ó)eðli, 1999. He financed this film by working as a fisherman in the North Atlantic. The film got national distribution in cinemas and television. In 2003 he produced and directed his second feature "1.apríll" / "April fools" with the support and patronage of who he calls the father of Icelandic cinema; Friðrik Þór Friðriksson.
For the last 3 years Haukur has been studying film directing along with his wife Ásta Júlía Guðjónsdóttir who is studying cinematography, in the Polish National Filmschool. Haukur and Ásta work closely together and their award winning collaborative works have been very successfull at film festivals.
Haukur is a co-founder of NUR, an indiependent production company, he works there as Creative Producer and Director.

Short film credits


Boat Town

Poland | Jan 2013 | 25:15
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