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Iceland’s Box Office up by 2.7 Percent

Movie ticket sales generated ISK 1.5 billion (USD 8.1 million, EUR 11.8 million) in 2012, an increase in revenue of 2.7 percent.

hafid_eftir_baltaFrom the film set of ‘Hafið’. Photo: Páll Stefánsson/Iceland Review.

Sam Mendes’ Skyfall topped the charts but Óskar Þór Axelsson’s Black’s Game (Svartur á leik) and Baltasar Kormákur’s The Deep (Djúpið) contributed to Icelandic films making up 10.5 percent of sales last year, as reported by

Admissions were, however, down by 4.3 percent, to 1.4 million tickets.


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