Faroese (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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The Birdcatcher's Son (2019)

104 min | Drama

Plot Summary It's the late 1800's and the birdcatcher Esmar and his wife Johanna are trying to survive on the harsh dramatic cliffs of the Faroe Islands. Local law dictates that unless they... See full summary »

Director: Richard Hobert | Stars: Rudi Køhnke, Vígdis Eliesersdóttir Hentze Bjørck, Livia Millhagen, Hedda Rehnberg

Votes: 168

Trom (2021– )

45 min | Crime | Active

After a missing animal rights activist is found amid a local whale hunt, journalist Hannis Martinsson risks his own skin on the trail of a spectacular story, sending shock waves through the isolated island community of the Faroes.

Stars: Maria Rich, Ulrich Thomsen

Snowland (2005)

142 min | Drama, Romance

In the snowy landscape of Lapland, a newly-widowed writer discovers the traces of a bygone love story through which she finds a way back to her own life.

Director: Hans W. Geissendörfer | Stars: Thomas Kretschmann, Julia Jentsch, Maria Schrader, Ulrich Mühe

Votes: 338

Barbara (1997)

143 min | Drama

Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a benefice, and meets the young Barbara, twice married to vicars, and with both husbands laid cold in the grave. Despite the ... See full summary »

Director: Nils Malmros | Stars: Anneke von der Lippe, Helene Egelund, Trond Høvik, Lars Simonsen

Votes: 499

Buzz Aldrin, hvor ble det av deg i alt mylderet? (2010– )

58 min | Drama

A man which is almost obsessed by being anonymous, and never the best in anything. Being second means that you are not noticed, forgotten, but still important as a human.

Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Bjarne Henriksen, Giggi Yazicioglu, Annfinnur Heinesen

Votes: 301

The Islands and the Whales (2016)

81 min | Documentary

The whale hunters of the Faroe Islands believe that hunting is vital to their way of life, but, when a local professor makes a grim discovery about the effects of marine pollution, environmental changes threaten their way of life forever.

Director: Mike Day

Votes: 202

Tsatsiki, Dad and the Olive War (2015)

95 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Tsatsiki's dad is forced to sell his beloved olive farm. Tsatsiki and his friends, Per-Hammar and Alva, has to find a way to save the olive farm from being sold to an evil corporation.

Director: Lisa James Larsson | Stars: Emrik Ekholm, Adam Gutniak, Sara Vilén, Liv Mjönes

Votes: 252

Land of Dreams (2019 Video)

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Director: Shirin Neshat | Stars: Sheila Vand, Monte Deer, Robert M. Deets, Shannon K. Dunn

Votes: 8

Pastoral Life (1984)

83 min | Comedy

The inventive scoundrels from New Life, Thor and Danny, return in this sequel with a new bag of tricks. Here they present themselves as experts on agriculture and hoax an unfortunate farmer... See full summary »

Director: Þráinn Bertelsson | Stars: Karl Ágúst Úlfsson, Eggert Þorleifsson, Hrafnhildur Valbjörnsdottir, Sigurður Sigurjónsson

Votes: 234

Dreams by the Sea (2017)

78 min | Drama

On an isolated island, Ester goes about her mundane life, quietly obeying her religious parents. One day the rebellious Ragna moves to town, and together they enjoy the summer nights, dreaming about something different, something better.

Director: Sakaris Stora | Stars: Juliett Nattestad, Helena Heðinsdóttir, Ása Pálsdóttir

Votes: 54

No Ill Will (2018)

21 min | Short, Drama

Elinborg accidentally runs into her friend Marita at the grocery store. The conversation is civil yet slightly awkward, as Elinborg has forgotten Marita's birthday. However, something else ... See full summary »

Director: Andrias Høgenni | Stars: Mariann Hansen, Sissal Drews Hjaltalin, Niels Dampe, Jóhan Herlon Jacobsen

Votes: 38

Bye Bye Bluebird (1999)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

After having lived for a number of year's abroad, the two friends Rannvá and Barba return for a visit to their native country, the Faroe Islands. They feel that they have outgrown the small... See full summary »

Director: Katrin Ottarsdóttir | Stars: Hildigunn Eyðfinsdóttir, Sigri Mitra Gaïni, Johan Dalsgaard, Elin K. Mouritsen

Votes: 505

Sum einglar vit falla (2014)

28 min | Short, Drama

'Falling Angels' is a Faroese romantic drama. The young Julia - the priest's daughter - falls in love with the beautiful Barbara, who just moved to the island. A story about forbidden love and the hard choices, it leads to.

Director: Maria Winther Olsen | Stars: Maria Winther Olsen, Elin Mørkøre Dalberg, Eyð Berghamar Jacobsen, Aksel Á Botni

Votes: 32

Disrupting Wine - The Life of an Entrepreneur (2020)

47 min | Documentary

Documentary about the founder of Vivino, Heini Zachariassen. Vivino has more than 44 million downloads worldwide and has its HQ in San Francisco.

Directors: Johan Rimestad, Rógvi Langgaard | Stars: Heini Zachariassen, Theis Søndergaard, Maibritt Juul Zachariassen, Barbara Heinadóttir Zachariassen

Votes: 46

Ludo (I) (2014)

71 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

A psychological drama taking place during a day and a night in the life of a young family living in a beautiful house by the sea in the village of Sandur in the Faroe Islands. At a first ... See full summary »

Director: Katrin Ottarsdóttir | Stars: Lea Blaaberg, Hjalmar E. Dam, Hildigunn Eyðfinsdóttir, Bárður Persson

Votes: 38

Ishtar Speaks (2019)

Fantasy

When a woman meets the ancient Babylonian goddess, Ishtar, in her dream, she embarks upon a journey to complete a lethal mission.

Director: Dena Rayne | Stars: Charles Biderman, Dena Rayne

Tropang trumpo (1992–1995)

Comedy

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Stars: Ogie Alcasid, Gelli de Belen, Michael V., Carmina Villaroel

Ramblers (2016)

Short, Thriller

After a stag night gone wrong. Dan and Marcus find themselves injured and marooned in the middle of nowhere, on an island they've never seen before and with no hope of escape.

Director: Hanus Johannessen | Stars: Christopher Sherwood, Will Turner Roden, Kristian Evaldsson, Petur Meinhard Ellebye Andersen

Votes: 7

Trøllabeiggi (2021)

30 min | Short, Drama

Once upon a time in the Faroe Islands, two lone brothers struggle to save the family farm and their relationship after the sudden loss of their older brother. - Inspired by true events.

Director: Gudmund Helmsdal | Stars: Búi Dam, Nicolaj Falck

The Colonial Effect

120 min | Documentary, History | Announced

An indepth look at the history & several countries throughout the world that were colonized by other countries/empires at different times in history & the result after the colonized countries were later abandoned/left to their own devices.

Director: Mick Merivel

Murderer on a White Horse (2016)

60 min | Documentary

East Jutland State Prison, 2008: Mariann Poulsen marries Peter Lundin, one of Denmarks most notorious murderers. At home Marianns boyfriend of ten years and their young daughter unknowingly... See full summary »

Director: Peter Hammer | Stars: Brandur Johansen, Mariann Poulsen, Tobias Schultz

Eivør: True Love (2013 Video)

21 min | Short

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Director: Heidrik á Heygum | Stars: Kjartan Hansen Geyti, Wiktor Strand Hansson, Tóri Lyager Jacobsen, Hilmar Joensen

Votes: 5

Happy Fucking New Year (2021)

Animation, Short, Thriller | Announced

When a suicidal cab driver picks up an ominous passenger, he comes face to face with a murderer that changes his fate.

Director: Rúni Djurhuus | Star: Høgni Canon

Atlantic Rhapsody - 52 myndir úr Tórshavn (1990)

80 min | Comedy, Drama

Presents a day in the life of a few inhabitants of Tórshavn in the Faroe Islands: A father and his daughter are having breakfast when the fire-brigade drive by. A woman and her child are ... See full summary »

Director: Katrin Ottarsdóttir | Stars: Erling Eysturoy, Elin K. Mouritsen, Páll Danielsen, Mikkjal Helmsdal

Votes: 50

Teitur STORYMUSIC

20 min | Documentary, Short | Completed

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Director: Kristian Sønderby | Stars: Teitur Lassen, Benjamin, Jónas Bloch Danielsen

Skuld (2014)

29 min | Short, Drama, Horror

A nurse is taking care of an elderly dying woman on a small island near Torshavn. An old repressed memory of the island resurfaces to haunt the nurse and, as the elderly lady's health deteriorates, so does the sanity of the nurse.

Director: Heidrik á Heygum | Stars: Runa A Heygum, Sofia Nolsøe Mikkelsen

Votes: 100

Koshk (2014)

13 min | Short, Drama, Family

In a desolate mountain landscape, an old woman carrying kindling on her shoulders suddenly faints. As she comes to, a young man appears. He reminds her of her son and helps her carry the ... See full summary »

Director: Abdulla Al Kaabi | Star: Amir Jadidi

The Ticket (III) (2015)

21 min | Short, Drama, History

'The Ticket' based on a true story. It is about a young Iranian woman explaining her actions in which that she had given her ticket numbers away at a government agency's waiting area. Her ... See full summary »

Directors: Donya Ziraksari, Frough Kamali-Pfarr | Stars: Sydney Abbate, Erik Beacham, Saneh Boothe, Carmen Dahlman

I Am Iran (2011)

50 min | Documentary

I AM IRAN takes you on an exquisite journey through the life of Professor Houshang Seyhoun - the most revered and prolific artist and architect in Iran. This fantastic tour brings to life ... See full summary »

Director: Majid Mahichi | Star: Houshang Seyhoun

Stina Karina (2015)

10 min | Short, Drama

Two young women are preparing for a party. All is set, and the only thing remaining is a choice of hairstyle. Faced with each other in the mirror, tension is running high and it only takes ... See full summary »

Director: Andrias Høgenni | Stars: Durita Dahl Andreassen, Mariann Hansen

Votes: 7

Ábyrgd (2020)

43 min | Short, Drama

Ró is being used as medicine by her mother, who is mentally ill. When Ró insists on taking her driver's license, she gets drawn to the fresh air, with no desire to return to her suffocating... See full summary »

Director: Katrin Joensen-Næs | Stars: Johanna Roos Slættanes, Ria Tórgarð, Noomi Kunoy Heradóttir, Hans Tórgarð

Ámæli (2016)

23 min | Short

Ámæli is about the old tradition of pilot whale hunting on Faroe Island. Trough one summer we follow three people, a whale hunter, fisherman and a musician. We experience the old traditions... See full summary »

Directors: Gudmund Sand, Haakon Sand

Eivør: Into the Mist (2016)

4 min | Short, Music

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Director: Heidrik á Heygum | Stars: Eivør Pálsdóttir, Kristina Jansdóttir Thomsen

Manden der fik lov at gå (1995)

60 min | Drama

A senior-citizen couple in the Faroe Islands get their boxed life invaded when young Swedish Maria is introduced to them by their daughter.

Director: Katrin Ottarsdóttir | Stars: Anneli Aeristos, Nora Bærentsen, Sverri Egholm, Hilmar Joensen

Votes: 16

Frávik (2017)

15 min | Short, Drama

In an alternative reality where some norms in the society are seen as a decease, we follow a journalist who is trying to complete a documentary.

Director: Maria Tórgarð | Stars: Hans Tórgarð, Torkil Tórgarð, Jákup Bernhard Brim Joensen, Anna Poulsen

Eivør - Verð Mín (2015)

5 min | Short, Music

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Director: Máni M. Sigfússon

Dalur (2016)

30 min | Short, Drama

A guilt-ridden taxi driver takes a desperate passenger to her destination. On the journey their fates collide and they both realize that they have to make a final sacrifice in order to be redeemed.

Director: Heidrik á Heygum | Stars: Kristina Sundar Hansen, Klæmint Henningsson Isaksen

Wünder Pitsa (2017)

5 min | Short, Comedy

Unemployed and lazy Martin, spends his days playing videogames at home. His mother, fed up with his unambitious lifestyle, forces him to get a job as a pizza delivery man for local pizza ... See full summary »

Director: Hanus Johannessen | Stars: Magni Joensen, Hanus Johannessen, Jógvan Woxnæs Olsen, Jógvan Vest

Algen: Ein unbekannter Rohstoff (2020 TV Movie)

53 min | Documentary

Algae - they pollute our beaches and contaminate our waters. But what if they were also the super substance of the future? What if they could replace oil and create a world without plastic ... See full summary »

Director: Almut Faass | Stars: Jérôme Arnaudis, Inka Bartsch, Peter Bieringer, Thomas Brück

Votes: 5

Ongin Konflikt (2012)

27 min | Short, Comedy, Crime

A comedy about gangsters in prohibition time. (in late 1920's or early 1930's.) The theme is greed for money and power. A greedy malicious boss. An apparently nice mistress. Two dim witted ... See full summary »

Director: Bjarki Thomsen | Stars: Rakul Bjarnason, Sasho Bjartsson, Gunnvør Brekkstein, Rúni Brockie

Hannis (1991)

Family

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Director: Katrin Ottarsdóttir

Paradox Found: Cuba

60 min | Documentary

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Director: Holly Morris

Súðbyrðingur saga báts (2011)

57 min | Documentary

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Director: Ásdís Thoroddsen

No One Can Achieve Perfection (2008)

85 min | Documentary, Biography

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Director: Katrin Ottarsdóttir | Stars: Hans Pauli Olsen, Hjördis Haack

Sigarett (2010)

12 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Heidrik á Heygum | Stars: Heidrik á Heygum, Brynjolfur á Heygum, Bjarni Lamhauge

Votes: 14

Pipp Papp Hey! (2019)

28 min | Family

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Stars: Jensina Olsen, Anna Fríða Magnussen, Jens-Kjeld Jensen, Rakel Helmsdal

Summarnátt (2012)

17 min | Short, Drama, Romance

Set in the barren nature of Faroe Islands, Summer Night is a sensitive coming of age film on girls and their relationships, marking the possible end of a platonic relationship and the beginning of deep-felt love.

Director: Sakaris Stora | Stars: Gwenael Akira Helmsdal Carré, Renata Jensen, Armgarð G. Mortensen, Jensina Olsen

Votes: 10

Hila ko si Noy (2016)

6 min | Short, Drama

A man finds a darkest solution to free him from his younger brother, Noy, who has a mental disorder.

Director: Dexter Paul De Jesus

1700 Metres from the Future (1990)

88 min | Documentary

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Director: Ulla Boje Rasmussen | Stars: Solberg Henriksen, Pauli Jacobsen, Petra Joensen, Hedith Mikkelsen

Votes: 6

Eivør - Brotin (2015)

4 min | Short, Music

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Director: Dávur Djurhuus | Star: Eivør Pálsdóttir

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