Faroese (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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Minecraft (2009 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Adventure, Family

Welcome to the world of Minecraft where you can build, brew potions, enchant your armor and tools and adventure other biomes. Visit the Nether, or even defeat the Ender Dragon in the End.

Director: Agnes Larsson

Votes: 9,018

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: Ulrich Thomsen, Maria Rich, Olaf Johannessen, Helena Heðinsdóttir

Skál (2021)

76 min | Documentary, Biography

Dania is 21 years old and from a Christian congregation in the Faroe Islands. She has just moved to Tórshavn and has become friends with Trygvi, a hip-hop artist who writes about the ... See full summary »

Directors: Cecilie Debell, Maria Tórgarð | Stars: Trygvi Danielsen, Dania O. Tausen

Votes: 26

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: 363

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: 273

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: 532

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: 197

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: 307

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: 35

Nordic by Nature - Michelin Stars (2021)

65 min | Documentary

"Michelin Stars - Nordic By Nature" is filmed in the Faroe Islands - an ancient microcosmos of exciting products, Nordic history, tales, 37 words for fog and even more for fermentation, a ... See full summary »

Director: Rasmus Dinesen | Star: Poul Andrias Ziska

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: 59

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: 213

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

Land of Dreams (2019 Video)


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

Votes: 9

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: 46

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: 43

Where Do We Go? (2021)

15 min | Short, Drama

A grieving woman heads into the mountains with no intention of returning but an encounter with an enigmatic woman changes everything.

Director: Barbara Lervig | Stars: Johanna Roos Slættanes, Kristina Sundar Hansen, Rókur Leivsson

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: 540


20 min | Documentary, Short | Completed

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

Drown (2020)

120 min | Drama

A film of a woman swimming in a pool is distributed through the internet. Now her husband and her brother are after finding the one who is responsible for that and taking revenge on him.

Director: Mohammad Kart

Skúla Scam (2020– )


Skúla scam or the English name School scam is about three kids who meet Peter, Sunshine, And Bob. When they arrive at the School is something wrong with it. Everything is broken. Rats are ... See full summary »

Stars: Tóki Jansson, Bergur Julian Jensen, Dina Fríða Poulsen, Juliett Nattestad

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

Votes: 7

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: 106

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: 18

Afghan Women Behind the Wheel (2009)

56 min | Documentary

The desire for freedom is basic to human nature all over the world. To obtain a driving license is becoming a key factor towards personal freedom for Afghan women. However, is the Afghan society prepared for women behind the wheel?

Director: Sahraa Karimi

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: 53

Illir Andar (2018)

75 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

It tells the story of a theater actor fighting with his own demons.

Director: Pablo Merín | Stars: Hjálmar Dam, Jákup Dahl Wardum, Annika Álofti

Votes: 5

Winter Morning (2014)

18 min | Short, Drama, Romance

Vetrarmorgun ('Winter Morning') is a story about Maria (Armgard G. Mortensen) and Birita (Helena Hedinsdottir) two girls in their early teens whose friendship has led them to a turning ... See full summary »

Director: Sakaris Stora | Stars: Helena Heðinsdóttir, Armgarð G. Mortensen, Jensina Olsen, Rasmus Samuelsen

Votes: 11

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: 8

Tropang trumpo (1992–1995)


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

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

Votes: 6

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: 248

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

Ishtar Speaks (2019)


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

Færøerne.dk (2003)

77 min | Documentary

A documentary about The Faroe Islands' relationship to Denmark and the negotiations about further Faroese self-government.

Director: Ulla Boje Rasmussen | Stars: Helena Dam á Neystabø, Jóannes Eidesgaard, Høgni Hoydal, Per Højgaard

Votes: 14

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: 52

Leif Is Live (2020)

4 min | Short

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Director: Dávur Djurhuus | Stars: Birita Adela, Dávur Djurhuus, Annfinnur Heinesen

Hey! (2016– )

25 min | Family

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Stars: Edvard Nyholm Debess, Jensina Olsen

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

Ævintýri á Norðurslóðum (1992)

89 min | Fantasy

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Directors: Marius Olsen, Katrin Ottarsdóttir, Kristín Pálsdóttir | Stars: Edda Heidrún Backman, Bessi Bjarnason, Arnar Jónsson, Guðmar Pétursson

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

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: 6

Týr: Land (Live at Wacken 2007) (2008 Video)

47 min | Music

Bonus DVD with the live performance at Wacken Open Air festival 2007.

Director: Ronald Matthes | Stars: Heri Joensen, Terji Skibenæs, Kári Streymoy, Gunnar Thomsen

Mítt Rúm (2012)

23 min | Short

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Director: Heidrik á Heygum | Stars: Hjálmar Dam, Sámal H. Hansen, Heini R. á Heygum, Maria R. á Heygum

Behind Closed Chadors

60 min | Documentary | Completed

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Director: Holly Morris

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

A Line a Day Must Be Enough! (2008)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

"Ein regla um dagin má vera nokk!" (aka A Line A Day Must Be Enough!) is a portrait of the Faroese poet, painter and performance artist Tóroddur Poulsen (born 1957). He has been a ... See full summary »

Director: Katrin Ottarsdóttir | Star: Tóroddur Poulsen

Tre blink mod vest (1992)

55 min | Documentary

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Director: Ulla Boje Rasmussen

Tyggigummi (2019)

5 min | Short, Comedy

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Director: Gudmund Helmsdal | Star: Búi Dam

Eina (2013)

12 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Andrias Høgenni | Stars: Beinta Clothier, Kári Mouritsen, Annika Álofti

Votes: 6

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