the valtari mystery film experiment


sigur rós have given a dozen filmmakers the same modest budget and asked them to create videos for their new album valtari. the filmmakers have complete creative freedom, the band completely unaware of what to expect. read more


film #1: ég anda by ragnar kjartansson


director's comments

"first useful pop video in history. file under: educational." - ragnar kjartansson


ragnar kjartansson

ragnar kjartansson has been experimenting with elements of visual art, music, and theater and considers himself mainly a performance artist. his pieces are characterized by the play between contradictory feelings - sorrow and happiness, horror and beauty, drama and humor. kjartansson represented iceland at the 2009 venice biennale

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