Tag Archive | Iceland

Pierce Brosnan Joins Will Ferrell in ‘EUROVISION’ Film

Pierce Brosnan Joins Will Ferrell in ‘EUROVISION’ Film

Netflix has confirmed that Pierce Brosnan is joining the cast of the film ‘EUROVISION’.   He will star as Erick Erickssong – Icelandic musician Lars Erickssong’s father, and the most handsome man in Iceland!   The film is currently in production in the UK and Iceland. When aspiring musicians, Lars Erickssong (Will Ferrell) and Sigrit Ericksdottir (Rachel […]

Iceland: Intersex children at risk while without new protection, activist says

Iceland: Intersex children at risk while without new protection, activist says

The future health of Iceland’s intersex children has been put at risk with the removal of protections from a draft law that promotes transgender rights, the country’s leading intersex activist said on Tuesday. An article in the draft Bill on Act on Sexual and Gender Autonomy, expected to come before the Icelandic Parliament this month, […]

Film: Black comedy ‘Under The Tree’ to open at IFI Cinemas 10th Aug

Film: Black comedy ‘Under The Tree’ to open at IFI Cinemas 10th Aug

The Icelandic quirky comedy Under The Tree, directed by Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson, will open in the Irish Film Institute on Friday 10th August with tickets going on sale on Monday 6th August.  When Baldwin and Inga’s next-door neighbours complain that a tree in their backyard casts a shadow over their sundeck, what starts off as […]

Iceland: Bears on Ice – 30th Aug to 2nd Sept 2018

Iceland: Bears on Ice – 30th Aug to 2nd Sept 2018

BEARS ON ICE, Iceland´s only event for bears and friends, kicks off August 30th, and takes over the local gay scene for 4 days.  Tickets for the 2018 event are now available, and if you´re planning to attend and get your hands on the Full Event Pass, you better act fast as the Full Event […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine March 2017 Edition – FREE!

Out Now! EILE Magazine March 2017 Edition – FREE!

Welcome to the March issue of EILE Magazine! We have a jam-packed EILE issue for you this month. Our musical guests for March are LA based band, Sleeplust, Irish singer/songwriter Elaine May, Portugal The Man, Charli XCX, trans-fronted band Stunt Lover, and Paul Middleton, who has just released a new single, Hanging In There. Brian Rochford […]

Saturday Serenade: Ólafur Arnalds – Near Light

Ólafur Arnalds is a BAFTA-winning multi-instrumentalist and producer from Mosfellsbær in Iceland. Mixing strings and piano with loops and edgy beats, Ólafur has created a unique cross-over from ambient/electronic to pop in his music. Here, he performs a live version of his beautiful track, Near Light, which was recorded at his own apartment in Reykjavík. […]

Ontario: First Elected Female & Openly Lesbian Premier

Ontario: First Elected Female & Openly Lesbian Premier

In what can only be described as a double first in Ontario, Canada, just before their hosting of WorldPride (starting on June 20th) the first female premier, who also happens to be openly lesbian, was elected. This is also a first for the Commonwealth. Kathleen Wynne (aged 61) the Liberal leader, emerged as a clear […]