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Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village

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Cozy little theater

I was on a tour, and our tour guide's husband is the filmaker (and she the scriptwriter). Ourr... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susie B
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San Jose, California
Great way to see the lights in poor weather!

Very relaxing, candle lit, warm place to watch beautifully made films of Iceland and learn more... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
lawday
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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At The Cinema, Old Harbour Village No2, are shown quality Icelandic nature films; volcanoes, northern lights, flora and fauna. The Cinema is located in the loft of an old fishermen´s dwellings, where the fishermen used to mend their nets, tar their...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on a tour, and our tour guide's husband is the filmaker (and she the scriptwriter). Ourr group went one evening, and I really loved the cozy atmosphere of the theater and the films were great. Very interesting and very high quality. Also loved...More

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cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Suzie B, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed the visit and liked our films - and meeting our Eddie the Cinema dog. Eddie is at the Cinema most days...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Very relaxing, candle lit, warm place to watch beautifully made films of Iceland and learn more about the island. A warm welcome from the owner (and his dog) on our first day of arrival with rain and cold outside.

Thank lawday
cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you lawday for coming for a visit to our Cinema - and taking the time to write this good review! We are were happy to hear that you enjoyed the visit and liked our films. Many thanks - and welcome again! The Cinema staff

Reviewed 2 February 2018

What a treat to spend time with Valdimar and Bryndis enjoying their infectious enthusiasm for their wonderful and exciting homeland. Both have spent their lives sharing with visitors the spectacular vistas that excel all over Iceland. The Cinema No2 is a cosy relief from the...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This cinema is perfect. Gorgeous, cosy, candle lit space with sweets and drinks for sale. The docs are really interesting. The owner is lovely, friendly man. Small dog sits on your knee to keep you warm ❤

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cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you so much for coming to our Cinema - and for taking the time to write such fabulous review. Most of all we are happy to hear that your enjoyed the visit. Welcome back anytime, The Cinema staff - and Eddie The Cinema dog!

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We saw the short films of Eyjafjallajokull and Chasing the Northern Lights. The manager is also the photographer, informative on all Icelandic geological issues, photography and local history. Evocative, dramatic with views which it would not be possible for the public to get. The Cinema...More

Thank Susan L
cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hello Susan L, thank you so much for visiting us at The Cinema and taking time to write a review - and such a good one! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the visit and our films - and that Valdimar managed...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Loved it. Spectacular films... cosy and intimate setting. An absolute must when in this beautiful country! Well done to filmmaker and owner. Very, very impressed!!More

Thank Conor H
cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Conor H, thank you very much for coming to The Cinema and taking time to write this very good review! Filmmaking is the owner´s way of life and it is very encouraging when people truly enjoy his works. Hope you will come again and...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We watched two movies, about the northern lights and the volcanic eruptions in beautiful Iceland , with the film maker and his wife, who is a travel guide! The atmosphere is warm and cozy, the films are fantastic! Not to be missedMore

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cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you so much Tamara A, for coming to our Cinema - and taking the time to write such a nice review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us - and hopefully you learned something useful about our country that...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Only a few blocks from the center of town and right near the harbor is this charming, homey theater run by a gifted and well known Icelandic professional Film maker. Each of several short films is beautifully made, informative and gorgeous. This is the perfect...More

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cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Dear Chatty, thank you so much for visiting our Cinema - and taking the time to write such a good and encouraging review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our films - welcome back, The Cinema staff

Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had a busy day walking the city and ran across this cinema near the water. The lady inside was so nice. We were there a little early than the scheduled showing, but she let my daughter and I watch the video of the Northern...More

Thank Susan F
cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Susan, it was a pleasure receiving you and your daughter at our Cinema. I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed the visit. Hope the rest of your journey was a success. Welcome back, Bryndís - and Eddie the Cinema dog

Reviewed 2 October 2017

I really enjoyed the aura of the space and his obvious passion for film-making. We found the film very informative and inspiring; it was nice to enjoy such a piece in comfortable surroundings and well-balanced space. Highly recommended.More

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cinemalover, Manager at Cinema No. 2 at the Old Harbour Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you very much Alex M for taking the time to write such a nice review about your visit to our Cinema. And we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience and our films. Welcome again anytime! The Cinema staff - and...More

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Melissa L
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The film about Eyjafjallajökull is 13 minutes long. Regards, The Cinema staff
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