Ásdís Thoroddsen, 26.02.1959. Born in Reykjavík.CURRICULUM VITAE
Education:1978 : Graduated from Menntaskólinn vi Hamrahlí, modern languages.
Films: (Author and director):1992 : "Ingaló", 35 mm, feature, 100 min.
"Óskir Skara", video, 15 min. Acted.
2002 : "Heimsljós" as one of "Ten Laxness films". Digital, 5 min. Acted.
Prod.: Gjóla ehf for Tundra Film ehf.
2006 : Manuscript for a documentary on the Nordic wooden boats. Together with Árni Páll Jóhannsson.A work in process.
Plays: (Author/ and director):2003 : "A True Story", radio play about the Massacre of the Spaniards 1615. Prod: RÚV.
2006 : "An Evening with Ódó", radio play. Prod: RÚV. Director: Ásdís Thoroddsen2007 : "Grandmother Devil". Will be in the National Theatre 2008.
Other Work:1979 - 2001 : Assistant (A.D., continuity, camera assistant) in 12 features, 4 of them were German films, 1 American . Shorts not counted.
1983 : The main role Sandra in the feature "Skilabo_ til Söndru". Prod.: Umbi s/f, Dir.: Kristín Pálsdóttir.1993-2002 : Director in 13 radio plays by Icelandic and foreign authors in the Radio Theater of the Icelandic State Radio, RÚV.
2004-2005 : Curator of the museum Minjasafn Egils Ólafssonar, Örlygshöfn.2006 - 2007 : Head of the Icelandic Film School.