Rotterdam Films

Rijneke & van Leeuwaarden

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January 26, 2010


Icelandic smuggling film by Oskar Jonasson. Adapted from a book by Iceland’s most famous crime novelist, Arnaldur Indridason, who co-wrote the screenplay. Feature Reykjavik-Rotterdam was the Icelandic submission for the Oscars, it won five Edda’s. Universal/Working Title Films released a Hollywood remake entitled Contraband starring and produced by Mark Wahlberg. The original film’s lead actor, Baltasar Kormákur took on the role of director.

A film by: Oskar Jonasson
Screenplay by: Arnaldur Indridason
Main cast: Baltasar Kormákur, Ingvar Sigurdsson, Throstur Gunnarsson, Jorundur Ragnarsson, Victor Löw.
Production: Blueeyes Productions (Agnes Johansen & Baltasar Kormakur) in co-production with Rotterdam Films (Dirk Rijneke & Mildred van Leeuwaarden) and Bavaria Pictures.

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