Dagur Kári

(1973 – )

Born 1973 in Aix-en-Provence, France, to Icelandic parents. Moved to Iceland at the age of 3 and was raised there. Studied film directing at the National Film School in Copenhagen from 1995-1999. Graduation film "Lost Weekend" won a sea of international awards.

First feature "Noi Albinoi" was released in 2003 and was a world wide art-house hit. Second feature "Voksne mennesker"/"Dark Horse" premiered in Cannes¿ Un Certain Regard in 2005.

Dagur is also a musician and has been a member of a duo named "slowblow" since 1994. They have released albums and composed the soundtrack to all of Kari¿s films.

Title Year Function Category
Hygge! 2023 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Miss Osaka 2021 Creative supervisor DK/Feature
Sons of Denmark 2019 Script consultant DK/Feature
Fúsi 2015 Direction, Screenplay Feature
One Day at a Time 2012 Composer DK/Documentary
The Good Heart 2009 Direction, Script, Music, Title sequence Feature
Dark horse 2005 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Nói albinói 2003 Direction, Script, Music Feature
Lost Weekend 1999 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction