Life on remote Greek islands can be less than idyllic when cold weather sets in and the tourists are gone.
Two Icelandic films from the producers at Ground Control Productions show us Iceland past and present and look at the impetus to protest in the face of capitalist ecology. But does the desperation run deep enough to say yes to any investment deal, asks Melanie Sevcenko
At a seminar at the Nordic Panorama Film Festival in Reykjavik last autumn I learned that current media developments are threatening the survival of copyright. Is this good or bad news for documentary filmmakers?