In 2008 Iceland's boom economy collapsed.
Thousands gathered to protest in Austurvöllur Square, demanding change.
In three months, the uprising brought to an end 18 years of neo-liberal rule.
Before it came to that, 30 protesters entered the parliament building, to read a declaration.
Nine of them were then charged for 'an attack against parliament'.
The Reykjavík 9.
This is their film.
‘A WORK OF PUNK-ART’
Haukur Viðar Alfreðsson,
review in newspaper Fréttablaðið
‘NOT SEEING THIS FILM WOULD
BE ABSOLUTELY RIDICULOUS’
Writer Hermann Stefánsson,
Angela Rawlings, review in
The Reykjavík Grapevine
Director: Haukur Már Helgason.
Producers: Bogi Reynisson and Haukur Már Helgason.
Cinematography: Miriam Fassbender.
Production: SeND film tank,
in cooperation with Argout film.