The core business of Profilm is production of high quality documentaries and production services in Iceland.
Profilm was founded in 1990 in Reykjavík, Iceland, as a film and television production company. One of Profilm´s first projects was to film a documentary in Japan about Icelandic singer Björk and her band at the time, The Sugarcubes. The documentary was shown worldwide. Since then Profilm has been nominated to several awards, latest Emmy in 2011 and the Golden Panda awards in 2012.
Profilm has been fortunate enough to work for some of the leading television stations in the world including the BBC, Discovery Channel, MTV, Canal+, Animal planet, DR1, TV2, ITV, Channel 4, ZDF and many more.
Profilm has filmed and produced over 40 documentaries and well over a hundred individual television programmes. Profilm has also produced television commercials and corporate videos.
Profilm offers several of it's films on DVD amongst them is Iceland´s Favourite Places the best selling travel DVD about Iceland. Narrated in English, Danish, French, German, Icelandic, Japanese and Chinese.