Nammi – Iceland outside the circle

Nammi – Iceland outside the circle

Francesco Perini and Leonardo Piccione begin an unconventional journey in search of places, sounds and voices that shape the soul of Iceland. Six characters, six stories, six episodes of no more than 15 minute: just the time to unwrap a candy ("nammi", in Icelandic) and relish.

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July 17, 2020 15 min
The sixth episode of "Nammi - Iceland outside the circle" is set at Dettifoss, where me meet Rafnar and Andri, two artists deeply inspired by water.

Keywords: Bara hafa gaman að þessu, meaning "enjoy the moment".

Book: "The fish can sing", by Halldór Laxness.

Tracks: "Læðdupúkinn", by Framfari; "Kalimbros", by Ósi á Borg; "Fæ ör", by Rafnar.
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The fifth episode of "Nammi - Iceland outside the circle" is set by Laxá river, where me meet Ingólfur, a farmer remembering a lunar meeting.

Keyword: Sprengja miðkvísl, meaning "dam bombing".

Book: "Justice undone", by Thor Vilhjálmsson.

Tracks: "Læðdupúkinn" and "Mannsandinn", by Framfari.
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July 3, 2020 17 min
The fourth episode of "Nammi - Iceland outside the circle" is set in Þórshöfn, where me meet Mirjam, a lady who moved to Iceland for the love of silence and of migratory birds.

Keyword: Tína dún, meaning "downs collection".

Book: "Heaven and hell", by Jón Kalman Stefánsson.

Tracks: "Læðdupúkinn", by Framfari; "Svarti Kötturinn", by Ósi á Borg.
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June 26, 2020 17 min
The third episode of "Nammi - Iceland outside the circle" is set in Þistilfjörður, where me meet Daniel, a man who knows everything about a species of very special sheep.

Keyword: Gimba, meaning "sheep".

Book: "The good shepherd", by Gunnar Gunnarsson.

Tracks: "Læðdupúkinn", "Grjót" and "Visit", by Framfari.
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June 19, 2020 14 min
The second episode of "Nammi - Iceland outside the circle" is set at Mánarbakki, where me meet Bjarni, a man with a special relationship with the elements.

Keyword: Gluggaveður, meaning "window weather".

Book: "The book of Icelandic volcanoes", by Leonardo Piccione (in Italian).

Tracks: "Læðdupúkinn", by Framfari; "Könnunarleit", by Ósi á Borg.
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