Valdís Óskarsdóttir (IS)

Film editor. Born in 1950 in Akureyri, Iceland. She graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in 1991, majoring in editing.

Valdís Óskarsdóttir is an Icelandic film editor, known for her work on Festen (Thomas Vinterberg, 1998), Sveitabrúðkaup (written, directed and edited by Valdís Óskarsdóttir, 2008) and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Michel Gondry, 2004) for which she won the BAFTA award in 2005.

Basic info

Main profession: Film Editor
Born: 1950
Active: 1986-


Klippning (urval):
As Long As We Live (tv-serie, 2023)
Trom (tv-serie, 6 avsnitt, 2022)
Skalv (2021)
Alma (2021)
Flag Day (2021)
Þorpið í bakgarðinum (2021)
The Valhalla Murders (tv-serie, 2019-2020)
End of Sentence (2019)
Kursk (2018)
Fångar (tv-serie, 5 avsnitt, 2017)
Autumn Lights (2016)
In Front of Others (2016)
A Beautiful Now (2015)
Bakk (2015)
Playing with Balls (kortfilm, 2015)
Sub Rosa (kortfilm, 2014
Lost River (2014)
Hemma (2013)
Metalhead (2013)
Submarino (2010)
Sveitabrúðkaup (2008)
Mister Lonely (2007)
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Sweet Dreams (2003)
Vem är Forrester? (2000)
Labyrinten (2000)
Mifune (1999)
Festen (1998)
Förbjudet för barn (1998)
Den siste vikingen (1997)
Hjältar (1996)
Fridas första gång (1996)

King’s Road (2010)
Sveitabrúðkaup (2008)

King’s Road (2010)
Sveitabrúðkaup (2008)

Dark Horse (2005)

Read more about the films at the Icelandic Film Centre

Read more about the films at Svensk Filmdatabas (SE)

Published works

“Valdis Oskarsdottir”
by Jesse Russell (Editor), Ronald Cohn (Editor)


2005: Bafta, British Academy Awards – Bästa Klippare för Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

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