NORTHERN SCRIPT WORKSHOPS – ICELAND
- May 14th- 1-4pm: Live master class and workshop
- Workshop leader: Kolbrún Anna Björnsdóttir
- Workshop: The basics of script writing; Construction of a story and its script.
- Workshop address: Kvikmyndaskóli Íslands, Suðurlandsbraut 18
BIOGRAPHY – KOLBRÚN ANNA BJÖRNSDÓTTIR
Kolbrún Anna is an Icelandic actress and scriptwriter, working both on stage and screen since her graduation from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Kolbrún Anna co-founded and ran two independent theatre companies: Theatre of the Republic and Ekka Dance Theatre, the latter pioneering in dance theatre in Iceland.
Kolbrún Anna has been working as a teacher in addition to her work as an artist and is currently the Head of Acting and Movement at the Icelandic Film School. She is also a published author of children’s fiction and educational materials. Kolbrún Anna recently wrote and acted in the 8-part TV-drama FRACTURES, airing in 2022, based on her original idea. The series was co-written with Vala Thorsdottir and co-created with Vala Thorsdottir and Eva Sigurdardottir.