Óskar Jónasson

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This is an Icelandic name. The last name is a patronymic, not a family name; this person is properly referred to by the given name Óskar.
Óskar Jónasson
Born (1963-06-30) 30 June 1963 (age 51)
Reykjavík, Iceland
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1980–2008

Óskar Jónasson (born 30 June 1963) is an Icelandic film director and screenwriter. His film Remote Control was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1993 Cannes Film Festival.[1] His most recent film Reykjavík-Rotterdam won four Edda Awards including Director of the Year and Best Screenplay.

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  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Remote Control". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 

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