22.09.11

10 music videos that were shot in Iceland

Australian director/photographer Nabil Elderkin who directed Bon Iver’s Holoscene music video once said, “[Iceland] is the most magical place in the world. It looked like Mars to me, so I always wanted to shoot there. When Bon Iver gave me the reins on this video, I knew it had to be filmed there.” True – the dramatic Icelandic landscape is so scarily and pristinely beautiful it most certainly remains one of nature’s biggest wonders. We’ve put together a list of music videos that were shot in Iceland, you should see this strange, exotic and desolate country for yourself.

1. Björk – Who Is It
2. Björk – Triumph Of A Heart
3. Bon Iver – Holocene
4. Echo & The Bunnymen – Cutter
5. Hurts – Stay
6. Jónsi – Kolniður (unofficial)
7. Sigur Rós – Glósóli
8. Sophie Ellis-Bextor – Today The Sun’s On Us
9. Take That – Patience
10. Washed Out – Amor Fati