Aug 21, 2015

Greta Olafsdottir

Greta, along with Susan Muska (pictured above), directed and produced Edie & Thea: A Very Long Engagement and The Brandon Teena Story. Greta is also the co-owner of Bless Bless Productions, an independent documentary film production company founded in 1996. She has taken part in a variety of educational panels and discussions, and reviews of her work have appeared in the New York Times, The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal and more. Greta spent 10 years at the Icelandic Film Centre, where she was responsible for decision making of all funding applications for Icelandic documentaries, short films and co-production. As a commissioner and as a director/producer, Greta has taken part in many educational panel discussions at universities in the United States and in Iceland as well as at international film festivals and professional conferences.