Jeremy Irons in Iceland

Jeremy Irons Probes Pollution in Iceland

British actor Jeremy Irons traveled to √ćsafj√∂rdur in the Icelandic West Fjords last weekend along with a crew from the production company Blenheim Films, which is making a documentary on pollution. Irons is the film‚Äôs narrator.


The outgoing editor of Iceland Review‚Äôs print edition, Bjarni Brynj√≥lfsson, served as an assistant to the crew. He said the filmmakers learned of the dioxin pollution caused by the waste burning station Funi in √ćsafj√∂rdur and wanted to include it in the documentary.

The project is international and covers problems caused by pollution all around the world. Brynjólfsson told Morgunbladid Irons had not wanted to give any interviews during his stay in Iceland.