About Lortur Productions
Lortur Production is co-owned by Kristján Loðmfjörð and Tinna Guðmundsdóttir.
Kristján Loðmfjörð is a visual artist, documentarian and film editor based in Seyðisfjörður East Iceland. In the late nineties Loðmfjörð co-founded the film association Lortur which became a populous group of young artists in Reykjavik Iceland, producing experimental films as well as hosting the visual art biennale Drum Solo. In 2002 Loðmfjörð studied visual art at AKI Academy of Visual Arts in Holland, where he graduated from Mixed Media department in 2006. With the film medium Loðmfjörð explores the border between visual art and documentary cinema with emphasis on the narration of visual language and sound. His work varies from audiovisual installations to linear filmmaking. www.kristjanlodmfjord.com
Tinna Guðmundsdóttir is a cultural manager, producer and an artist. She graduated with a B.A. from multimedia department in the Iceland Academy of the Arts in 2002 and subsequently completed a teacher’s diploma from the same school. In 2008 she finished her M.A. in Cultural Management from Bifröst University. Tinna worked as an office manager at the Reykjavik Academy from 2005-2008 and as the manager of the Living Art Museum from 2009-2011. She has also worked on several independent projects such as Lortur Biennale, Sequences Real-Time Art Festival in 2008 and as the editor of the publication The Living Art Museum 1978-2008, published in 2010. In 2012 Guðmundsdóttir started working as the director of Skaftfell - Center for Visual Art in Seyðisfjörður East Iceland. Seeing Eye Dog is her first film production. www.tinnagudm.wordpress.com