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Bio Paradis Cinema

Hverfisgotu 54, Reykjavik, Iceland
+354 412 7711
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Awesome space. Support art house cinemas

I saw The Grant Green Story, a jazz doc here. Loved this space. The old cameras are darling and the... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
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A gem of a cinema!

Wow, was recommended to go to this cinema by a friend. What a find! Not too expensive, fabulous... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
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Hverfisgotu 54, Reykjavik, Iceland
+354 412 7711
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

I saw The Grant Green Story, a jazz doc here. Loved this space. The old cameras are darling and the service is fantastic. I loved how the guy selling the tickets was playing his own jazz. Never walked into a theatre lobby before hearing jazz...More

Thank jas0719
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Wow, was recommended to go to this cinema by a friend. What a find! Not too expensive, fabulous films and great atmosphere. Check it out! Tell your friends - this is a great independent cinema with superb art house films.

1  Thank Caro1002
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Bio Paradis Cinema is a great movie theater. Like the Angelica theater in Manhattan, Bio Paradis shows independent and "art" movies. It has a very comfortable and unique interior with plenty of seating in the lobby where you can enjoy a drink or a snack...More

4  Thank Balzam1994
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This time we were back for the Reykjavik International Film Festival--the place was bustling with directors, producers, actors, crew and fans--all very excited to see the offerings. We saw a pilot for a German-Icelandic crime series that was entertaining, and then after the Questions and...More

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 2 October 2016

First off, the name has nothing to do with `biological` or organic foodstuffs - Bíó is the Icelandic word for `cinema`. I chanced upon the place during my recent holiday and attended no less than 5 films in a 7-day stay. The venue is open-plan,...More

2  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I was in Bio Paradise to watch Sparrows that is an Icelandic movie and they play it with English subtitles. The cinema is very charming with sofas and a cute bar where you can buy from popcorn to beer. If you are looking for a...More

2  Thank GG201500
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The local cinema. It has 3 screens of varying size. They show local films as well as independent films. The entrance hall has plenty of seating and also free wifi. The staff are lovely and very welcoming. Hot and cold drinks available, and popcorn.

1  Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 16 February 2016

A very spacious local indie cinema showing top American movies and local Icelandic indie. Spacious cafe and hangout space..accomodating and uber friendly staff. Good place in downtown Reykjavik to catch some cool art flicks!

Thank stangelo2015
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This is a wonderful indie-film theater that has a great selection of foreign films. Because I wanted a feel for Icelandic culture, I chose to see an Icelandic documentary that was lovely. The movie art lining the walls just outside of the theater rooms was...More

2  Thank Christine B
Reviewed 4 January 2016

An independent movie theatre showing various European movies (as well as from other countries) which are not what you'd find in a regular theatre. It also shows National Theatre Live productions as well, and even showed the specials of Dr. Who and Sherlock to name...More

2  Thank jonabj
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