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Beyond Strength

The story of Reynir Örn Leósson, who became famous in Iceland in the 70's for being the strongest man in the world. With supernatural strength and his connection to god, Reynir achieved phenomenal things and his world records still stand today. His harsh childhood
shaped him into a man with dark secrets, an abusive alcoholic, desperately trying to get recognition from society all his life.

About the film

  • Type
    Documentary
  • National Premiere Date
    November 10, 2017, Smárabíó
  • Length
    87 min.
  • Language
    Icelandic
  • Original Title
    Reynir Sterki
  • International Title
    Beyond Strength
  • Production Year
    2017
  • Production Countries
    Iceland
  • IMDB
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    Yes
  • Production Format
    HD
  • Sound
    Dolby Digital
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2018
    Nordisk Panorama Film Festival
  • 2018
    Noordelijik Film Festival, Holland