Mike Day thought his documentary would shed light on the controversial whale-hunters of the Faroe Islands. Instead, he found another story altogether, not one about the islanders but about mankind and the damage we are inflicting on the planet.
Prolific and among the most active artists on the Faroese art scene, Heiðrik á Heygum has worked in a wide range of artistic fields. When he is not working on a film project, it is music or the visual arts that keep him busy.
Svenning á Lofti, a promiment evangelist at Tórshavn-based Brethren congregation Ebenezer, will attend Rev. Billy Graham’s funeral today. Jógvan Zachariassen, leading pastor of Lívdin Church Center in Hoyvík, will also attend the funeral.
On February 17, Þorrablót was celebrated in the Faroe Islands.The celebration in Tórshavn was organized by Faroese celebrants in collaboration with an Icelandic brewery that provided the seasonal Þorrablót beer for the event.