101 Reykjavík is about a 30 something loner who still lives with his mother and spends his days watching internet porn and nights at the bar. His world is then shaken when his mother comes out as gay and her attractive girlfriend moves in.
About the author
Hallgrímur Helgason is Iceland’s best known Icelandic authors—well, after Halldór Laxness. His books have been translated to dozen of other languages and his novel ‘101 Reykjavík’ became a hit movie directed by Baltasar Kormákur.