Even Asteroids Are Not Alone by Jón Bjarki Magnússon
Jón Bjarki Magnússon is an Icelandic anthropological filmmaker with a background in journalism and poetry. He studied creative writing at the University of Iceland and received his MA in Visual and Media Anthropology from Freie Universität, Berlin, in 2018. His works include award-winning articles on the conditions of refugees and asylum-seekers in his home country, a book of poetry, and Even Asteroids Are Not Alone (2018), a short ethnographic film about friendship in cyberspace. Magnússon is the co-founder of Spói Bíófilm, a new Icelandic production company and is currently working on two full-length documentaries. He is currently based in Berlin.