Following is a short documentary about Better Reykjavik, Your Priorities and the Citizens Foundation of Iceland with interviews and information. Including interviews with the mayor of Reykjavík, Jón Gnarr and Birgitta Jónsdóttir, member of the Icelandic Parliament.
Iceland’s most famous comedian and Mayor of Reykjavík, Jón Gnarr, is leaving his seat this year. When asked if he is sure of his retirement, his answer is an absolute yes, “I’ve closed this chapter in my life” he told the Hive Reporters who recently interviewed him.
A new book by Mayor Jón Gnarr has been released in Germany. The book is called Hören Sie gut zu und wiederholen Sie!!! or Listen closely and repeat!!! The mayor talks about his political career, his mistakes and the question how you can change something in society without changing yourself.