Thordur Palsson graduated from the prestigious National Film and Television School with an MA in Directing Fiction in 2015. His graduation film BROTHERS has won numerous awards, most notably at the 2015 Palms Springs ShortFest. The film is currently on the festival circuit.

Since graduation Thordur won the coveted 2015 Nordic Talents pitch prize with his project STUCK IN DUNDALK. In 2016 his project THE DAMNED was chosen to take part in the Nordic Genre Boost, held by Nordisk Film and TV Fond. It is currently in development with FilmBros Productions AS and Elation Pictures.

Thordur is also developing his first TV series called THE VALHALLA MURDERS which is being produced by True North and RUV. It is part of a new partnership between DR Sales and RUV. The series is set to go into production in winter of 2017.