graduated with honors in 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree in Acting and is known for his subtle, almost poetic, style of acting.
Through his teenage and young-adult years, Atli followed up with roles in films, TV shows, and shorts. He was reunited with Rúnarsson to make Sparrows (2015). A film that won the Golden Shell at the 63rd San Sebastian Film Festival, as well as securing him the prestigious Berlinale European Shooting Stars nomination.
Atli Óskar debuted on screen in Rúnar Rúnarsson’s award-winning short Two Birds (2008). Later, he starred in Baldvin Z’s Jitters (2010), as a troubled gay teenager.