Iceland

From BroaDWcast
Jump to: navigation, search

ICELAND is an island to the northwest of Great Britain.


DOCTOR WHO IN ICELAND

Newspaper billings for "Dr Who and the Daleks" in Iceland, 1967
Iceland newspaper report on death of Jon Pertwee; 2 June 1996

As far as we know, Doctor Who did not screen on any local Icelandic television stations in the period that we cover in BroaDWcast.

Doctor Who did air on the German and Pacific American Armed Forces Networks in 1986, there is no clear evidence that the series also aired on the AFRTS station in Iceland.

In the late 1980s, British satellite channels such as Super Channel and BBC Prime, both of which aired Doctor Who (see Cable and Satellite), were available in the country.


DALEK MOVIES

PETER CUSHING Movies

The first Peter Cushing Dalek movie, "Dr Who and the Daleks" screened at Iceland cinemas from June 1967 and again in August 1968 - it was known there as "Dr Who og Vélmennin" ("Dr Who and the Robots"), and had Icelandic subtitles.


Listings

Movie listings from online resource:


Iceland in Doctor Who

  • The Doctor mentions the Icelandic Alliance (in the year 5000), and was with the Filipino army during its advance upon Reykjavik (The Talons of Weng-Chiang).


Links