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Gísla saga Súrssonar (, the saga of Gísli Súrsson) is one of the Sagas of Icelanders. It tells the story of Gisli, a tragic hero who must kill one of his brothers-in-law to avenge another brother-in-law. Gisli is outlawed and forced to stay on the run for thirteen years before he is finally hunted down and killed. Although set in the period 940-980, the saga was most likely written in the 13th century. In 1981 it was made into a film titled Útlaginn (The Outlaw).

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of How About That?

    How About That? 2004

    Reviewed by Simon Fernand
    Gisli's debut album is a unique mix of heart-wrenching acoustic songs, guitar pop,...
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