Baltasar Kormákur (Samper) (born 27 February 1966) is an Icelandic actor, theater and film director, and film producer. He is best known for directing the films 101 Reykjavík
, A Little Trip to Heaven
(starring Julia Stiles and Forest Whitaker), and a film based on the book Mýrin
(Jar City) by Arnaldur Indriðason. His father is the Spanish painter Baltasar Samper.