Since 2011, a team of filmmakers have been following Felix in his journey to a ground breaking double arm transplant. The documentary (part 1 ) has been premiered in Iceland and is scheduled to be available world wide.
Felix is born in Reykjavik, Iceland May 25th, 1972. He is married to Sylwia and has 2 beautiful daughters, Rebekka Rut and Dilja, from previous relationship. He graduated as an electrician with the highest score in his Class of ’97. On
The first successful hand transplant was conducted in France in September 1998. At first, hands/arms could only be grafted on to arms severed below the elbow. In July 2008 the first arms were grafted above the elbow in Germany. The
I’m Icelandic, father of two wonderful daughters. In January 1998 I had an accident while working for the Reykjavik power company. I went into a live 11.000 volts distribution line by mistake and lost both my arms. I fell down
In 2011 I had to raise money to be able to finance my operation. For that occasion I started blogging on my previous site “hendur.is. This is the first blog I made to start that campaign. Well, here is