Opportunity knocks while studying as well

Sveinn Larus Hjartarson made quite the change to his life when he applied to enter The Film School I had been working at a car lube service station and a friend of mine had applied to study to become a doctor in Slovakia. That somehow was a bit of a kick in the ass to do...
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Vivian Olafsdottir actress, a graduate of Acting from The Film School

Vivian Olafsdottir is a 34 year old mother of three, that graduated from Acting in 2012. Her graduating film, “White men” was chosen as the best graduation film in the Acting department. She has recently wrapped shooting on “Axlar-Bjorn”, a full length...
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Film School students have quite a few films this year in the Frostbiter Film Festival

The Frostbiter Horror Film Festival will be held in Akranes from November 23rd to 25th this year. Quite a few of the films shown belong to students of The Icelandic Film School. Here is a list of the films and we do encourage you to go enjoy the long winter nights with some spine...
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Vilius Petrikas, producer of the upcoming film “Axlar-Bjorn”

Vilius Petrikas graduated from The Film School in the spring of 2010 from Directing and Producing. We got a hold of him to get information about his newest project, a full length feature, “Axlar-Bjorn”, to be released next year I just finished my first film as a...
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Students from The Film School at the Northern Wave film fest

Northern Wave film festival will be held for the 11th time this year and starts on October 26th As often before, both current and former graduated students of The Film School have a number of films in the festival, this year they are 13 of the 22 Icelandic short films being...
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Axlar-Bjorn, Iceland’s only serial killer, returns

Hafsteinn Hafsteinsson, a graduate from Acting at The Film School, just finished acting in a full length film about Axlar-Bjorn, who is suspected of being Iceland’s only serial killer. We got to ask Hafsteinn a few questions We began by asking Hafsteinn what film he...
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Bolli Mar Bjarnason, a graduate of Acting

Bolli Mar Bjarnason graduated from Acting at The Icelandic Film School and has been doing good things since. We got a hold of him and asked him about his time at The Film School and what the future might hold I was just the other day looking at a picture of me from the first day...
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Kristin Lea Sigridardottir, actress and acting coach in “Let me fall”

We congratulate the makers of “Let me fall” (Lof mer ad falla), for all the attention the film has received, the story contains an important message that should be heard by all, and has been seen by over 44 thousand people in Iceland since it premiered 5 weeks ago....
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Vigfus Thormar Gunnarsson, Casting Director in “Let me fall”

As mentioned before, the film “Lof mer ad falla” (Let me fall), has gotten very positive feedback, both in country and abroad, for good reason, as it is an extremely well made film on a difficult subject. Among the films staff there are a number of graduated students...
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Freyja Sesseljudottir, Art department coordinator in “Lof mer ad falla” (Let me fall)

It has been pretty obvious that the Icelandic film “Let me fall” has gained much notoriety, attention and discussion of late, when this is written over 40 thousand persons have seen the film in Icelandic cinemas. It is the cooperation of many people that make this...
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