Fall semester 2019 is about to begin

Preparations for the coming semester are in full swing, but the semester is set to begin on August 22nd. At the school we have 11 Program Directors that see to the specific courses in each department. Their purpose is to coordinate the courses, choose the teachers, quality...
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“Monster” by Einar Petursson will be shown on Saturday

Einar Petursson graduated from Directing and Producing at The Film School in 2014. His short film, “Monster”, will be shown at Bio Paradis on Saturday and we got hold of him for a few words I always wanted to be an actor but then I found myself better behind the...
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Oli Hjortur has a documentary film project in the making

Oli Hjortur was a student at The Film School and is now working on a documentary that anyone can support on Karolina Fund We had a chat with him to delve a little deeper into this work in progress and of course had to start with what drew him to the world of film making I was...
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The play “Birthday” was shown the other day

The play was written by 3rd semester students of Screen Writing/Directing, and the actors came from 2nd semester students from Acting. The play was directed by Runar Gudbrandsson. It is safe to say they all did a wonderful job and here you can enjoy some pictures from the performance.
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Graduation spring 2019

Saturday the 25th of May we celebrated the graduation of our students in Bio Paradis cinema. A great turnout and a wonderful atmosphere made it a complete success. Our students, who have worked towards this day for the last years, were granted their diplomas and prizes were...
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Graduation week at The Film School has begun

Without a doubt one of the most entertaining weeks of the school year has begun, where we get to enjoy the projects our students have been working on. Here below is information about each event and a link to them on Facebook. We hope to see you there 22. MAY – WEDNESDAY 1pm LOH...
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“PobbaRodd” is an open venue for stage performance, and we spoke to Arsaell, one of the founders

Arsaell Rafn Erlingsson, a graduate from Acting at The Film School, has in co-operation with Lovisa Lara, a graduate from Screen writing and Directing, and Lolly Magg, a graduate of Acting, put on open mic nights called “PobbaRodd” in Icelandic. They are held in...
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Announcement to graduated students of The Film School

The Icelandic Film School is looking for graduated students that are interested to take part in the “Talent Village 2019” of the Les Arcs film festival.  All together 8 students from film schools around the world will partake in the workshop at the film school in...
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“Eden” by Snaevar Solvi Solvason will be shown in cinemas from May 10th

Snaevar Solvi Solvason is a graduate from The Film School, from the Screen writing and Directing department. On May 10th his full length feature, “Eden” will be shown in Sena cinemas and we thought this would be a great opportunity to ask him about the film making...
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Considering studying filmmaking?

We will be a part of a big showcase of different studying options at Laugardalsholl from the 14th to the 16th of March. Starting from 2pm and closing at 5pm on Thursday and Friday, and 10am to 4pm on Saturday, our people will be available to introduce to you the exciting world of...
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