Graduation week is over

Graduation week here at The Film School is over and our first thought is gratitude. Leaving us a group of outstanding film makers that will be leaving their mark on the future and we will be keeping track with interest and excitement. Here are a few pictures from the past week...
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And the winners are ….

Today our students formally graduated at a festive ceremony. Awards were presented to the best graduation film in each department as well as the “Bjarkinn”, the awards for the best film of this years class. Hera Olafsdottir, jury foreman, also presented the winner...
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High profile jury in the graduating film competition

During graduation tomorrow Saturday, we will as per tradition be awarding prizes for the best graduation films according to an outside jury. Four prizes will be awarded for the best films in each department and then the main award, “BJARKINN”, will be awarded to the...
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Graduation booklet 2018

Here you can view the marvelous graduation booklet this year, please come and enjoy varied showings of the years work GRADUATION BOOKLET SPRING 2018 
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It is graduation time !

Next week we will be commencing the graduation of our talented students from The Icelandic Film School and the process will spread over four evenings, where we will be showing their graduation films at Haskolabio. Everyone is welcome to the events and for further information for...
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Birgitta Bjornsdottir at Cannes

Producer Birgitta Björnsdóttir will represent Iceland at Producers on the move, European Film Promotion‘s networking platform at the Cannes Film Festival. We got a chance to check in on her a little bit, but she is a former teacher at The Icelandic Film School; What is your first...
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Skjaldborg, the Icelandic documentary festival

From the 18th to the 21st of May, Skjaldborg, the festival of Icelandic documentaries, will be held for the twelfth time in Patreksfjordur. Besides premiering Icelandic documentaries, the festival is a chance for film makers and interested parties to convene. At the end of the...
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Can we invite you for a night of theater?

Students in their second semester of Acting at The Icelandic Film School, will be premiering the play “And they put handcuffs on the flowers” (In Icelandic) by Fernando Arrabal .  Directed by Runar Gudbrandsson and shown at Hugleikhusid at the Fóstbræðraheimili,...
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Icelandic music video wins international award

Knútur Haukstein Ólafsson, a graduate from Acting at The Icelandic Films School, was awarded, along with a talented group,  “Best Editing: Music Video” at the “WideScreen Film & Music Video Festival” in Miami, Florida, USA, for the music video...
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Reykjavik Fringe Festival, still open for applications !

From the 4th to the 8th of July 2018 Reykjavik Fringe Festival will be held for the first time. It is a multi-arts festival that will be claiming varied locations in the city for numerous types of art installations. Tjarnarbio, the home of independent acting groups, will be the...
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