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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Vilius Petrikas, an all in one filmmaker

Vilius Petrikas, film maker and former student of The Icelandic Film School, is one of those chosen to receive an American Daytime Emmy awards nomination for superior cinematography of the shows Ocean Treks, that were in part filmed in Iceland. Film making had called to me since...
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Anton Smári Gunnarsson

We had a chance to chat with Anton Smari, a former student, in our effort to keep track of our excellent graduates ! What made you decide to go to The Icelandic Film School? I was finishing my studies at MH and was going to enter political science to become a diplomat until my...
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“Anima” by Bjorgvin Sigurdsson

To celebrate the 25th year of The Icelandic Film School we will be showing 25 chosen graduation films from graduates of the past years. This time it will be the shortfilm  “Anima” from the spring semester of 2012 The short film “Anima” was the graduation...
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