BAFTA Student Film Festival 2018

The Icelandic Film School is a part of The BAFTA Student Film Awards and we just received the list of films from Hrafnkell Stefánsson, Head of Studies at the school. The school selects from student films to submit and this time 3 films and one documentary were chosen. A panel of...
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Skjaldborg, festival of Icelandic documentaries

Skjaldborg, the film festival of Icelandic documentaries, will be held shortly at Patreksfjordur. Information below is translated from the festivals website. From May 18th-21st, Skjaldborg, the film festival of Icelandic documentaries, will be held for the 12th time at...
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Snaedis Snorradottir certainly is a chameleon

Snaedis Snorradottir is a graduate from Creative Technology at The Film School and it is safe to say that she has been on full force since she graduated. Of late she has been getting attention for her show “Magasin” on the television station Hringbraut. Snaedis first introduction...
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International Children’s Film Festival will be held from April 5th to 15th

Exciting times ahead in films for children ( and everyone interested) and we spoke to Asa Baldursdottir, the events program director First we wanted to get to know how the festival started The Cultural House Bio Paradis has since 2011 offered film education, that is now available...
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“Aurar” by Emil Örn

To celebrate the 25th year of The Icelandic Film School we will be showing 25 selected works of our graduated students. This time we will be showing the short film “Aurar” from the spring semester of 2012. The short film “Aurar” was the graduation project...
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“Hitters & Critters”, adventure and role play

Dadi Einarsson is a graduate of Screen writing and Directing from The Icelandic Film School and his graduation film “Hitters & Critters” will be shown in Bio Paradis on the 15th of April. Daði has had a close relationship with fantasies and science fiction from a...
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Nina Petersen has an exciting project ahead

Nina Petersen, a graduate from Screen writing and Directing at The Film School in the spring of 2017, was one of four chosen to participate in Midpoint Intensive Iceland workshop that was held in connection to the Stockfish film festival that just concluded. We had a chat with...
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25 graduation films to celebrate 25 years

To celebrate the 25th year of The Icelandic Film School we will be showing selected graduation films from the years past. This time we are showing the short film “No Traffic” from the fall semester of 2011 The shortfilm”No Traffic” is a joint graduation...
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The Stockfish Film Festival and a wide variety of choices

The Stockfish Film Festival began yesterday and will be running until March 11th. There are many events and film showings that people should not miss. All event information can be found on their homepage here and tickets can be bought here Stockfish Film Festival trailer 201...
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25 years of Icelandic films

To celebrate the 25th year of operations of The Icelandic Film School, we will be showing 25 graduation films of our students of the years past. This time we are showing the short film “White men” from the winter of 2011/2012 The short film “White men” was...
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