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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We had a successful lecture at the school last week

On the 23rd of February, we welcomed the lecturer Valdís Ösp Ívarsdóttir, who has recently had several lectures and discussion in connection with the #meetoo revolution. Her lecture „Where the boundaries lie“ is about the abuse of power, sexual harassment in the film environment,...
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Are you an artist in the making?

The Independent Art Schools are getting together and having an introduction week, a perfect opportunity to gain information on each school and its inner workings. The Icelandic Film School will have its open day on Thursday the 22nd of February from 1-6pm. On this day the school...
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25 years of films

To celebrate the 25th year of The Icelandic Film School we will be showing 25 short films chosen from our graduates of the past years. This time we are showing “Thank you for me” from the spring semester of 2011 The short film “Thank you for me” was a...
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Did you know?

The Icelandic Film School has some active social media accounts which are certainly worth following, so why not take a look? FACEBOOK Besides doing live feeds here and keeping track of news in the Icelandic cinema and television world, we share events within the school itself as...
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Stockfish film festival is just around the corner

 Stockfish Film Festival & Industry Days will be held for the forth time from March 1st to 11th in Bio Paradis. The festival has become a solid part of the Icelandic cultural life and the festival this year will not disappoint. Aðalheidur Dogg Finnsd. Helland is the...
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We had a wonderful visit from Gabrielle Demers

The French Film Festival in Reykjavík is running until February 4th A young Canadian filmmaker, Ms. Gabrielle Demers, visited us on Tuesday January 30th for a “brown bag” lunch talk in Siggasalur. Demers is one of the 3 finalists this year of the Solveig Anspach price, which will...
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A special visit

The French Film Festival in Reykjavík starts on Januar 26th – February 4th We were happy to have the Canadian Inuit actor from Igloolik, Nunavut, Mr. Natar Ungalaaq as our guest today, January 25thduring lunch at Siggasalur. All students were welcome to come and enjoy the...
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