We have finalized the hiring of two more Program Directors to join the Acting Department along with Þórey Sigurþórsdóttir, whom we have already introduced in a previous post.
We have the pleasure to inform that Rúnar Guðbrandsson will be Program Director of the Acting program and Kolbrún Anna Björnsdóttir will be Program Director of the Acting and motion program.
Supervising the Program Directors will be Studies Director Hrafnkell Stefánsson, who was department dean of Screen Writing and Directing from 2011 to 2017. He will be in charge of schedules and coordinating the Program Directors, syllabuses and supervising the inner web.
Other staff members will of course be in place. Sigurður Kristján Jensson is the Technical Supervisor, the head of the schools equipment rental and maintenance and upgrades. Stefán Loftsson, works with the equipment rental and is in charge of daily operations. Sigrún Gylfadóttir, Production and project manager, is in charge of promotions and is the contact for graduated students to film festivals and production companies. Ágústa Margrét Jóhannsdóttir is head of the core and plans the teachings of the core subjects for students in all departments. Ólöf Ása Böðvarsdóttir, executive secretary and treasurer, is in charge of general office work, accounting and student registration. Henrik Knudsen, custodian, is in charge of maintaining the schools facilities. And last but not least, Inga Rut Sigurðardóttir, student counselor and academic manager that supervises student evaluation, student counselling and all round support to the schools students.