Welcome to the Icelandic Film Centre website. Here you will find information about the Icelandic Film Centre and how it works. The centre supports the production, distribution and promotion of Icelandic films and gathers and publishes information relevant to the film industry. Further, the centre works to advance film culture in Iceland and encourage stronger links between Icelandic filmmakers and the international film community.


THE OATH selected for Official Selection at San Sebastian

The Oath, the new feature from Baltasar Kormákur, has been selected for the Official Selection at the San Sebastian International Film Festival, which will take place in Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain, from September 16 – 24. The film will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival earlier in September.


SPARROWS makes selection list for European Film Awards

The European Film Academy has announced the 50 films that are recommended for nominations for the European Film Awards 2016. Among them is Rúnar Rúnarsson‘s Sparrows.


HEARTSTONE selected for Toronto International Film Festival

Heartstone, writer/director Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson's debut feature, has been selected for the Discovery section at the Toronto International Film Festival, where it will compete for the FIPRESCI Prize. The Discovery section is dedicated to new and emerging directors. The festival takes place from September 8 through 18. more

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