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.
Heartstone, the debut feature from Icelandic writer/director Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson's, has won three awards in the main competitive section of the recently concluded Warsaw Film Festival in Poland: Gudmundsson himself won the best director award, the lead actor Baldur Einarsson won a special mention for his performance and the film won the Ecumenical award.