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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.


NEWS

SPARROWS and RAMS selected for Toronto International Film Festival

Sparrows, writer/director/producer Rúnar Rúnarsson‘s most recent feature, has been selected for the Toronto Film Festival. It will have its world premiere at the festival as part of the Contemporary World Cinema section. Rams, writer/director Grímur Hákonarson‘s award winning film will also screen as part of the Contemporary World Cinema section . The festival takes place from September 10 – 20. more

TRAPPED selected for Primetime at the Toronto International Film Festival 

TV series Trapped, helmed by Baltasar Kormákur and Sigurjón Kjartansson, has been selected for the new Primetime section of the festival. more

The Show of Shows: 100 Years of Vaudeville, Circuses and Carnivals selected in the Zabaltegi section at San Sebastian Film Festival

Writer/director Benedikt Erlingsson‘s first documentary feature, The Show of Shows: 100 Years of Vaudeville, Circuses and Carnivals, was selected to be in the Zabaltegi section at the prestigious San Sebastian Film Festival. The festival takes place in Donostia-San Sebastián in Spain from September 18 – 26. more

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