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.
Rams,the second feature by Icelandic writer/director Grímur Hákonarson, had its world premiere in the Un Certain Regard section of the prestigious Cannes Film Festival last Friday, where it received a standing ovation. Among the guests at the screening were Isabella Rossellini, who is the head of the Un Certain Regard jury, and the Icelandic minister of industry and commerce, Ragnheidur Elín Árnadóttir.