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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.


LIFE IN A FISHBOWL wins top prize at Febiofest

Life in a Fishbowl, directed by Baldvin Z, has won the top prize at the Prague International Film Festival – Febiofest, which was held in Prague from March 19-27. The film screened in the New Europe section, the festival's main competitive section. Baldvin Z accepted the prize at the awards ceremony on March 27.


Ártún wins top prize at FEC Festival

Ártún, the most recent short film by Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson, won the top prize at the FEC Festival – European Short Film Festival in Reus, Spain, which was held March 6 – 15. The prize includes a cash award of 3,500 euros.


ANIREY - An open seminar at the University of Reykjavík on March 19

On March 19, from 10:00 am - 18:00 pm, an open ANIREY seminar called "Democratizing animation" will be held at the University of Reykjavík. It is free of charge, but there are only 100 seats available. more

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