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.
Two Icelandic features – Grímur Hákonarson's Rams and Dagur Kári's Virgin Mountain – and one short film – Jörundur Ragnarsson's Chum – will be screened at the 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. Actor Ólafur Darri Ólafsson is one of the five members of the festival's Grand Jury. The festival, one of the oldest in the world, takes place in the spa town of Karlovy Vary in the Czech Republic from July 3 – 11.more