International awards for Icelandic films in 2020


A White, White Day (dir. Hlynur Pálmason)

Ingvar Sigurdsson won Best Performance award for his performance at Festival Premiers plans d'Angers in Angers, France, January 17 - 26.

Won the main award, the Talents prize for best movie, at D'A Film Festival Barcelona, Spain. The festival took place online from April 30 - May 10.

Echo (dir. Rúnar Rúnarsson)

Won the Jury Prize at Golden Raven Film Festival in Anadyr, Russia, March 9 - 15.


Dovetail (dir. Magnús Leifsson)

Won Best Nordic Film at Minimalen Short Film Festival in Trondheim, Norway, January 21 - 26. 

Paperboy (dir. Ninna Pálmadóttir)

Won the Shortfish at Stockfish Film Festival, Iceland, March 12 - 22

Wilma (dir. Haukur Björgvinsson)

Won Special Jury Prize at Flickerfest in Sydney, Australia, January 10 - 19.

Festivals & Awards