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The Edda awards 2024

We can proudly announce that our graduated students are among the nominated to the Icelandic film awards 2024 and we offer our congratulations to them all !

Introduction of artificial intelligence at The Icelandic Film School

The Icelandic Film School has established a consultation group to analyze the effects and dangers but also the potential of AI - Artificial Intelligence in filmmaking.

Snævar Sölvason, screenwriter, director and multitasker

Snævar Sölvason graduated from Screenwriting and Directing at The Film School in 2014, after saying goodbye to the world of finance, and has been successful in filmmaking ever since. Among the projects he has worked on are Albatross and Eden, along with the documentary series Skaginn, which have been shown on RÚV. At the moment, he is working on a new film, "Odd fish", which tells the story of two friends who open a restaurant, but when one of them comes out as a trans woman, the relationship is tested.

We wish you a merry Christmas...

...and an adventurous new year !

Graduation December 16th, 2023 - Photos

We graduated an impressive group of filmmakers and we wish them the very best in the future !

The Rector's graduation speech - December 16th, 2023

At the ceremony, the Rector of the school, Hlín Jóhannesdóttir, gave a speech to our graduating students

Graduation December 16th, 2023 - Awards

The graduation of the fall semester of 2023 was celebrated today and we said goodbye to a wonderful group of filmmakers who we will eagerly follow in the future and we wish them all the best !

Viewings of assignments and graduation films - Schedule

In the coming week, we will show both the projects of the students during the semester and the graduation films of those who will now finish their studies on the 16th of December at Laugarásbíó, and we invite you to enjoy with us