The Reykjavík Film Festival will be held for the first time in many years.
The festival is an international cultural event that will be held at Bíó Paradís, Reykjavík’s arthouse cinema, and several other locations. It is run by Heimili kvikmyndanna, a nonprofit organization comprised of Iceland’s professional filmmakers’ associations, which also operates Bíó Paradís.
The festival will take place on September 12-21, 2014
According to a press release, The Reykjavík Film Festival’s main section will be a tribute to the best of new European cinema. In addition, a wide array of the most prominent, award-winning films from around the globe will be introduced to Icelandic audiences, and contemporary Icelandic cinema will be given an important focus. One of the festival’s main goals is to provide a platform for the domestic and international film communities to come together, and to foster cooperation and collaboration between all of the key institutions within the Icelandic film industry.
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