Iceland Airwaves crowd

Iceland Airwaves Announces Festival Schedule

The schedule for the 2014 Iceland Airwaves music festival, held November 5-9 in Reykjavík, is ready. The schedule is available in pdf form on and the festival organizers are planning to release an app and online planner soon.


Ruben Östlund

Ruben Östlund RIFF Guest of Honor

Swedish film director Ruben Östlund will be a guest of honor at this year’s Reykjavík International Film Festival (RIFF), which starts on Thursday.
From the film Boyhood.

RIFF Releases 2014 Program

The Reykjavík International Film Festival (RIFF) released its 2014 program at a press conference yesterday. The event, which this year takes place between September 25 and October 5, showcases over 100 dramas and non-fiction films from over 40 countries.
From the film 'Mr. Turner.'

Q&A with Mike Leigh

British director, Mike Leigh, will be guest of honor at the Reykjavík International Film Festival (RIFF). His latest film, Mr.Turner will be screened on September 30 at 8 pm and Leigh will be available for a Q&A after the film has finished.
From the film 'Land Ho.'

RIFF Announces Opening Film

Land Ho! from the U.S. is the opening film at the 2014 Reykjavík International Film Festival (RIFF), running from September 25 to October 5. It chronicles two older men attempting to recapture their youth while on a trip in Iceland.
Mike Leigh

Mike Leigh RIFF’s Guest of Honor

British director Mike Leigh has been announced as a guest of honor at this year’s Reykjavík Film Festival (RIFF), which runs September 25 to October 5.
Bíóparadís cinema

John Pilger Guest at RIFF 2014

Internationally renowned Australian-British investigative journalist John Pilger will take part in a symposium entitled ‘War and Peace’ at this year’s Reykjavík International Film Festival (RIFF), which runs from September 25 to October 5.