Director of RIFF Hrönn Marinósdóttir with actor Mads Mikkelsen who received an honorary award.

Knife + Heart won the main prize at RIFF

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Mads Mikkelsen will be receiving a RIFF award for creative excellence.

Mads Mikkelsen to attend Reykjavik International Film Festival

12 Sep Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen will be a guest of honour at the RIFF Reykjavik International Film Festival which takes place at the end of the month.

Acclaimed German filmmaker Werner Herzog is a guest of honour at the Reykjavik International Film Festival.

Reykjavik International Film Festival kicks off on Thursday

27 Sep 2017 the Reykjavík International Film Festival, will be held from 28th of September to 8th of October. This years guests of honour are Werner Herzog and Olivier Assayas.

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"There has to be a levelling of the playing field"- interview with Chloë Sevigny

10 Oct 2016 US actress Chloë Sevigny attended RIFF, the Reykjavik International Film Festival where her directorial debut, Kitty, was screened. Sevigny spoke to Iceland Monitor about the film, gender imbalance in the film industry and visiting Reykjavik for the first time.

Disney's Fantasia performed by the Iceland Symphony Orchestra

5 Oct 2016 Children and adults will delight at the forthcoming performances by the Iceland Symphony Orchestra at Harpa Concert Hall of Disney's Fantasia - accompanied, of course, by a screening of the legendary animation.

Sundhöllin is Reykjavik's oldest swimming pool and it's all indoors, making it the perfect setting for this incredible cinema night.

Frankenstein at Reykjavik's oldest swimming pool  

27 Sep 2016 Fancy soaking in warm geothermal whilst watching a cult horror classic? This Saturday, Reykjavik's oldest swimming pool will be transformed into dr.Frankenstein's castle.

Zoology by Ivan I. Tverdovsky is one of the films competing for the Golden Puffin.

Esteemed honorary guests Aronofsky, Mehta and Sevigny at RIFF

26 Sep 2016 The Cannes prize winner he Aquatic Effect by the late Sólveig Anspach will be the 13th Reykjavík International Film Festival’s opening film on Thursday September 29th.

Darren Aronofsky is one of the guests of honour at the festival.

Reykjavik International Film Festival kicks off next week

25 Sep 2016 RIFF, the Reykjavik International Film Festival starts on September 29th and takes place for eleven days filled with films and film-related events.

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