Northern Wave IFF says goodbye for now!

The Northern Wave International Short Film Festival is retiring from the festival scene for now. The festival started 15 years ago when there were very few International Film Festivals in Iceland. The landscape has changed a lot with so many ambitious and well organized festivals all over the country now. This is the change we […]

Honorary guest and jury member Einar Snorri (Snorri Bros)

This year, The Northern Wave Festival honors Einar Snorri of Snorri Bros. Einar Snorri is known for his unique visual style and has a keen eye for aesthetics, he has shot photographs, as a part of The Snorri Brothers duo, for magazines such as Spin, Rolling Stone, Dazed & Confused, Interview, working with artists such […]

Nanna Frank Rasmussen

Nanna Frank Rasmussen.

Nanna Frank Rasmussen, Chair of the Danish Film Critics Association,  film critic at Politiken Denmark and former chair of WIFT Denmark.

Ottó Geir Borg

Ottó is an independent script writer with over fifteen years of experience in the Icelandic film industry and is Iceland’s script guru. He’s written and developed numerous Icelandic and international feature films, tv series and documentaries.


northernwave film festival, program

Friday/Föstudagur 25th of October/25. október All screenings and events take place in the Freezer, Rif, Hafnargata 16, Snæfellsbær  20.00 – 22.00 – Opening ceremony /Opnunarhóf Big Room/Stóri salur  Mix of genres/Bland í poka  Engin Vitni III – Ágúst Þór Hafsteinsson/4’/ Comedy /2019* To heaven, go gather –  Li Yue Chang /24´/Drama/ Taiwan/2018* Blessed – Signe […]