Six films have been chosen to compete for the Shortfish, the festival’s short film competition. The films will all screen together twice during the festival and the winner will be announced at the closing ceremony on the 10th of March.
The winner of Shortfish competition will be granted one million krona in equipment rental from Kukl, the biggest equipment rental in Iceland that specalizes in servicing film- and TV productions. That way the winner will have access to high-class equipment for his or her next project.
We are honoured to announce that the judges this year are Alissa Simon programmer at Palm Springs IFF, Steve Gravestock programmer at Toronto IFF and Wendy Mitchell film critic at Screen.
The following films were chosen to participate in the competition this year:
Director: Andri Freyr Ríkarðsson
Producer: Ásþór Aron Þórgrímsson
Director: Erlendur Sveinsson
Producer: Helga Jóakimsdóttir
Producers: Atli Óskar Fjalarsson & Viktor Sigurjónsson
Blóðmeri (Blood Mare)
Director:Dominique Gyða Sigrúnardóttir
Producer: DRIF (Baltasar Breki Samper, Dominique Gyða Sigrúnardóttir, Sigríður Rut Marrow.)
Director: Atli Sigurjónsson
Producer: Atli Sigurjónsson & Nick Gonzalez
Director: Anna Karín Lárusdóttir
Producer: Anna Karín Lárusdóttir