Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Official Selection in Malesco

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) has been selected for The 9th edition of the International shorts festivals MALESCORTO 2008. The Festival is taking place in Malesco in northern Italy from 4th to 9th of August 2008. Smáfuglar(2Birds) will be screened on tuesday the 5th of august at 21.15.


Saturday, July 26, 2008

Official Selection i Kosova

The short Film Smáfuglar (2 birds) has been chosen for Dokufest the International documentary and Short Film Festival that takes place between 4-10 of August in Prizren Kosova.
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Sunday, July 13, 2008

Official Selection at Nordisk Panorama

Smáfuglar (2 birds) has been chosen for Nordisk Panorama that is hosted by the City of Malmö in the south of Sweden between September 26th and October 1st 2008.
Nordisk Panorama celebrates its 19th year on the arena and is the largest short & documentary film festival of the Nordic countries.

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Saturday, July 12, 2008

Official Selection in Melbourne

The Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is an iconic Melbourne event. MIFF hosts a feast of cinematic delicacies from over 50 countries for nineteen days each Winter, heavily garnished with a range of parties and special events that cast a celebratory mood over the city. The Festival enjoys annual admissions of more than 182,000, making it one of Melbourne's significant public events.
MIFF shorts is one of the most highly regarded short film competitions in the Asia Pacific region. This Oscar qualifying competition attracts the best short films from around the world. Brief and brilliant, local and international these shorts are a discovery of new voices, stories and talent.

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) will be screened two times at MIFF.

First Thursday the 31st of July at 7:15 PM in Forum.
It will be screened together with the feature film MAGNUS by the director Kadri Kõusaar.
The Second screening will be in the INTERNATIONAL SHORTS 3 (100 min) program that takes place Wednesday the 6th of August at 5:15 PM in Kino.

Further info at

Monday, July 7, 2008

Awards in London

Smáfuglar (2Birds) was honored with following awards at
The 'Super Shorts International Film Festival 2008 in London

Anthony Mingella Best Director Award

Sasusfaction Best Drama Award

more info at

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

3 Awards in Capalbio

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) was honored with 3 awards at The 15th Capalbio Cinema International Short Film Festival in Italy.
The director Rúnar Rúnarsson was present to receive the awards

The Young Peoples Award
Awarded by the youth jury

Best Creative Subject
Awarded by the ADCI-The Art Directors Club of Italy

The Nisida Award
Prize awarded by the young people of the Juvenile Prison Nisida in Napoli