Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Official Selection In Essonne

Smáfuglar ( 2 Birds) are in the Official Selection at The 10th Festival du cinéma européen en Essonne that takes place between the 10-25 October.

Monday, September 29, 2008

Official Selection In Uppsala

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) are in the Official Selection for The 27th Uppsala International Short Film Festival takes place 20-26 October 2008.

Official Selection In Rio

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) is in the Official Selection for The Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival - Curta Cinema 2008 that will be held from October 30th to November 9th. This will be a South American Premier of the film.

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Official Selection In Warsaw

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) has been selected for The Warsaw Film Festival that takes place from the 10-19 of October.
The Warsaw Film Festival (WFF), organized by the Warsaw Film Foundation, is the key international film event in Poland, recognized by FIAPF. The WFF is held every year starting from 1985, always in October during the Polish 'golden autumn', a great time to visit our country.

Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Official Selection in Cork

The 53rd Cork Film Festival has chosen Smáfuglar (2 Birds) for The International Short Film Competition. The festival takes place 12 - 19 October.
Moro Info for The 53rd Cork Film Festival

European Film Award Announce Short Nominees

The 21st European Film Awards, to be held in Copenhagen on December 6, 2008, have announced the full list of nominees for their short film award.The 1,800 members of the European Film Academy will now vote for the winner.

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) by Runar Runarsson is among the nominees

The other nominees are
:Hanro Smitsman's "Raak," James Lees' "The Apology Line," Cyril Paris' "Un Bisou pour le monde," Johnny Kelly's "Procrastination," Joe Lawlor and Christine Molloy's "Joy," Darren Thornton's "Frankie," Luis Cook's "The Pearce Sisters," Marc Reisbig's "Time is Running Out," Laila Pakalnina's "Uguns," Sam Taylor-Wood's "Love You More," Ivan Ramadan's "Tolerantia," Koen Dejaegher's "De Onbaatzuchtigen," and Laszlo Nemes' "Tuerelem."

MORE INFO The European Film Academy

All the nominated Shorts will be screened at The Ghent International Film Festival that celebrates its 35th anniversary edition from October 7th-18th, 2008. All directors will be present at the Festival between the 10th-12th of October.

MORE INFO FOR The Ghent International Film Festival

Monday, September 22, 2008

Best Short Film In Milano

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) was awarded The Best Short Film at The 13th Milano Film Festival. The director Runar Runarsson was present to receive the Award from the Jury.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Award in La Ciotat

Smáfuglar won the second prize of the Best of Short Film Festival 2008 in La Ciotat !
The Festival of rewarded short films from both hemispheres in 2007/2008 where in The official Selection.
64 awarded movies from all around the world had been viewed during the festival.

The review from the jury was following
"The 13 jury members where very touched by the film and particularly its silent end".


Friday, September 5, 2008

Official Selection

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) has been chosen for the International competition of Curtocircuito The 5th International Short Film Festival in Santiago de Compostela . The Festival takes place from Oct 17th to Oct 24th.

Official Selection

Smáfuglar (2 Birds) has been chosen for the main competition of The 14th International Short Film Festival in Drama Greece. The Festivalthat takes place between the 15 – 20 of September.

Official Selection

From 8th till 12th of October 2008 the sixth edition of the shnit shortfilmfestival will take place in the city of Berne – the capital of Switzerland. The young and vibrant festival has established itself quickly among Europe’s most innovative platforms for short films of all kind.Smáfuglar (2 Birds) is in the international competition.

2 Birds in Norway

The North Cape Film Festival takes place 10-14 of september. The main center for the festival is in Honningsvåg, the town next to the North Cape. The festival program has been announced and 2 Birds is a part of the Capalbio Film Festival showcase.