Sunday, April 26, 2009

Smáfuglar in Kristiansand

Welcome to six festive days packed with children’s and youth films in Kristiansand, situated on the coast of southern Norway.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Official Selection In Naoussa

Smafuglar ( 2 Birds) has been selected for The 6th Naoussa International Film Festival. The festival will be held from 7 to 10 May in Naoussa, Macedonia region, Northern Greece.

Awards in Nice

Smafuglar was well received at The 9th Nice Film Festival at was honored with The Audience Award , The Student Jury Award and The Special Mention of The Press Jury.

Monday, April 20, 2009

Golden Horseman and Special Mention in Dresden

Smafuglar was honored with The Golden Horseman for The Klangmusikpreis of the European Centre for the Arts Hellerau at The 21st Filmfest Dresden. Smafuglar received as well The Youth Jury´s Special Mention

Saturday, April 11, 2009

Official Selection In Trevignano

SMAFUGLAR by Runar Runarsson - Iceland (TWO BIRDS) has been chosen for The XV La Cittadella del Corto - International Short Fiction Film Festival will take place in Trevignano Romano (Roma - Italy) from May 27th to 31st, 2009. The Festival is organized by the association La Cittadella and receives financial support from the Italian Ministry of Culture, Lazio Region and other public and private partners. The Festival aims to promote quality short fiction films. Among its goals there are the discovery of new talents and showing their films, with particular regard to all those films which deal with social and youth themes. The festival has an International and a National Competition.

Official Selection In Bruxelles

Smafuglar/2Birds has been chosen for The 14 éditions du Festival du Court Métrage that is held in Bruxelles from the 30/4 to the 10/5 2009.

Friday, April 10, 2009

Official Selection In Nice

The 9th International Short Film Festival in nice takes place between the 14th - 19th of april, Smafuglar ( 2 Birds ) is in The Official Selection.

Official Selection In Lisboa

Smafuglar / 2 Birds has been chosen for The 6th Indielisboa International Film Festival that takes place between the 23th - 3may 2009.

Official Selection In Salerno

Smafuglar / 2 Birds has been chosen for The 14th edition of The Filmfestival "Linea d'Ombra-Festival Culture Giovani" that will take place in Salerno from April 14th-19th, 2009.


At The 2009 NexT film Festival in Bucharest The “CRISTIAN NEMESCU“ BEST DIRECTING AWARD was given to Runar Runarsson for 2 Birds / Smafuglar (Iceland, 2008)
The Festival is run by The NexT Cultural Society was created in November 2006 in memoriam film director Cristian Nemescu and sound-designer Andrei Toncu, in order to keep their memory alive, to promote their works by all means and through all channels, and, at the same time, to support, educate, encourage and stimulate young filmmakers.