Nordic Girls Shoot, Northern Wave International Film Festival


Nordic girls shoot is a workshop for young Nordic female filmmakers (<30).The main goal of the workshop is to mentor, educated and create a strong network of young Nordic female filmmakers. 
The second edition of the workshop will be held from the 22nd to the 25th of October 2020. The open call for applicants will be announced in May 2020 and will be open for all the Nordic countries. 
The Workshop is organized by Northern Wave IFF in partership with Wift Iceland, Wift Nordic, Wift Sweden, Paninoir Greenland, Ingun i Skrivarastovu Fareo Islands and Nordic Factory Denmark.  The Nordic Girls Shoot Workshop is supported by Nordbuk, West Iceland Regional Fund  and the Icelandic Film Fund.
The Nordic Girls Shoot Workshop consists of a two day training program (22nd to 23rd of October) with mentors and two days (24th to 25th of October) of participating and attending screenings and masterclass at the Northern Wave International Film Festival.

The program pays for flights, diets and accommodation for all selected participants during the workshop and the festival

The workshop will include:

  • Pitch training
  • Workgroups discussing projects
  • Private sessions with Nordic mentors

Our partners from the Nordic countries will also mentor and educate during the workshop. The mentors are Nina Skydsbjerg Jacobsen (Film in Greenland,Paninoir) producer (Greenland), Helene Granqvist producer and president of Wift Sweden and Wift International (Sweden), Ingebjörg Torgesen president of Wift Norway, director and artist (Norway), Ingunn í Skrivarastovu producer (Fareo Islands), Valerie Richter pitch coach and script writer (Denmark), Dögg Mósesdóttir, director/writer, (Iceland). 



Nordic Council of Ministers
KMI Northern Wave International Film Festival