We are open for submissions!

We are now open for submissions. The deadline for foreign films is on the 20th of July 2016. For Icelandic short films and music videos the deadline is on the 1st of August 2016. The Festival will be celebrated from the 21st to the 23rd of October 2016.
Please read through the rules and regulations before submitting.
We are looking forward to receiving your film.

Dates for the 9th edition

The 9th Northern Wave International Film Festival will be celebrated on the weekend of the 21st – 23rd of October 2016. We open for entries in May 2016.
Looking forward to receiving your film!

And the awards went to..

Best Icelandic short film/Besta íslenska stuttmyndin
Þú og ég (You and I) by/eftir Ásu Helgu Hjörleifsdóttur

Best Icelandic music video/Besta íslenska tónlistarmyndbandið
Dim the lights með CREEP feat. Sia – #EmbraceYourself leikstjóri Kitty Von-Sometime

Best International short film/Besta alþjóðlega stuttmyndin
The Chicken (Frá Króatíu) by/eftir Una Gunjak

Besti fiskirétturinn/Best fish course
1.place
Aðalsteinn Þorvaldsson (The local priest)

2.place
Jakob Bragi Hannesson (Teacher) and friends

3. place
Bjargarsteinn, local restaurant