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20th Reykjavík International Film Festival 

Reykjavík, Iceland, September 28 to October 8, 2023

Call for entries

(Feature and short films, narrative and documentary) 

The Reykjavík International Film Festival is currently accepting applications for its 2023 edition. 

Please note that films must be submitted directly to the festival via FilmFreeway. 

  • Competitive: Yes
  • Entry fees: Yes

Please consult the festival website. 


RIFF – Reykjavík International Film Festival – is one of the biggest and most diverse cultural events in Iceland. The festival’s main objective is to offer a wide selection of groundbreaking, independent cinema, to highlight the work of young and emerging filmmakers, by presenting only first and second works in the Grand Prix competition category New Visions and to increase general interest in independent cinema, increase the level of cinematic literacy and enrich film culture in Iceland by offering different cross-platform programs. 

Telefilm Canada recognizes the selection of a feature film in the Festival for applications to its International Promotion Program. 

Promotion and Communications
Telefilm Canada, Montréal
1 800 567-0890