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Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson

(1982 – )

Director. Born 1982, Iceland. Graduated from the Icelandic Art Academy in 2006. Studied screenwriting in Denmark, 2006-07.


Gudmundsson received a Special Mention for his short film "Whale Valley" (2013) at the Cannes film festival.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
A White, White Day 2019 Executive producer Feature
Heartstone 2017 Direction, Screenplay, Producer DK/Feature
Ártún 2014 Direction, Producer, Screenplay Short fiction
Whale Valley 2013 Direction, Script, Producer DK/Short fiction
Volcano 2012 Script supervisor, Script consultant Feature
Rivalen 2010 Unit manager DK/Short fiction

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
NDR Promotion Prize 2016 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2016 Hjartasteinn
Lorens Award - Best Producer 2017 Göteborg International Film Festival 2017 Hjartasteinn
Best Director 2016 Warsaw International Film Festival 2016 Hjartasteinn
Ecumenical Jury Award 2016 Warsaw International Film Festival 2016 Hjartasteinn
Special Mention - Main actor/actress 2016 Warsaw International Film Festival 2016 Hjartasteinn
Grand Prix - Jury Prize 2017 Angers Premiers Plans 2017 Hjartasteinn
Audience Award 2017 Angers Premiers Plans 2017 Hjartasteinn
Prix SAFTAS / ERASMUS 2017 Angers Premiers Plans 2017 Hjartasteinn
Best Director 2017 Transilvania International Film Festival 2017 Hjartasteinn
Audience Award 2017 Transilvania International Film Festival 2017 Hjartasteinn
Special Mention 2013 Cannes, Festival de 2013 Hvalfjordur
Best Short Fiction 2013 Warsaw International Film Festival 2013 Hvalfjordur
Golden Spike Award 2013 Giffoni Film Festival 2013 Hvalfjordur
Best European Short Fiction 2013 Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2013 Hvalfjordur
Special Mention 2013 Chicago International Film Festival 2013 Hvalfjordur
Golden Starfish for Best Short Film 2013 Hamptons Film Festival 2013 Hvalfjordur
Best Short Fiction 2013 Reykjavik Film Festival 2013 Hvalfjordur
Gold Q Hugo 2016 Chicago International Film Festival 2016 Hjartasteinn
Special Jury Award - Silver Alexander 2016 Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2016 Hjartasteinn
Queer Lion 2016 Venice Days 2016 Hjartasteinn
OCAÑA AWARD TO FREEDOM 2016 Sevilla Festival de Cine 2016 Hjartasteinn
Best Actor 2016 Marrakech International Film Festival 2016 Hjartasteinn
Youth Jury Award for Best Picture 2017 Malmö, BUFF 2017 Hjartasteinn
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

Festivals

Festival Festival date Film
Transilvania International Film Festival 2017-06-02 Hjartasteinn
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2017-04-06 Hjartasteinn
Malmö, BUFF 2017-03-20 Hjartasteinn
Göteborg International Film Festival 2017-01-27 Hjartasteinn
Angers Premiers Plans 2017-01-20 Hjartasteinn
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2017-01-05 Hjartasteinn
Marrakech International Film Festival 2016-12-02 Hjartasteinn
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2016-11-11 Hjartasteinn
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2016-11-04 Hjartasteinn
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2016-11-04 Hjartasteinn
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2016-11-03 Hjartasteinn
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2016-11-02 Hjartasteinn
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2016-10-20 Hjartasteinn
Chicago International Film Festival 2016-10-13 Hjartasteinn
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2016-10-11 Hvalfjordur
Warsaw International Film Festival 2016-10-09 Hjartasteinn
Busan International Film Festival 2016-10-06 Hjartasteinn
Toronto International Film Festival 2016-09-08 Hjartasteinn
Venice Days 2016-08-31 Hjartasteinn
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2014-10-29 Ártún
Hamptons Film Festival 2014-10-09 Ártún
Seattle International Film Festival 2014-05-15 Hvalfjordur
Göteborg International Film Festival 2014-01-24 Hvalfjordur
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2013-11-07 Hvalfjordur
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2013-10-30 Hvalfjordur
Warsaw International Film Festival 2013-10-11 Hvalfjordur
Chicago International Film Festival 2013-10-10 Hvalfjordur
Hamptons Film Festival 2013-10-10 Hvalfjordur
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2013-10-08 Hvalfjordur
Reykjavik Film Festival 2013-09-26 Hvalfjordur
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2013-09-20 Hvalfjordur
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2013-09-19 Hvalfjordur
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2013-08-26 Hvalfjordur
Melbourne Film Festival 2013-07-25 Hvalfjordur
Giffoni Film Festival 2013-07-19 Hvalfjordur
Sydney Film Festival 2013-06-05 Hvalfjordur
Cannes, Festival de 2013-05-15 Hvalfjordur
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.