RIFF, the Reykjavik International Film Festival, is Icelands's number one film event....

...and with more than 25.000 guests annually and international stars like Milos Forman, Jim Jarmusch and Costa-Gavras, it has also become one of the most important annual film events in Europe.

Where? Join RIFF in Reykjavík, the Northernmost capital in the world, for a film festival like no other. 

When? Reykjavik International Film Festival will be held for the 8th time from September 22nd - October 2nd

What? The festival is dedicated to the promotion of independent and innovative cinema that is centered on the discovery and promotion of stimulating and provocative works by directors from around the world. With over 100 films screened each year, numerous panels and Q&A sessions with invited directors, a talent campus, concerts and various special events such as a Swim-in-Cinema at one of Reykjavik's famous thermal pools and a Bollywood beach party - RIFF is an event not to be missed. Visit RIFF for more information! 

There are plenty of innovative and ambitious art festivals in Reykjavik and Iceland all year round. If you're not a big popcorn fan, why not wear your sunglasses at night at the music festival Iceland Airwaves or go all the way to the Eastests of fjords for LungA, the annual art festival in Seydisfjordur?