Fridrik Thor Fridriksson to be honored at the Pula Film Festival

Fridrik Thor Fridriksson

This year’s edition of the Pula Film Festival, which will be held in Pula, Croatia, from July 12–26, will honor Icelandic director Fridrik Thor Fridriksson with a special retrospective of his work. The films to be screened in the retrospective are Rock in ReykjavikChildren of NatureDevil’s IslandAngels of the Universe and Falcons.

In its announcement of the event, the festival says: “This year’s festival retrospective is dedicated to Fridrik Thor Fridriksson, one of the most important filmmakers in Northern Europe. He is a complete author who has tried his hand at a number of film aspects (director, screenwriter, actor, producer, editor) and this is how we made a selection of his films.”

Fridriksson will also be a member of the jury for the festival’s international program.

For more information about the retrospective, click here.

via the Icelandic Film Centre

Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.