HEARTSTONE wins at the Belgrade International Film Festival

The Icelandic film Heartstone is continuing its winning streak, this time picking up awards at Serbia’s Belgrade International Film Festival.

The win won Best Debut Film and the Jury Prize.

The film’s director, Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson, was in attendance to accept the awards.

In total Heartstone has won 24 international awards with 11 in 2017. The film recently won nine awards at Iceland’s national film awards, the Eddas.

View the trailer for the film below.



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.