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Highlights from NIFF 2016

We focus on the filmmakers and getting them the press and the opportunities for distribution or exposure they deserve. Sometimes we forget to showcase what we at NIFF does. We say, better late than never here are the highlights from the Nordic International Film Festival 2016. Check out what we were up to last year! Filmed and edited by Access New York Click below to watch the Video.


NY Women in Film & TV

We are proud to announce that Nordic International Film Festival is now collaborating with New York Women in Film & Television. Together we will work to find new opportunities to showcase great work and find a platform and venue where we can all meet and share ideas on how to improve the industry of filmmaking and independent film, and highlighting gender equality both in the Nordic region and in the US.

The Oath - Special Screening

NIFF is very proud to be co-presenting the Icelandic film THE OATH on September 8th at East Village Cinema in New York. Icelandic auteur Baltasar Kormákur (CONTRABAND, EVEREST) directs and stars in this psychological thriller about a father who tries to pull his daughter out of her world of drugs and petty crime, only to find that danger can be found in unexpected places.


Bo Svenson

The Academy of Motion Picture (Oscars) jury member for best foreign-language film Bo Svenson joins our jury!

As a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ( since 1985, Bo serves on the Academy’s nominating committee for the Best Foreign Language Film — as well as a juror on the Student Academy Award committee. We are extremely proud to have Swedish Bo Svenson as our jury member at Nordic International Film Festival.