Screen Shot 2019-09-12 at 7.40.03 PM.png

The biggest Nordic Film Festival outside Europe

With a mission to build bridges between the Nordic region and the international film community, NIFF will go further than your average film festival, encouraging and connecting filmmakers from all over the world. 

Tickets to NIFF 2019

Tickets for NIFF 2019 is handled by our partner Roxy Hotel through their website and is now for sale. Press and Official Selection Filmmakers will be granted free admission. info regarding all film screenings and seminars can be found under Official Selection at Nordic International Film Festival, as well as our industry panels, red carpet and the exclusive award ceremony on our closing night, October 20th. Browsing our films and buying individual tickets is also available under our Official Selection.



Why Not Be Progressive?




The Future Is 79% Female

The Festival Of The Future

At NIFF we are doing our very best to be at the forefront of many different topics and we are trying to improve every day - with gender equality in our line up, climate-compensated flights to the festival, a non-plastic, and full recycling approach and guaranteed distribution for our films.




We at NIFF are always excited to share our lineup with respected film industry peers - and NIFF2019 is no exception. Welcome to the NIFF family!

Jurors for the 2019 NIFF competitions include Norwegian actor Anders Baasmo Christensen; Danish Producer/Director team of Alexander Brøndsted and Antonio Tublen; Actors Richard Thomas, Tony Plana, Craig Di Francia (Green Book); Film Programmers/Industry Executives/Journalists including David Schwartz, Amir Bogen, Aaron Hillis, Anne-Katrin Titze, Adam Schartoff and Kyle Greenberg from Circle Collective.

NIFF - jury, hosts, filmmakers and actors alumni

Immaculately organized festival, and stellar line-up.

- Marko Vourinen, winner Best Documentary Feature, NIFF2018 for ‘Vianey’’