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Hey Aspiring Filmmakers: The Amazing Reykjavik Talent Lab Is Accepting Applications

Hey Aspiring Filmmakers: The Amazing Reykjavik Talent Lab Is Accepting Applications

Budding filmmakers: You can now apply for a the Reykjavík International Film Festival’s Transatlantic Talent Lab, a wholly unique educational experience taking place over four days this fall in one of the world’s most truly spectacular settings. 

Bringing together hopeful filmmakers from Europe and America who want to meet up with other like-minded individuals, the lab consists of a schedule “stuffed with great films, workshops, events and seminars.” Running September 29-October 3 — parallel to the Reykjavík International Film Festival (this fall celebrating its 12th year) — the labs have seen the likes of Dario Argento, Jim Jarmusch, Milos Forman, Béla Tarr, Lone Scherfig, Richie O’Donnell, James Marsh, Arto Halonen, Baltasar Kormákur, João Pedro Rodrigues, Jessica Hausner, Giorgos Lanthimos and Valdis Oskarsdottir offering advice to lab participants in the past. This year’s program has already announced that it will include a masterclass with the festival’s guest of honour David Cronenberg. 

Apply by May 20th to increase your chance of acceptance

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