The Falcons
The Falcons

The Falcons

Each summer, kids from all over Iceland gather on a small island to participate in a week-long football tournament. Ten-year-old Jón, travels to the tournament with his team and will have to grow up faster than he expected, both on and off the pitch.

About the film

  • Type: Feature Film
  • National Premiere Date: March 23, 2018, Sambíó
  • Genre: Family
  • Length: 95 min.
  • Language: Icelandic
  • Original Title: Víti í Vestmannaeyjum
  • International Title: The Falcons
  • Production Year: 2018
  • Production Countries: Iceland
  • IMDB: The Falcons
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant: Yes
  • Based on a : Novel
  • Antecendent Title: Víti í Vestmannaeyjum
  • Color: Yes
  • Screening format and subtitles: DCP, English subtitles.



Company Credits


  • Giffoni Film Festival, 2018
  • SCHLINGEL International Film Festival for Children and Young Audience, 2018
  • Nordic Film Days Lübeck, 2018
  • Chicago International Film Festival, 2018
  • Roshd International Film Festival, 2018
  • Zlín Film Festival, Tékkland, 2018
  • International Film Festival for Children and Young People, Litháen, 2018
  • Hebrides International Film Festival, Skotland, 2018
  • Cinekid Festival, Holland, 2018
  • Oulu International Children's and Youth Film Festival, Finnland, 2018
  • Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, 2018
  • Athens International Children‘s Film Festival, 2018
  • KINOdiseea International Children Film Festival, 2018

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