Íslenska

Future of Hope

Through their eyes we see challenges, emotion and optimism as they begin to adapt their lifestyles and businesses in order to cope with the changing pressures of today’s economy. Simultaneously it offers an alternative view of Iceland to the one represented in the foreign media being the first documentary to look at the optimistic side of the economic downturn.

About the film

  • Type
    Documentary
  • National Premiere Date
    September 3, 2010, Háskólabíó
  • Length
    75 min.
  • Language
    English
  • Original Title
    Future of Hope
  • International Title
    Future of Hope
  • Production Year
    2010
  • Production Countries
    Iceland, England
  • IMDB
  • Website
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    Yes
  • Production Format
    HDcam
  • Aspect Ratio
    16:9
  • Color
    Yes
  • Sound
    Stereo

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2012
    Nordic Lights Film Festival, Minneapolis, USA
  • 2012
    San Francisco Green Film Festival, San Fransico, USA
  • 2011
    Energy Film Festival
  • 2011
    Estonia World Film Festival
  • 2011
    Galway Film Fleadh, Ireland
  • 2011
    Filmfest Hamburg
  • 2011
    Nordic Film Festival at Vienna
  • 2011
    The Food Film Festival Kinookus - Award: Feature Docs in Competition.
  • 2011
    Festival do Rio
  • 2011
    International TV Festival Bar
  • 2011
    HumanDOC International Documentary Film Festival
  • 2011
    Thessaloniki Documentary Festival
  • 2011
    The One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival
  • 2011
    Edduverðlaunin / Edda Awards - Award: Nominated for Documentary of the Year.
  • 2010
    International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam