Bergen - various links
Different organizations we enjoy working with.

- Bergensavisen (local newspaper)

- Bergen Art Festival (BergArt) in october is a collaboration between 8 cultural organizations in Bergen, including BIFF

Bergen animasjonsmønstring - BAM
- BAM in October is screening the latest of local, Norwegian and Nordic animation short films, and also premieres of animation feature, and we arrange animation workshops

Bergen Filmklubb / Cinemateket USF
- Bergen Filmklubb and Cinemateket USF are local film societies/cinematheques where you can see films not screened in regular cinemas.

Bergen Gay Pride
- Annual gay festival in April-May

Bergen Kino
- Municipal multiplex cinema, housing BIFF

Bergen Media City

Bergen Tourist Board (

- Bergens Tidende (local newspaper)

City of Bergen

Education in Bergen
- Portal to institutions of higher education in Bergen: University, colleges, schools etc.
- portal to festivals in Bergen

Kulturnett Hordaland
- Regional culture information

Mediaverkstedet i Bergen
- Film workshop in Bergen

The Western Norway Film Center
- The West Norwegian Film Centre funds the development and production of independent short and documentary films.

USF Verftet
- A house of culture, housing among others the BIFF office and Cinemateket USF.

WT International film festival
- Amateur film festival in Os, south of Bergen

Film - various links
international film links

- Film festival organizing software
- Guide to film festivals (and films) around the world

Filmkontakt Nord
- Nordic portal for short and documentary films; Nordisk Panorama 5 Cities Film Festival

Internet Movie Database (IMDB)
- Huge collection of movie information

Rotten Tomatoes
- See what others think about movies

Film links in Norway
Organizations, companies, institutions, festivals etc.

- database for film workers

- Film&Kino is an organisation that develops and promotes the film- and cinema industry in Norway.

Films from the South
- festival in Oslo, October

- Norwegian portal to films, cinemas, film and video distributors, festivals etc.

Fredrikstad animation Festival
- Nordic and Baltic festival, May

House of Film, Oslo
- Contains various film organizations, institutions and festivals, among others the Norwegian Film Institute.

- Trondheim International Film Festival, April

Nordic media Festival
- in Bergen in May

Nordisk Panorama – 5 Cities Film Festival
- Nordisk Panorama – 5 Cities Film Festival is the annual festival for independent Nordic short and documentary films. The festival is rotating between the five Nordic cities Bergen (Norway), Århus (Denmark), Oulu (Finland), Malmö (Sweden) and Reykjavik (Iceland). In September 2005 the festival will be arranged in Bergen.

Norgesfilm /
- Digital distribution of film to schools, libraries, homes and cinemas

Norsk animasjon
- is a Norwegian website started and run by Foreningen For Animert Film (The Norwegian Animation Association)

Norsk Filmforbund
- Norwegian film and TV workers' trade union

Norsk filmutvikling

Norwegian Film Commission
- The Norwegian Film Commission can provide you with the information and assistance necessary for filming in Norway.

Norwegian Film Fund

Norwegian Film Institute (NFI)

- Public service broadcaster

Oslo Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
- in June

Oslo international film festival
- in November

The Norwegian Documentary Festival
- in Volda, April/May

The Norwegian International Film Festival
- in Haugesund, August

The Norwegian Shortfilm Festival
- in Grimstad, June

Tromsø international film festival
- in January

- Commercial broadcaster

- Film festival in Oslo in August

Norway - other links

Den kulturelle skolesekken
- Norweagian public sector information and services
- Norway - the official site
- Norwegian Tourist Guide

Publications / websites about film - Norway


- Norwegian internet magazine about film, run by volunteers


- periodical for the film and TV business

Z filmtidsskrift
- published by the Norwegian Federation of Film Societies