Já-Fólk Gísli Darri Halldórssonar is one of ten films on the Oscar Academy’s shortlist of short films. Gísli Darri writes the script, directs and produces the film, which has been widely praised. It was chosen the best Icelandic short film at the RIFF film festival in Reykjavík last September, and won the Nordic Youth Audience Award at Nordisk Panorama the same month.
She was voted Best European Short Film at the International Cartoon Festival in Spain in October, and won the Audience Award at the Uppsala Short Film Festival in Sweden.
Whether the academy says yes to the Yes People will be revealed 15. mars.
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