Blær Henriksson to receive Special Award for "Heartstone" role
Blær Hinriksson is an Icelandic actor, born in 2001. He is known to the general public for his roles in the films "Heartstone" and "Beautiful Beings". Hirinksson is the winner of the Ring of the Best Young Actor Festival for 2022
Blær Hinriksson presents himself at the 14th Sarajevo Youth Film Festival with two films "Heartstone" and "Beautiful Beings", which had its premiere at the 72nd Berlinale this year.
A special reason for his arrival in Sarajevo is the award that will be presented to him for the best young actor of the 14th OFF for his role in the film Heartstone. Hirinksson will stay in Sarajevo with his parents, brother and agent for all 5 days of the Festival.
Blær Hinriksson was born in 2001. At the age of 14, he began his film career in a short film called Rainbowparty. He got his first real challenge in 2015 where he starred in the film “Heartstone” which won over a hundred international awards. Blær has received several international awards for his role in “Heartstone,” and he also won for the film “The Eddan” for Best Leading Actor of 2017 in Iceland. He has also starred in several short films, commercials and also works as a model.
As part of the OFF Talks program, Blær will answer questions about the two films he presents as part of OFF Generation Features and share his acting experiences from the set and from the world of acting.