The Explorers Festival is a place for epic stories. The festival is hosted by the Exploration Museum in the town of Húsavík in northern Iceland, at the edge of the arctic. The museum opened in 2014 and the first edition of the festival took place the following year. Films screened at previous editions of the festival include First Man, Kon-Tiki, Into the Inferno, Cosmic Birth, Secrets of a Frozen Ocean, and more.

Leif Erikson Award

Festival is open to all films about Exploration, Space, and Science.