Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson (b. 1978) is an Icelandic film director. He introduces his new film UNDER THE TREE at HIFF. In this black comedy, a dispute between neighbours spills over into an unpredictable and violent situation. Sigurðsson graduated from the renowned Columbia University in New York. His debut film Á annan veg (2011) was a success at film festivals around the world.