World of Young Cinema - the Cannes 2016 issue is out now!

World of Young Cinema – the Cannes 2016 issue is out now!

The Cannes 2016 issue of the first feature and short film magazine World of Young Cinema is out now! The English-language first feature and short film magazine writes about young cinema professionals and their activities. Emerging producers from the Producers on the Move programme share their thoughts on their works...
Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

The 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen was finished yesterday, where they gave out the awards in many different categories. Here are the winners: Prizes awarded by the International Jury – Members: Andrés Denegri (Argentina), Stella Händler (Switzerland), Marta Kuzma (Sweden), Joanna Raczyńska (USA), Mika Taanila (Finland) Grand Prize of the...
Vienna Independent Shorts programme!

Vienna Independent Shorts programme!

The 13th Vienna Indenependent Shorts international short film festival has announced its complete programme a few days ago. The festival will be held between 25th – 31st of May. Here are the selections and titles from the 13th edition: THE SELECTION FOR FICTION & DOCUMENTARY 2016 / FICTION & DOCUMENTARY I...
The winners of Daazo's 4th Friss Hús International Short Film Festival!

The winners of Daazo’s 4th Friss Hús International Short Film Festival!

The winners of the 4th Friss Hús  International Short Film Festival were announced last Sunday in Budapest, at the. We are extremely happy with the turnout, almost all the screenings were sold out – both international and Hungarian ones. The festival was held from the 30th March until the 3rd of April, here...
Official programme of the 4th Friss Hús!

Official programme of the 4th Friss Hús!

The 4th edition of Friss Hús Budapest International Short Film Festival is starting in less than two weeks, but the official selection has arrived today! Hungarian and international short films have been selected in 9 different sections. Amongst the international selection, you can find the winner of the Academy Award...
The official programme of the Berlinale Shorts!

The official programme of the Berlinale Shorts!

The 66th Berlinale International Film Festival is just around the corner (11-21st of February), and it’s getting more and more exciting every day, since they started dropping the names and titles of the privileged programme. And today was one of these amazing moments – they announced the official shortfilms! And one...
Daazo takes you everywhere

Daazo takes you everywhere

Daazo’s team has recently started its new service: the Festival Strategy Service. Since we have been part of the short film industry for a while, we have been asked by many filmmakers how and where to send their films. Which festivals and markets are relevant, how is it possible to...
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City of Dreams (Citta’ dei Sogni) - Interview with Paola Bernardini

City of Dreams (Citta’ dei Sogni) – Interview with Paola Bernardini

City of Dreams (Citta’ dei Sogni) is a short film from the Short Film Corner of the 69th Cannes Film Festival. We did a short interview with the director Paola Bernardini. What is your film about? This film tells the coming of age story of two young brothers who run away from home. They embark on...
WOYC Fear and anxiety at a close-up - Interview with Simon Mesa Soto

WOYC Fear and anxiety at a close-up – Interview with Simon Mesa Soto

Two years ago Simon Mesa Soto’s short film Leidi, the story of a young girl travelling through her village to find the father of her son, won the Short Film Palme d’Or at the 67th Cannes Film Festival. This year, Simon is returning to the Official Competition with Madre, which once again follows a girl...
Fantaisie impromptu - a prologue - Interview with Duda Gorter

Fantaisie impromptu – a prologue – Interview with Duda Gorter

Fantaisie impromptu – a prologue is a short film by Duda Gorter, submitted to the Cannes Short Film Catalogue, and Short Film Corner at this year’s festival. Here’s a short interview with the director. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? The main topic raised by the story...
No Woman's Face Remember - Interview with Chuck Griffith

No Woman’s Face Remember – Interview with Chuck Griffith

No Woman’s Face Remember is an American short film from the Short Film Catalogue, represented in the Short Film Corner this year at the festival. Read our interview with the director Chuck Griffith. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? Income inequality.  Lost millennials.  Globalisation.  Sex.  Drugs.  They...
24° 51’ North Latitude - Interview with Carlos Lenin

24° 51’ North Latitude – Interview with Carlos Lenin

24° 51’ North Latitude by Carlos Lenin is a short film from this year’s Short Film Corner at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. Here’s a short Q&A with the director. What is your film about? It’s the story about a migrant who’s trying to return to his town: the home of his most sweet memories....
(Lakkeha) Stains - Interview with Sara Koozehchian

(Lakkeha) Stains – Interview with Sara Koozehchian

Stains is an Iranian short film directed by Sara Koozehchian, represented in the Short Film Corner this year, at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. We asked some questions from her during the shor tiflm Q&A, here are her answers. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? Stains, is the...
The Last Show - Interview with Roberto Flores

The Last Show – Interview with Roberto Flores

The Last Show is a short film from Peru, represented in the Short Film Corner of the 69th Cannes Film Festival this year, directed by Roberto Flores. We asked a couple of questions from the director, here are his answers. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? ¨The...
Vera's Gift (Podarok Very) - Interview with Fernando Vallejo

Vera’s Gift (Podarok Very) – Interview with Fernando Vallejo

Vera’s Gift (Podarok Very) is a short film from the Short Film Corner of the 69th Cannes Film Festival. Read our short Q&A with the director, Fernando Vallejo. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story?Our film is about  extreme love and silence. Who is the target audience of...
Interview With a Director - Interview with Ivana Noa

Interview With a Director – Interview with Ivana Noa

Interview With a Director is a Belgian short film from the Short Film Catalogue, represented in Cannes this year, at the Short Film Corner. We asked a couple of questions from the director Ivana Noa, read her answers below. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? Interview With...
Jewish Blind Date - Interview with Morf Anaëlle

Jewish Blind Date – Interview with Morf Anaëlle

Jewish Blind Date is a short film from the 2016 Short Film Corner at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. Read our short Q&A with the director Morf Anaëlle. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? Mary Lou had several disappointing love affairs with goys (non-Jews) and decides to revert...
Good Mother - Interview with Malou T. Schultzberg

Good Mother – Interview with Malou T. Schultzberg

Good Mother is a Swedish short film from the 2016 Short Film Corner, at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. Read our short Q&A with the director Malou T. Schultzberg. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? An ex comes to stay a few days in the new family...
Onguri Kohi No Oishii Irekata (How to Make Delicious Acorn Coffee) - Interview with Masaru Yasokawa

Onguri Kohi No Oishii Irekata (How to Make Delicious Acorn Coffee) – Interview with Masaru Yasokawa

How to Make Delicious Acorn Coffee is a Japanese short film in the Short Film Corner, at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. Read our short Q&A with the director Masaru Yasokawa. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? This movie is a youth movie , the story drew naturally as...