Le jour le plus court - The shortest day!

Le jour le plus court – The shortest day!

Daazo.com and the French Institute in Budapest bring finally to Hungary the Shortest day between the 19th and the 21th december. The Shortest Day is a popular festival which aims to promote short films in all places and on all screens. This event is originally was organized in France for...
Winners of the 9th Zubroffka Shortfilm Festival!

Winners of the 9th Zubroffka Shortfilm Festival!

The 9th Zubroffka International Shortfilm Festival has ended yesterday, but before we say goodbye to that great and grand bison, let’s take a look at this year’s winners: GRAND PRIX AWARD, given by the Jury: Washingtonia, dir. Konstantina Kotzmani, Greece, 2013 And the trailer for Washingtonia:   WILD BISON AWARD, audience...
Zubroffka at halftime

Zubroffka at halftime

The 9th Zubroffka International Shortfilm Festival opened its gate 2 days ago, in Bialystok, Poland. It’s been a great two days, filled with wonderful and interesting people and of course a huge amount of shortfilms, made by talented filmmakers from all around the world. The two main categories of the...
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...
Friss Hús 3.0 is calling for entries!

Friss Hús 3.0 is calling for entries!

The Friss Hús Shortfilm Festival is back! We are glad to inform you that Daazo.com will organise the Friss Hús Budapest International Shortfilm Festival for the third time next year. The festival will take place at the end of March 2015. We are expecting creative and innovative short films that...
World of Shorts Venice 2014 Issue is out now!

World of Shorts Venice 2014 Issue is out now!

Give a warm welcome for the newest Venice 2014 Issue of World Of Shorts magazine!  The magazine is available in print at the festival’s venues and it covers the short sections of the festival as well as introduces the alternative ways of a successful festival strategy. The magazine also offers...
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A Pitch Page success: The Queen of England Stole my Parents

A Pitch Page success: The Queen of England Stole my Parents

In the 2013 Cannes issue of World of Shorts, we represented a great  project in the Pitch Page section, called The Queen of England Stole my Parents, by Ernestas Jankauskas. A year later we were extremely happy to see the film in the Short Film Corner of Cannes, and we asked the producer of the...
The Jury of Berlinale Shorts is revealed!

The Jury of Berlinale Shorts is revealed!

This year’s International Short Film Jury will award the Golden and the Silver Bear, and the Audi Short Film Award (which will go to a director who has an extraordinary artistic signature, will take home 20,000 euros) It will also nominate a short film for the European Film Awards in the category Best Short Film. The...
Festival Premiers Plans D'Angers - Shortfilm programme

Festival Premiers Plans D’Angers – Shortfilm programme

Young European filmmakers invited to Angers, to present their first films to the public , professionals of the industry and the press. Nearly 100 films will be screened first, made ​​by a hundred new european directors. They will screen: - More than 80 films as part of the 6 sections of the Competition. - More than two...
Euro Connection 2015 Selection in Clermont-Ferrand

Euro Connection 2015 Selection in Clermont-Ferrand

The European jury has chosen 15 selected projects among the 24 finalist projects nominated this year for the Euro Connection, which will be held at Clermont Ferrand International Shortfilm Festival. Here are the list of the selected projects that will be pitched during EURO CONNECTION 2015: · 3RD HALF, Jiri Volek (Punch Production), Czech Republic...
16th International Screenwriters Workshop & Masterclass

16th International Screenwriters Workshop & Masterclass

The 16th International Screenwriters′ Workshop & Master Class is calling for applications, the submission deadline is the 17th January 2015. The workshop will be held in late Spring 2015 (to be announced). The International Screenwriters′ Workshops are for screenwriters who have had minimum one feature length script produced. The workshops only deal with screenplays for...
5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival - Dare to Repeat

5th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival – Dare to Repeat

This year the Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival is developing around the motto “Dare to Repeat”! Supported yet again by the European Fund for the Balkans, the 5th BalkansBeyond Borders Short Film Festival comes to Sarajevo on 28-30 November 2014, at the art space Kriterion to fill 3 days with short films of great...
The winners of the 30th Interfilm Short Film Festival!

The winners of the 30th Interfilm Short Film Festival!

The 30th Interfilm Short Film Festival announced their winners yesterday, as the festival has come to an end. Daazo gave out a special Festival Strategy Award for one lucky filmmaker, here are the winners: International Competition Berlin-Brandenburg Short Award – Best Film € 6000 from Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg Link Habana Edouard Salier, France, 2013, 22:00 min...
Go Short Campus is calling out for talents!

Go Short Campus is calling out for talents!

Go Short International Short Film Festival Nijmegen offers film students and newly graduates an intensive and full campus program with their New Arrivals: Go Short Campus program, that will take place from 7 to 12 April 2015 in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. The Go Short Campus brings emerging filmmakers and seasoned film professionals together and offers...
ZubrOFFka Festival program is announced!

ZubrOFFka Festival program is announced!

9th International Short Film Festival ŻUBROFFKA has announced the list of films in competition and will welcome film lovers in Białystok from 3 to 7 December 2014. In six competitions they shall present 108 films selected from over 1,200 entries from around the world. Polish filmmakers will compete in three categories: Amateurs, Students and Independents....
Joonas Makkonen - From short to big

Joonas Makkonen – From short to big

Joonas Makkonen finnish director is living the dream of every shortfilm maker: he got the chance to shoot one of his short films in feature lengt.. His short film Bunny the Killer Thing inspired the story for his first feature, that’s coming out with the same title soon. Bunny the Killer Thing is half human...
Apply for the Eastweek screenwriting workshop!

Apply for the Eastweek screenwriting workshop!

The Eastweek project, founded in 2009 on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Trieste Film Festival, this year renews its efforts with the central European Schools and Academies of Cinema, with one important new addition. Eastweek is growing into an international screenwriting workshop dedicated to the development of film scripts. The selected students...
Berlinale Talents 2015

Berlinale Talents 2015

The main theme for the 2015 Berlinale Talents program is “2015: A Space Discovery“ Berlinale Talents 2015 is a summit and networking platform for 300 outstanding talents from the fields of directing, production, acting, screenwriting, cinematography, editing, production design, film criticism, world sales, distribution, sound design and score composing. An international selection committee is currently...