Submission to Friss Hús with an early bird!

Submission to Friss Hús with an early bird!

Daazo – the European Shortfilm Centre proudly presents the fourth edition of the Friss Hús Budapest International Shortfilm Festival, which will take place at the end of March 2016 in Budapest, Hungary. Our long term plan is to make sure that the event becomes an internationally acclaimed festival where the...
40th Toronto ShortCuts are revealed!

40th Toronto ShortCuts are revealed!

One of the most anticipated film festivals on the world, the 40th Toronto Film Festival has finally revealed its official selection, and that includes the competing Short Cuts programme too. Fanni Szilágyi’s short film End of Puberty – which won the Best Short film Award at Friss Hús 3.0 Budapest...
Submit your short film to Friss Hús 4.0 Short Film Festival!

Submit your short film to Friss Hús 4.0 Short Film Festival!

Daazo.com – the European Shortfilm Centre proudly presents the fourth edition of the Friss Hús Budapest International Shortfilm Festival, which will take place at the end of March 2016 in Budapest, Hungary. The success of the last three years made it possible for Friss Hús to become one of the...
World of Shorts - Cannes 2015 issue is out!

World of Shorts – Cannes 2015 issue is out!

The English-language short film-centred magazine, World of Shorts (WOSH) evolved in 2012 from the blog of Budapest-based short film platform Daazo.com. The copies of WOSH are available at the short film events and screenings of A-list film festivals. The new issue of the magazine appears in May 2015, focusing on...
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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Submit to ŻUBROFFKA Short Film Festival!

Submit to ŻUBROFFKA Short Film Festival!

One of the coolest (literally) short film event of the year is International Short Film Festival ŻUBROFFKA, which is taking place in the great city of Białystok, by the border of Poland and Belrussia. The 10th edition of the festival will be held from the 2nd-6th of December. We wrote about our experiences with the...
Submit to London Short Film Festival!

Submit to London Short Film Festival!

The 13th London Short Film Festival will be held between the 8-17th of January, 2016. The submission is still open for a week for the BAFTA qualifying festival, for international and UK short films. The deadline is coming earlier this year, until the 1st of September, because of the great amount of short films they have...
Winning short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

Winning short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

The 21st Sarajevo Film Festival ended on Sunday, giving out awards in three main categories: features, documentaries and short films. Here are the official jury of the short film competition, and the films they voted on: COMPETITION PROGRAMME – SHORT FILM Jury: Marion Döring, European Film Academy Director (Germany) Una Gunjak, Director and film editor (UK)...
Submit to Mobile Film Festival: Act on Climate Change!

Submit to Mobile Film Festival: Act on Climate Change!

This 11th edition of Mobile Film Festival becomes international and coincides with the Climate Change Conference (COP21) organized by the United Nations in France in December 2015. They are inviting filmmakers from all around the world to create and share their vision regarding climate change and sustainable development. The rule remains the same : “1 Mobile,...
Submission for the Common Baltic Short Film Contest is closing!

Submission for the Common Baltic Short Film Contest is closing!

Culture.pl, the Pomeranian Film Foundation, Gdynia Film Festival and the Gdynia Film School are organising a short-film competition about the Baltic Sea countries – their cultural identity, their history, their society and their constant transformation. ✔ You can submit a film lasting 1 – 5 minutes, ✔ They encourage you to reflect on current facets of the...
Short film programme of Jameson Cinefest IFF!

Short film programme of Jameson Cinefest IFF!

The official programme of the 12th Jameson Cinefest Film Festival was announced last week, including the short film, experimental and animation programme. The festival will be held from 11-20th of September, in Miskolc, Hungary. We are glad to present the programme, and announce that as usual, Daazo will be present at this great festival. Experimental and...
The winners of Locarno Film Festival!

The winners of Locarno Film Festival!

The 68th Festival del film Locarno has always been one of the most unique spot amongst the European film festivals, with its precisely selected programme and stunning screening spot of the main square of Locarno, in Switzerland. They announced the winners on the 15th of August, here are the short films that took home the main...
Submit now to Festival International du Film de Montagne!

Submit now to Festival International du Film de Montagne!

They are calling for short films at Festival International du Film de Montagne, which will be held from the 2nd until the 6th of October, 2015, at Autrance, France. Besides short films, they are expecting documentary and feature films as well. Here are the requirements for the short films, for more information, visit the official...
Last call for applying to Nisimasa!

Last call for applying to Nisimasa!

In September alone 24 young film critics, photographers, videobloggers and film enthusiasts will have the chance to attend two of the most influential and vital film festivals in the circuit: Venice Film Festival (Italy) and San Sebastian Film Festival (Spain). This is an unique chance to test and develop your film analisys skills at the...
Encounters announced Filmmakers in competition!

Encounters announced Filmmakers in competition!

The 21st Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival has announced the list of films and filmmakers who are competing from the 15-20th of September, in Bristol, UK. One of the most important short film festivals of the UK, Encounters is offering an ‘annual meeting place for new, emerging and established filmmakers and industry professionals’. Here’s...
The short film programme at Venice Film Festival!

The short film programme at Venice Film Festival!

The prestigious Venice Film Festival will be helding its 72nd edition in the beginning of September, as part of La Biennale di Venezia, one of the most famous and prestigious cultural organizations in the world. La Biennale di Venezia celebrates all forms of art: fine arts, architecture, dance, theater and film of course. From the 2-12th of...
Oberhausen on Tour is more popular than ever!

Oberhausen on Tour is more popular than ever!

Short films on the screen in 54 cities from New York to Tallinn The most successful short film tour of the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen is drawing to a close. In the ninth edition of “Oberhausen on Tour”, films from Oberhausen were screened in 54 cities in 24 countries all over the world, from...