Short films at the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival!

Short films at the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival!

The 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival has announced its programme yesterday on the official website, and we picked out the short films. The festival will be held between the 12th and 20th of August. Here are the competing shorts, the world- international and regional premieres. *Competition Programme – Short Film 2016 WORLD...
Short Waves Festival is calling for short films!

Short Waves Festival is calling for short films!

Short Waves Festival calls for submissions to International, Polish, Dances with Camera and unxpctd.mov competitions! Submissions are open from 6th June 2016 until 11th November 2016. Short Waves Festival 2017 will take place from 21st March to 26th March 2016 in Poznań, Poland. INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION is the most prestigious competition at the Festival for...
Shorts and first features in Karlovy Vary IFF!

Shorts and first features in Karlovy Vary IFF!

The 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival will be held between 1-9th of July, in the Czech Republic. In our World of Young Cinema Magazine, besides the short films, we also represent first- and second feature films. The Future Frames programme is selecting short film various film schools around the...
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...
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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Kino Budapest is calling for applicants!

Kino Budapest is calling for applicants!

“Do you want to shoot films in Budapest? Do you want to meet film makers from all over the world and make new friends? Do you want to be a film star for a while? Do you want to see your film on the silver screen Budapest’s arthouse cinema? Do you want to experience a...
Submit to the 10th BFI Future Film Festival!

Submit to the 10th BFI Future Film Festival!

The 10th BFI Future Film Festival is opening submission for filmmakers between the ages of 16 and 25. The festival is held in February 2017, at the BFI Southbank in London, organised by the British Film Institute. The festival aims to create opportunities for young filmmakers to continue their development with a programme of screenings,...
Anifilm is calling for shorts!

Anifilm is calling for shorts!

ANIFILM, International Festival of Animated Films, Trebon 2017 is calling for entries until the 15th of January, 2017! The next edition is taking place in Třeboň, Czech Republic 2nd – 7th May 2017. Submissions are only accepted, if the director haven’t competed in the previous editions. The categories are: 1. International Competition of Feature Films: – a/ Films...
Submit your short to the 29th Filmfest Dresden!

Submit your short to the 29th Filmfest Dresden!

The 29th edition of Filmfest Dresden is being held from 4th to 9th April 2017. With prize money totalling around €65,000, it’s is one of the most generously endowed short film festivals in Europe. Submissions will be accepted from now until 1st of November 2016. Filmfest Dresden  is counted among the most renowned and best endowed short...
The winners of the 2016 Student Academy Awards!

The winners of the 2016 Student Academy Awards!

The Academy has voted 17 students as winners of the 43rd Student Academy Awards® competition. The Academy received a record number of entries this year – 1,749 films from 286 domestic and 95 international colleges and universities – which were voted by a record number of Academy members. The 2016 winners join the ranks of...
Apply to European Short Pitch!

Apply to European Short Pitch!

European Short Pitch is an initiative aimed at promoting the European coproduction of short films. Organised by Nisi Masa it combines a scriptwriting workshop in residency and a coproduction forum bringing together scriptwriters, directors and industry professionals from all over Europe. The scriptwriting workshop in residency will take place from the 9th-15th of January 2017 in Valletta, Malta, and the coproduction forum will take place from...
63rd Oberhausen is calling for short films!

63rd Oberhausen is calling for short films!

The International Short Film Festival Oberhausen is now inviting submissions to its 63rd edition, which will take place in Oberhausen from 11 to 16 May, 2017. The Festival organises five competitions: International, German, films from North Rhine-Westphalia, International Children’s and Youth Films and the MuVi Award for the best German music video. A total of...
Interforum is calling for projects!

Interforum is calling for projects!

interforum, the fringe programme for professional visitors and film enthusiasts at the International Short Film Festival interfilm Berlin is now accepting entries for the international Script Pitch competition. The pitching session will be held between the 14-18th of November, 2016, in Berlin. All script writers and interested filmmakers are welcome to apply with their script. Eight contestants will...
40 projects selected to Venice Gap- Financing Market!

40 projects selected to Venice Gap- Financing Market!

During the 73rd Venice International Film Festival, an important new project entitled Venice Production Bridge has been introduced to ensure continuity, but also to surpass and fine-tune the Venice Film Market first held in 2012. The Venice Production Bridge will take place from September 1 to 5 on the third floor of the Excelsior Hotel of the Lido...
Here are the Student Academy Award finalists!

Here are the Student Academy Award finalists!

The Academy established the Student Academy Awards in 1972, to support and encourage excellence in filmmaking at the collegiate level. Past Student Academy Award winners have gone on to receive 46 Oscar nominations and have won or shared eight awards. They include John Lasseter, Pete Docter, Robert Zemeckis, Trey Parker and Spike Lee. Here are...
Short films in Venice!

Short films in Venice!

The line-up for the 73rd Venice International Film Festival was announced last week, including the Orizzonti section. Orizzonti is “an international competition dedicated to films that represent the latest aesthetic and expressive trends in international cinema” – shorts and features as well. The 73rd Venice Film Festival will be held from the 31st of August until the...
Masterclass at Zurich Film Festival

Masterclass at Zurich Film Festival

Zurich Film Festival will be held from the 22nd of September, until the 3rd of October. During these days a masterclass will be held – a networking platform for aspiring filmmakers within the framework of Zurich Film Festival. It offers the opportunity to connect with prospective collaborators and to discuss work methods and experiences with...