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...
Defined by the waves of Beirut - Interview with Palme d'Or winner Ely Dagher

Defined by the waves of Beirut – Interview with Palme d’Or winner Ely Dagher

The animated short film Waves 98′ has stepped out of the Official Short Film Competition at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, and returned home with the Short Film Palme D’or. The Lebanese director Ely Dagher has created this animated piece about his life as a teenager in Beirut, which defined him...
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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Baltic Pitching Forum is calling for projects!

Baltic Pitching Forum is calling for projects!

The Baltic Pitching Forum will take place on the 9 and 10th of October, 2015, in Vilnius, Lithuania. The forum is a unique platform of networking and bringingthenewest short film projects from the Baltics into the spotlight: Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian filmmakers present their short film projects to the international panel board. This Forum creates a...
Submit your short film to Clermont Ferrand ISFF!

Submit your short film to Clermont Ferrand ISFF!

The 38th Clermont Ferrand International Short Film Festival will be held between the 5th and 13th of February, 2016. The international submission is still open for the films which are being completed in 2015, until the 5th of October. Here are the technical details: # International Competition Entry Deadline: October 5th, 2015 Requirements: 1) Films completed...
Competing short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

Competing short films of Sarajevo Film Festival!

The 20th edition of Sarajevo Film Festival will be held from the 14th – 22nd of August. From the total of 50 films in the SFF Competition Programme, the festival is mainly focusing on discovering new talents, in the European feature- and short film scene as well. “Short Films presents films by young and courageous...
62nd Oberhausen Short Film Festival is calling for entries!

62nd Oberhausen Short Film Festival is calling for entries!

Submissions are now open for the competitions of the 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, which will take place from 5 to 10 May 2016. Deadlines depend on the submitted work’s country of production: the deadline for international productions is 1 February 2016 (receipt), the deadline for German productions, including submissions for the MuVi Award...
Apply for KinoKabaret Berlin!

Apply for KinoKabaret Berlin!

The 12th International KinoKabaret Berlin will be held between the 29th of August and 6th of September, 2015. KinoKabaret means film-making under time pressure with 150 very motivated visual arts talents from 20 nations. Create your own quality shorts and celebrate the world cinema premiere screenings in Berlin! Read all details about scope, target audience,...
Red Bricks in Žilina by Visegrad Animation Forum

Red Bricks in Žilina by Visegrad Animation Forum

Michal Podhradský (Animation People) and Martin Vandas (MAUR film) have participated in the first work meeting of CEE producers working on the RED BRICKS projects in Žilina during 25th and 26th June. “This workshop, created on the Visegrad Animation Forum platform, had participants from Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia and The Czech Republic model a real coproduction network. Under...
Short film programme of Locarno Film Festival!

Short film programme of Locarno Film Festival!

The 68th Festival Del Film Locarno will start on the 5th of August and spreading the word on the European film scene for 10 days. They announced the official short film programme yesterday, the Pardi di domani selection. “A scouting arena for the talents of the future, the Pardi di domani competition presents short and medium-length films made...
The 12th Miskolc Cinefest is coming soon!

The 12th Miskolc Cinefest is coming soon!

The 12th Miskolc Cinefest International Film Festival  will be held between the 11th and 20th of September, at Miskolc, Hungary. The festival will provide the latest and most valuable pieces of the world’s film art, there will be more than 130 feature films, short films, documentaries and animations, all of these Hungarian premiers. Like in...
Meet the Future Frames - Moïra Pitteloud

Meet the Future Frames – Moïra Pitteloud

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival successfully ended on Saturday, but we still have a few people to introduce from the Future Frames programme, which was focusing on 10 European film students and graduates from 10 different schools around the continent. We met six of them already, so here’s the lucky seventh, Moïra Pitteloud from Switzerland,...
Meet the Future Frames - Jerry Carlsson

Meet the Future Frames – Jerry Carlsson

The 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival ends today, but we still have a few directors to introduce from the Future Frames programme, so let’s get going. Here’s Jerry Carlsson from Sweden, and his short film All We Share. How does it feel to be choosen into the Future Frames programme? It feels great! I...
Premier Plans Festival d'Angers is calling for entries!

Premier Plans Festival d’Angers is calling for entries!

The 28th edition of the Premiers Plans Film Festival will take place in Angers from the 22nd to the 31st of January 2016. The selection is open to first and second feature films, first short films and student films produced in Europe in 2014 or 2015. OFFICIAL SELECTION You can submit your film in one...
Meet the Future Frames - James Fitzgerald

Meet the Future Frames – James Fitzgerald

The 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival might be ending tomorrow, but we still have talents to introduce from the Future Frames programme. Let’s meet James Fitzgerald from Ireland, director of the short film Skunky Dog. How does it feel to be choosen into the Future Frames programme? Its a huge honour to be chosen...