Berlinale 2015
Bunny - short and long alike - It's a Killer

Bunny – short and long alike – It’s a Killer

The award-winning Finnish filmmaker, Joonas Makkonen made his short Bunny the Killer Thing back in 2010 – and it turned out to be perfect material for a feature film. In this report from the Berlinale 2015 issue of World of Shorts, the director tells about the process that lead from short to long. words by...
The winner shorts of the 65th Berlinale!

The winner shorts of the 65th Berlinale!

The 65th Berlinale Film Festival announced the winners of all three short film prizes yesterday. The Daazo team had the chance to watch each one of them live, at the grand festival, so here they are, the three winners. The winner of the Golden Bear Award for Best Short Film: Hosanna, directed by Na Young-kil...
Berlinale Talents 2015 - Space for Inspiration and Expertise

Berlinale Talents 2015 – Space for Inspiration and Expertise

Yesterday, the 13th edition of Berlinale Talents came to a successful close. During the six-day programme, 300 emerging film professionals from 75 countries and a variety of fields met with some 100 renowned experts. In addition, the participants had a wide range of opportunities to continue developing their film projects. The general success of Berlinale...
World of Shorts Berlinale 2015 issue is out!

World of Shorts Berlinale 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 February 2015, focusing on the short film programmes of...
Clash of the generations - Interview with Jure Pavlović

Clash of the generations – Interview with Jure Pavlović

Jure Pavlović is representing Croatia in the Generation Section of the 65th Berlinale Film Festival this year. His short film Piknik tells the natural but powerful story of a boy and his father, whose life and fate got defined by the war. We asked Jure during the Berlinale, about his story, his country’s filmmaking system and...
The programme for Berlinale Shorts is out!

The programme for Berlinale Shorts is out!

The 65th Berlinale Film Festival announced their shortfilm programme today. The festival will take place from the 5 until the 15th of February, in the heart of Berlin. Here is the official programme: Architektura, Ulu Braun, Germany, 15’ (WP) Bad at Dancing, Joanna Arnow, USA, 11’ (WP) Blood below the Skin, Jennifer Reeder, USA, 32’...
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...
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...
Call for Entries - Berlinale Talents 2015

Call for Entries – Berlinale Talents 2015

Berlinale Talents is the annual summit and networking platform of the Berlin International Film Festival for 300 emerging film creatives from all over the world. The next edition of Berlinale Talents takes place Feb 7- 12, 2015. Emerging directors, screenwriters, producers, distributors, world sales agents, actors, cinematographers, editors, production designers, sound designers, film music composers...