Contests

Festival deadlines in February 2010

It is never too late to apply to these festivals. All have a deadline this month. Here we have our suggestions for February. Krakow Film Festival Krakow, Poland Entries must be received by 11th Feb 2010 Krakow FF promotes the documentary, animated and short films. More than 350 films are presented during KFF every year....

Nisi Masa Script Contest TABOO – 15 days’ left

From today on you have exactly 15 days remaining to send in your short script about TABOO (up to 20.000 characters, spaces included). The 12  winners will receive a full scholarship to NISI MASA’s European Short Pitch workshop, that offers two unique sessions of scriptwriting, script-editing and pitching in front of a large panel of...

The Selected Shorts for Matter of Taste

Nisi Masa finally selected the short films for its Matter of Taste programme at the Lago Film Festival. Many of the films can be viewed on Daazo.com Stort’ – by Joris Hoebe, The Netherlands Silent Consent – by Alessandro Bianco, Italy Tripe and Onions – by Márton Szirmai, Hungary Brei Brumm Bumm (Mash goes Splash)...

Cinetrain 2. is Calling for Participants

Cinetrain is a unique filmmaker’s workshop which first took place in September 2008, when 18 young filmmakers from 13 countries organized in 6 film crews traveled across Russia from Moscow to Vladivostok and successfully shot 6 short documentaries. On August 2009 Cinetrain will get back on tracks from Moscow to Astana, through Russia, Uzbekistan and...

Winners of Nisi Masa Script Contest 2008

At the time when Europe needs to be built through concrete projects, the NISI MASA Short Film Scripts Contest is a unique initiative in its ambition as well as in its spirit. Cinema needs such event to develop itself on a European scale. The objectives we want to achieve through the contest are to develop...

Clermont Ferrand: Deadline is Coming!

International Short Film Festival in Clermont Ferrand is waiting for your film till the 15th of October.  The only way you are able to apply is via Shortfilmdepot. (We at Daazo are always happy to realize the tight relation between the ‘online world’ and the ‘world of shorts’.) This film festival itself is maybe the...

Pitch Your Short!

After a successful first and second edition, the European network NISI MASA proposes to carry on for the third time the European Short Pitch project from 15th of February to the 22nd of February 2009 in Andé (France). The aim is to develop a European production of short film through promotion of projects starting from...

Awards of BuSho Film Festival 2008

At the end, filmmakers received the awards of BUdapest SHOrtfilm Festival 2008. The arward fro the best short film went to the film “Traumatology” by Daniel Sanchez Arévalo. We are proud to announce, that Balázs Simonyi received the silver BUSHO award for his film “Original Lager“, which can be seen on our site. The bronze...

FlashFilm Fest

In the framework of Pécs2010 program and with the support of NKA, Film.hu Kft. launches a flash animation competition. Prize money will be awarded to the top ten competitors. Topic of the competition According to competition terms 10 selected creators/workshops will have the opportunity to make 10×1 minute long flash animation films. At the end...

Online scriptwriting course on Cineuropa.org

From July 2008, Cineuropa.org proposes an online scriptwriting course in English, French, Italian and Spanish. The training formula is based on a direct and personalised contact between the participants and the teacher. Participants will therefore be able to read the lessons at their leisure time and communicate privately with the teacher at any moment. Following...

Short Films at Cannes Film Festival

Each year a certain selection of short films has the honor to be presented at one of the most prestigious festival of the world – Cannes Film Festival. As we are mostly dealing with short films, the selection of this year’s short film programme tells us a lot about current trends and tastes. The main...

TCM Classic Shorts competition: Finding the film-makers of the future

TCM Classic Shorts 2008 is open for entries! Why Enter? First prize – £5,000; Second prize – £3,000; Third prize – £2,000 Promotion of your work on movie channel TCM across Europe, the Middle East and Africa as part of a special on-air TCM Classic Shorts season in November Be part of one of the...