Europe

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...

7th European Script Contest for Short Film Scripts

Organised from the 15th of April to the 31st of July, the NISI MASA contest takes place simultaneously in all its member countries in Europe . For this 7th edition, the new theme is: Escape. The contest is open to every youngster from 18 to 28, living in one of the organising countries. Each participant...

CineTrain is Calling for Participants

Our friends (Nisi Masa, Moviement) launched a very interesting project indeed. If you are fancy to make a documentary on and about the Russian railways, apply to CineTrain workshop, and cross this enormous country with your camera! Organising an itinerant cinema event; NISI MASA old-timers have been nurturing this crazy idea ever since the origins...

Award Winners of the Berlinale Shorts

The members of the International Short Film Jury Marc Barbé (France), Ada Solomon (Romania) and Laura Tonke (Germany) award the following prizes: The Golden Bear to O zi bună de plajă by Bogdan Mustaţă (Romania) The film raises questions about its issues rather than bring resolution to them. It does so in a very precise and...

Festival of Very Short Films

Paris based short film festival is open for filmmakers, who have short films under the length of 3 minutes. This festival has a very nice atmosphere. If your film is selected it will be screened in more than 40 cities all around as the festival runs a franchise system. So here we go: The festival...

Apply to the Script&Pitch Workshops

Script&Pitch Workshops was founded in 2005 and is an advanced script-writing and development course for scriptwriters and story editors of films for both cinema and TV. It views European scriptwriting as something unique and special and therefore engage mostly European tutors, creating a healthy diversity between the individual styles of the single countries. The course...

Short Film, Long Bang!

We are happy to present, that our friends and partners, the organizers of Budapest Short Film Festival (BuSho) sent us the entry form and the deadline of BuSho 2008! Enter your film, and have a few great days in Budapest at one of the coolest short film festival in Europe! Please find the details below!...

Tips & tricks – how to be seen on Daazo

Our aim is to give you an alternative platform where your film will appear alongside its equals instead of viral videos or karaoke performances as it would on YouTube. Daazo is specialized in short films. However, it’s not enough just uploading your films and waiting for the audience. Since in most of the cases you...

Nisi Masa Script Contest 2007 – Finalists

There is something very brave in Nisi Masa script contest. Collecting together dozens of scripts from the world of half professional scriptwriters and taking the responsibility to produce the best three is a big thing. There aren’t many other contests, which offer the same. Working with this year’s topic “circle” the result was quite surprising....

An optimistic short film from Eastern-Europe

Hi Christina! Bye Christina! It is really difficult to find a short film with an optimistic way of storytelling. In this film by Iulia Rugina you’ll see that not all the films from Eastern-Europe are depressed.