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The Budapest 48 Hour Film Project

The Budapest 48 Hour Film Project

The 48 Hour Film Project is arriving to Budapest, from the 24-26th of October. As usual, the teams will have 48 hours to make a short film from scratch. Writing, shooting, editing and screening in 48 short hours. They are giving a character, a prop, a line of dialogue and a genre to each team....
Odense International Film Festival winners announced!

Odense International Film Festival winners announced!

Hungarian, French and Danish short film were awarded at this year’s Odense International Film Festival (OFF14), at the largest and oldest short film festival in Denmark. 12 awards have been given out in nine categories. The Hungarian director Dénes Nagy and his short film Soft Rain took the Grand Prix, The HCA Award. This film...
After Many A Summer Dies The Swan

After Many A Summer Dies The Swan

London Short Film Festival and Domino Publishing Presents their one-off evening event: After Many A Summer Dies The Swan. The event will take place in the Oval Space in London, on the 9th of September. Besides screening a great collection of short films to the audience, the people of LSFF and Domino Publishing are inviting...
20th L'Etrange International Short Film Competition

20th L’Etrange International Short Film Competition

For the 20th time this year, L’Etrange International Film Festival has lined up their program. The festival will take place from the 4th until the 14th of September,  in Forum des Halles, in the heart of Paris, France. In all those years, their main goal haven’t changed a bit: to highlight emerging talents, pay homage...
Navi Mumbai International Film Festival is calling for entries!

Navi Mumbai International Film Festival is calling for entries!

The Navi Mumbai International Film Festival (NMIFF) invite the short and feature film entries to their 2nd edition! NMIFF started it’s journey with the inaugural edition in January 2014 with a great response from Indian Film Industry & film lovers from across the globe. Last year they distributed cash awards of USD 5000, trophies and certificates to winners in various...
Toronto Short Cuts International line-up announced!

Toronto Short Cuts International line-up announced!

The 14th Toronto International Film Festival announced yesterday their first Short Cuts International line-up. Throughout the festival, 36 short films and their directors are going to represent 29 countries and cultures. The first Short Cuts International award is going to come with the prize of $10,000. The TIFF director of special project, Shane Smith said:...
Call for KinoBerlino Filmmaking Festival

Call for KinoBerlino Filmmaking Festival

Are you hungry to create new movies? KinoBerlino international filmmaking festival is calling out for young talents, who wish to participate in the biggest open filmmaking festival in Europe. The event takes place in Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Berlin from August 30 to September 7. They are not just welcoming filmmakers and actors, but DoPs, boom operators, sound...
School of Film Agents Unveils Sophomore Session Participants

School of Film Agents Unveils Sophomore Session Participants

  The School of Film Agents unveiled the participants for its sophomore session at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival on Tuesday. The workshop program Sofa will take place in Wroclaw, Poland, from Aug. 15-24. Participants are the young “film agents” of Central and Eastern Europe, the Baltic Republics, Germany, Central Asia and this year, Greece, who will work closely with...
European Short Pitch 2015: Call for Participiants

European Short Pitch 2015: Call for Participiants

NISI MASA – European Network For Young Cinema is proud to announce the Call for Projects for its 9th edition of EUROPEAN SHORT PITCH. Writers, directors and producers can apply for the initiative that helps people with the development of international short film projects. European Short Pitch is composed of a scriptwriting workshop in residency, a coproduction forum,...
Begin to play PlayOff with OFF! The 48 hour film challenge!

Begin to play PlayOff with OFF! The 48 hour film challenge!

PlayOFF is OFFs break-neck filmmaking competition for everyone. Playing is a big part of this competition: there are no restrictions when it comes to experience or equipment, it is all about being creative under pressure. Amateurs and professionals alike can enter the competition. PlayOFF starts on Friday, August 22, and ends on Sunday, August 24....
Summer Berlinale under the Stars

Summer Berlinale under the Stars

In summer, Berlin is a city of outdoor events. And this includes: the Summer Berlinale at the Open-Air Cinema in Friedrichshain. From July 24 to July 27, this summertime sequel of the Festival will give cineastes another chance to see audience favourites and winners from the Competition, Panorama, Forum, Perspektive Deutsches Kino and Berlinale Shorts – under the stars and...
Matthijs Wouter Knol to Be New Head of European Film Market

Matthijs Wouter Knol to Be New Head of European Film Market

On June 1, 2014, Matthijs Wouter Knol from the Netherlands will become the new head of the Berlinale’s European Film Market (EFM). Since 2008, Knol has been the programme manager of Berlinale Talents (formerly known as the Berlinale Talent Campus), and is well acquainted with both the Festival and the EFM. Long-standing EFM head Beki Probst will become president of the EFM. In her...