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BuSHO competition films 2012

BuSHO competition films 2012

After administring the astonishingly huge amount of entries of shorts (1844) that The Budapest Short International Film Festival received by the end of April, the 2012 pre-jury had finished their job that took them 2 months. The members were: Asia Dér, Annaida Orosz, István Mag, László Rimóczi and Tamás Patrovits.  Selecting from this film material...

First Berlinale Residency Participants Confirmed

Berlinale Residency, the Festival’s new international fellowship programme, is inviting six filmmakers with their latest projects to Berlin for four months, beginning in September 2012, so they can finalize their scripts, and develop production and distribution strategies. An international jury – consisting of Bruno Bettati, producer at Jirafa Films and director of the Valdivia International...

World of Shorts – Cannes 2012: Celebrating Short Film with a Big Bang

Based in the vibrant city of Bristol, UK, Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival is back in 2012 and coming of age for its 18th edition. Growing up but not growing old, six fast, furious and fun days of screenings, gala events, workshops and industry debates will celebrate the best in international short film and...

World of Shorts – The Visegrad issue: Natural born talents? – The shorts of Szabó and Polanski

The persisting romantic idea of the “genius” makes us think that the „thing” that leads someone to great achievements and especially memorable works of art cannot be learnt. There has to be something, which we usually tend to call talent, that lies beneath all the studies and experiences, and which differentiates the hardworking mediocrity from...

ALCINE: Opens its Doors to European Short Films

The European Short Film Competition is now open for entries to any short film made, produced or co-produced in the continent of Europe, completed after January the 1st 2011 and with a maximum running time of 30 minutes. The registration period for the European Short Film Competition is now open. If you have a short...

Six short films in search of an audience

Daazo.com takes six short films and their creators on tour in the Visegrad countries. The 1000 euro prize will be awarded to the best film at the closing ceremony, held in Budapest. There will be a panel talk, organised in the framework of the Titanic Festival, where participants will discuss collaboration possibilities in the Visegrád...

Daazo.com in 2012: Shorts are all around us

“With its fresh design and new technical features, daazo.com has become one of the most relevant places on the web for short film makers who want to upload their films in hd (either in public, private or password protected versions), to build their own professional portfolio and to submit their work for film contests (right...

CALL FOR FILMS – Visegrad Shorts on Tour 2012

Submit your film to Daazo.com and win the 1000 euro Visegrad Short Film Award. We take the 6 shortlisted films and their authors on an awesome tour around the 4 Visegrad countries. Let’s show your films to the people! Daazo.com opens a call for films for the Visegrad Shorts on Tour event supported by The...

Submissions are open: KALIBER35

Munich International Short Film Festival is pleased to invite filmmakers from all over the world to enter their recent works for this year’s competition. The festival run by the Munich Film Society (Muenchner Filmwerkstatt e.V.) will showcase the world’s best contemporary short films from June 21st through 27th in the Bavarian capital. All filmmakers with...

Euro Connection at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival

European Short Film Co-production Forum. 31 January – 1 February 2012 This new initiative in favour of short film co-production is a must-attend event for European producers, commissioning editors and financial partners. Some twenty exciting new projects with a European creative and audience potential will be presented. Euro Connection is the marketplace for short film...

52. Krakow Film festival

The 52nd Krakow Film Festival (KFF) will be held from 28 May to 3 June 2012. The aim of the Festival is to present and review documentaries, animated and short feature films in three competition as well as in other festival sections. The competition sections include: 1) national competition open to films made in Poland...

Short films in global demand: “Oberhausen on Tour” playing in 21 countries

The International Short Film Festival Oberhausen has posted its greatest ever response for the sixth edition of its short film tour “Oberhausen on Tour”: 49 venues in 21 countries are taking part, more than ever since the introduction of the event in 2003. The tour kicks off on 13 January 2012 in Wiesbaden’s Caligari Filmbühne,...