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The winners of Annecy Animated Film Festival!

The winners of Annecy Animated Film Festival!

The important and acclaimed Annecy Animated Film Festival ended last week for the 39th time, so they gave out the official awards as well. Here’s the list of winners: SHORT FILMS Cristal for a Short Film: We Can’t Live Without Cosmos by Konstantin Bronzit Jury Award: The Master by Riho Unt “Jean-Luc Xiberras” Award for...
Vienna Shorts Winners!

Vienna Shorts Winners!

The 12th VIS Vienna Independent Shorts ended yesterday, and they awarded the outstanding short films, with the total of 20.000 Euro. Here are the winners: VIENNA SHORT FILM AWARD 2015 – Best Austrian Film „Of Stains, Scrap & Tires“ – Sebastian Brameshuber – € 5.000 VIENNA SHORT FILM AWARD 2015 – Best International Fiction/Documentary Film...
Winners of the Cinéfondation selection is announced!

Winners of the Cinéfondation selection is announced!

The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Abderrahmane Sissako and including Cécile de France, Joana Hadjithomas, Daniel Olbrychski and Rebecca Zlotowski, has awarded the 2015 Cinéfondation Prizes during a ceremony held in the Buñuel Theatre, followed by the screening of the winning films. The Cinéfondation Selection consisted of 18 student films, chosen out of 1...
“Leaving aside the dreamlike universe”

“Leaving aside the dreamlike universe”

Simon Mesa Soto won the Palme d’or last year with his slow-paced and sensitive film Leidi. We asked him about the shooting, his Cannes experience and short film in his native Colombia. interview by Zsuzsanna Deák Tell us about the shooting! It took place in a neighbourhood called Picacho located up in the mountains in...
The winners of the 61st Kurzfilmtage!

The winners of the 61st Kurzfilmtage!

On 5 May 2015 the 61st International Short Film Festival Oberhausen ended with the award ceremony. The Festival organisers look back on a successful event: 36 of the 76 screenings were sold out. With almost 18,000 entries, Oberhausen had as many visitors as in 2013 – after the exceptional 60th anniversary year 2014. The most...
The winners of Filmfest Dresden!

The winners of Filmfest Dresden!

The 27th edition of Filmfest Dresden International Short Film Festival has ended yesterday. Daazo travelled out there to make a presentation about World of Shorts, Hungarian short film distribution and short films in Hungary in general. The festival was very well organised and offered a diverse and colourful short film programme and interesting panels throughout...
The winners of Friss Hús 3.0 Shortfilm Festival!

The winners of Friss Hús 3.0 Shortfilm Festival!

We gave out the awards of Friss Hús 3.0 on Sunday evening, which was held from the 25th until the 29th of March. This 5 days went away extremely quickly, and we really proud with the turnout! We screened 33 Hungarian and 15 international shortfilms in 9 different sections, in Toldi cinema, Budapest. The awards were...
And the Oscar goes to..

And the Oscar goes to..

The 85th Academy Awards were held yesterday in Los Angeles, and as a part of this grand ceremony, they gave out of course the awards for Best Short film and Best Documentary Short as well. Here are the winners: Best Short Film: The Phone Call (directed by Matt Kirkby and James Lucas) A woman working...
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...
Winners of the 9th Zubroffka Shortfilm Festival!

Winners of the 9th Zubroffka Shortfilm Festival!

The 9th Zubroffka International Shortfilm Festival has ended yesterday, but before we say goodbye to that great and grand bison, let’s take a look at this year’s winners: GRAND PRIX AWARD, given by the Jury: Washingtonia, dir. Konstantina Kotzmani, Greece, 2013 And the trailer for Washingtonia:   WILD BISON AWARD, audience award: Joanna, dir. Aneta Kopacz,...