BIAF 2017 Calls for Entries

BIAF 2017 Calls for Entries

The 19th Bucheon International Animation Festival (BIAF) now accepts animated films for its 2017 edition.
Transilvania Pitch Stop goes international

Transilvania Pitch Stop goes international

The 16th edition of Transilvania International Film Festival (June 2-11, 2017) announces increased joined activities related to film industry, as part of the continuous work to promote cinema and establish a platform for international co-production.
KLIK Amsterdam Animation Fest Calls for Entries

KLIK Amsterdam Animation Fest Calls for Entries

The KLIK Amsterdam Animation Festival has opened its call for entries to professional filmmakers and students worldwide for its 10th edition, taking place October 17 to 22 at EYE Filmmuseum in the Dutch capital. The event celebrates animation of all sorts, from feature and short films to commercials, video games...
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From paralysis to opportunity – it's a new world out there, so adapt, adapt, adapt!

From paralysis to opportunity – it’s a new world out there, so adapt, adapt, adapt!

The only way to embrace new media is to drop the outdated definition of what a filmmaker is and does. text by Ádám Dobay There’s this guy on Vine called Arthur. Arthur lives in London, drives a truck, and has an awfully cute baby. His six-second videos are sarcastic, tongue-in-cheek portrayals of his self-stereotyped persona...
World of Young Cinema - the Cannes 2016 issue is out now!

World of Young Cinema – the Cannes 2016 issue is out now!

The Cannes 2016 issue of the first feature and short film magazine World of Young Cinema is out now! The English-language first feature and short film magazine writes about young cinema professionals and their activities. Emerging producers from the Producers on the Move programme share their thoughts on their works and hopes for the future,...
Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

The 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen was finished yesterday, where they gave out the awards in many different categories. Here are the winners: Prizes awarded by the International Jury – Members: Andrés Denegri (Argentina), Stella Händler (Switzerland), Marta Kuzma (Sweden), Joanna Raczyńska (USA), Mika Taanila (Finland) Grand Prize of the City of Oberhausen – 8,000 Euros...
Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen is coming!

Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen is coming!

The 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen starts this Thursday. The festival will be held between the 5th and 10th of May, here are the films of the international and german competition: International Competition 1 Journey, Zhao Xiaowei, China, 2015, 11’15” Narcissus, Nina Yuen, USA, 2016, 7’28’’ Two Snakes, Kristin Li, Canada, 2015, 9’30” She / Her,...
The short film and Cinéfondation jury members of Cannes

The short film and Cinéfondation jury members of Cannes

The first Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury was organised in 1998. This year it is presided over by the Japanese director and writer Naomi Kawase, and brings together the following names from the film world: Naomi Kawase – director – Japan Marie-Josée CROZE – actress – Canada, France Jean-Marie LARRIEU – director, screenwriter – France...
Vienna Independent Shorts programme!

Vienna Independent Shorts programme!

The 13th Vienna Indenependent Shorts international short film festival has announced its complete programme a few days ago. The festival will be held between 25th – 31st of May. Here are the selections and titles from the 13th edition: THE SELECTION FOR FICTION & DOCUMENTARY 2016 / FICTION & DOCUMENTARY I Figura, Katarzyna Gondek, BE/PL 2015,...
The 56th Zlín Film Festival for Children and Youth is coming!

The 56th Zlín Film Festival for Children and Youth is coming!

The 56th Zlín International Film Festival for Children and Youth will take place from May 27 to June 3, 2016. The festival is the oldest and largest children and youth film festival in the world. The festival screenings are conducted not only in Zlin, but also in many other towns in the Czech Republic. Each year the festival presents...
Vote for the best German music video!

Vote for the best German music video!

12 music videos are nominated for the 18th MuVi Award for the Best German Music Video, selected from almost 200 submissions. From 5 April, all 12 candidates are online, ready to gather votes for the MuVi Online Audience Award which is chosen by Internet and Facebook users. The line-up includes new clips for Olli Schulz,...
ZubrOFFka is calling for entries!

ZubrOFFka is calling for entries!

The land of bison awaits! The submission is open for the 11th International Short Film Festival ZubrOFFka! The festival will take place from the 7th until the 11th of December, in Bialystok, Poland. The deadline for submission: Foreign Films: September 9, 2016 Polish Films: October 1, 2016 Submissions can be made online at Filmfestivallife: www.filmfestivallife.com/Zubroffka-International-Short-Film-Festival or by...
Competing short films of Cannes!

Competing short films of Cannes!

The short film and Cinéfondation programme of the 69th Cannes Film Festival was announced today. The festival will be held between the 11st – 22nd of May. The selection committee received 5,008 short films – 458 more than in 2015. The films in the 2016 Short Films Competition are all in the running for the...
Meanwhile in Bratislava: the 5th Visegrad Film Forum has ended!

Meanwhile in Bratislava: the 5th Visegrad Film Forum has ended!

The 5th Visegrad Film Forum (VFF) – international networking and educational platform for  upcoming filmmakers – was held at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava between April  5-9, 2016. This year was attended by 406 accredited participants from 17 countries – mostly from  Europe. We had also the participants from United Arab Emirates or...
Oberhausen's complete programme is here!

Oberhausen’s complete programme is here!

With more than 500 films from 55 countries, the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen is presenting more films than ever in 2016. Nearly half the competition films are world premieres (71 of 151), another record. The programme includes more than a 100 screenings. Oberhausen is expecting around 1,000 accredited visitors from across the world. The...