'Escaping Stars' – Interview with Laëtitia Herbain

‘Escaping Stars’ – Interview with Laëtitia Herbain

Laëtitia Herbain’s short, ‘Escaping Stars‘, tells a story of a girl, whose world falls apart, sinks into madness and lost into herself into an imaginary world, when her lover left her. 
'Jonah' – Interview with Michael Maschina

‘Jonah’ – Interview with Michael Maschina

Michael Maschina short film, ‘Jonah‘, tells a story of two women in two different timelines – in 2015 and in 1943, evoking the fable of ‘Jonah and the Whale‘: a story which is common to both the Jewish and the Islamic culture.
'JC' – Interview with Matt Boatright-Simon

‘JC’ – Interview with Matt Boatright-Simon

Loyalty, honor and sacrifice are the main themes of Matt Boatright-Simon’s short film ‘JC‘, based on William Shakespeare’s ‘Julius Caesar‘, using documentary footage, narrative photography and cutting-edge organic visual effects.
'Stella Erratica' – Interview with Ben Barton

‘Stella Erratica’ – Interview with Ben Barton

An interview with analogue director Ben Barton, who makes handmade films on super-8 cine film, about his latest project which was funded by the late David Bowie.
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Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 2.

Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 2.

As promised, we will post the shortfilm sections of Jameson Cinefest everyday, in advance. Here’s the programme for tomorrow, the 15th of September. 15th SEPTEMBER, MONDAY – 19:00 House of Arts – Uránia Screen 2.blokk – 97 min. (Repeat on the 16th of September, 21:00 Cinema Béke) 128. SZCZUR / THE 128th RAT / A...
Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 1.

Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 1.

The Jameson Cinefest International Film Festival has opened its gate yesterday for the 10th time at Miskolc, Hungary. In the next 9 days, the festival will show a wonderful collection of feature, documentary, animation, experimental, but most importantly a colorful short film collection, from all around the world. We will keep you updated with the...

Jameson Cinefest Short Film Competition Jury

The Short Film Competition of the 11th Jameson Cinefest has a really impressive international jury. Alfredo MAYO The eminent Spanish cinematographer Alfredo Mayo has a broad audiovisual experience working on more than hundred-eighty full length films, seventy-two of them as Director of Photography. He worked with Pedro Almodóvar (Kika, High Heels), Carlos Saura, José Giovanni...
Cinefest & Friss Hús presents

Cinefest & Friss Hús presents

In case you missed these excellent shortfilms at Friss Hús Budapest 2.0, you can fill the gap by watching them at Jameson Cinefest 2014, at Miskolc, Hungary. Here are them: KISPÁRIZS / EAST OF PARIS Directed by: Nagypál Orsi (Hungary) 14:00 min (Screened on the 18th of September, 19:00 – 5.section) Story: 1986, Hungarian village....
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...
World of Shorts Venice 2014 Issue is out now!

World of Shorts Venice 2014 Issue is out now!

Give a warm welcome for the newest Venice 2014 Issue of World Of Shorts magazine!  The magazine is available in print at the festival’s venues and it covers the short sections of the festival as well as introduces the alternative ways of a successful festival strategy. The magazine also offers an extensive festival panorama. The...
Venice 2014 - Shorts of the Orizzonti section

Venice 2014 – Shorts of the Orizzonti section

The Venice Film Festival (La Biennale di Venezia) is well known for its high-quality program, bringing great talents, completed with new and interesting voices into their selections year by year. The 71th festival is continuing this ambitious program this year as well, from the world premier features in the Venezia 71 and the Out of...
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...
Cinefest Official program is out!

Cinefest Official program is out!

The official programme of Jameson Cinefest 2014 Film Festival was announced yesterday. The festival will be held from 12-21th of September, in Miskolc, Hungary. Here are the short feature, experimental and animation programme: Short feature and Experimental: O JOGO / THE GAME / A JÁTÉK D: Pedro COUTINHO (Brazil) 18:45 min TERCIH FORMU / PREFERENCE SHEET...
żubrOFFka Call For Entries!

żubrOFFka Call For Entries!

The żubROFFka Short Film Festival in Poland is calling for entries until the 1st of September, 2014! Get a chance to win numerous cash prizes, including the 2000 Euro festival’s Grand Prix! Festival annually gather festival-goers and industry representatives in the middle of infamous polish winter in Podlasie – region of real bisons and home...