'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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The Good, the Bad, and the Selected

The Good, the Bad, and the Selected

In the Venice 2014 issue of World of Shorts, the director of Tampere Film Festival, Jukka-Pekka Laakso unveiled some of the mysteries behind the selection process and shed light on the reasons for some things that often puzzle filmmakers. The selection process of film festivals is always a mystery to filmmakers. Surely the selected films...
2nd edition of SOFA

2nd edition of SOFA

SOFA – School of Film Agents is a one-of-a-kind workshop inititative foryoung film cultural managers and mediators from Central and Eastern Europe, the Baltic States, Central Asia, Greece and Germany with the central goal of supporting the realization of innovative cinema projects. Conceived of as a „Pan-European Think Tank“ dedicated to the future of cinema, SOFA offers and encourages the interdisciplinary and intercultural exchange of knowlegdge in a...
Magma - mostra di cinema 2014 selection announced!

Magma – mostra di cinema 2014 selection announced!

The Associazione Culturale Scarti has announced the selected 33 short films, that will be screened at the 13th Magma – mostra di cinema film festival. They choose this 33 out of the 920 submitted shorts, from 60 different countries. The films compete for the Lorenzo Vecchio Prize, from the 20th until the 22nd of November,...
Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 6.

Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 6.

The final day has arrived, here’s the last official shortfilm selection of Jameson Cinefest, for the 19th of September. See you next year! 19TH SEPTEMBER, FRIDAY, 19:30 – House of Arts – Uránia Screen International competition / Short Features and Experimental Films 6.blokk – 93 min. (Repeat: 09.20. 12:00 Cinema Béke) Віолончель / VIOLONCELLO D:...
Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 5.

Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 5.

On 18th September you can watch the Section 5 of Short Film Competition, at Cinefest International Film Festival including the following short films: 18TH SEPTEMBER, THURSDAY, 19:00 – House of Arts – Uránia Screen International competition / Short Features and Experimental Films 5.blokk – 99 min. (Repeat: 09.19. 21:00 Cinema Béke) TSCHÜSS PAPA / GOODBYE PAPA...
Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 4.

Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 4.

On 17th September you can watch the Section 4 of Short Film Competition, at Cinefest International Film Festival including the following short films: 17TH SEPTEMBER, WEDNESDAY, 19:00 – House of Arts – Uránia Screen International competition / Short Features and Experimental Films 4.blokk – 104 min. (Repeat: 09.18. 21:00 Cinema Béke) HÉROS / HERO D:...
Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 3.

Shortfilm programme of Jameson Cinefest 3.

If you go to Miskolc tomorrow,  you can watch the Section 3 of Short Film Competition, at Cinefest International Film Festival including the following short films: 16TH SEPTEMBER, TUESDAY, 19:00 – House of Arts – Uránia Screen International competition / Short Features and Experimental Films 3.blokk – 96 min. (Repeat: 09.17. 21:00 Cinema Béke) ZIMMER...
Aarhus Short Film Challenge 2014

Aarhus Short Film Challenge 2014

Did you sign up for the Aarthus Short Film Challenge yet? Aarhus Short Film Challenge is back to town. The 7-day international film competition will take place in Aarhus this year between October 3 and 10. The organisers promise this year it will be bigger and better than ever before. The concept is same as previously...
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....