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...
The winners of Daazo's 4th Friss Hús International Short Film Festival!

The winners of Daazo’s 4th Friss Hús International Short Film Festival!

The winners of the 4th Friss Hús  International Short Film Festival were announced last Sunday in Budapest, at the. We are extremely happy with the turnout, almost all the screenings were sold out – both international and Hungarian ones. The festival was held from the 30th March until the 3rd of April, here...
Official programme of the 4th Friss Hús!

Official programme of the 4th Friss Hús!

The 4th edition of Friss Hús Budapest International Short Film Festival is starting in less than two weeks, but the official selection has arrived today! Hungarian and international short films have been selected in 9 different sections. Amongst the international selection, you can find the winner of the Academy Award...
World of Shorts magazine got renewed, into the World of Young Cinema!

World of Shorts magazine got renewed, into the World of Young Cinema!

Welcome to our brand new magazine, World of Young Cinema! After five years of concentrating exclusively on short films, we decided that it was time for a little change. Short films are still very dear to us, but since we started writing about them in 2010, many of the filmmakers...
The official programme of the Berlinale Shorts!

The official programme of the Berlinale Shorts!

The 66th Berlinale International Film Festival is just around the corner (11-21st of February), and it’s getting more and more exciting every day, since they started dropping the names and titles of the privileged programme. And today was one of these amazing moments – they announced the official shortfilms! And one...
Daazo takes you everywhere

Daazo takes you everywhere

Daazo’s team has recently started its new service: the Festival Strategy Service. Since we have been part of the short film industry for a while, we have been asked by many filmmakers how and where to send their films. Which festivals and markets are relevant, how is it possible to...
Latest entries
Interview with Miro Remo

Interview with Miro Remo

Deciding a date for an interview with Miro Remo didn’t go completely smoothly, not because he was reluctant – just very busy. Eventually, we settled for a late evening online chat, a novel arrangement for me that made me expect that both of us would be tired and the conversation cumbersome. Instead, Miro accepted and...
Slovak Short Cinema issue: Editorial

Slovak Short Cinema issue: Editorial

Editorial piece by our slovak friends and editors of the Slovak Short Cinema special issue of the World of Shorts magazine,  Michal Klembara & Juraj Kovalčík: The seventh issue of the magazine World of Shorts is, unlike previous issues, dedicated to films from just one country, Slovakia. Our film production, in general, doesn’t have a...
The first special issue of World of Shorts magazine is out now

The first special issue of World of Shorts magazine is out now

PLUS: a selection of Slovak cinema is available on Daazo.com! Košice – European Capital of Culture 2013 commissioned Daazo.com – the European Shortfilm Centre to create a magazine to cover the shortfilm related news of Slovakia. In the Slovak Short Cinema issue of World of Shorts, film enthusiasts can find out all about the current...
Berlinale Residency Launches Second Round

Berlinale Residency Launches Second Round

The international Berlinale Residency fellowship programme is inviting six filmmakers with their latest film projects to Berlin from August 15 to November 15, 2013, so they can finalise their screenplays, and develop production and distribution strategies. An international jury – consisting of Clare Binns, (Director of Programming and Acquisitions at City Screen, Great Britain), producer Cedomir Kolar (Asap Film, France) and Thomas Hailer (Berlinale...
Workshop agenda

Workshop agenda

Are you the travelling type of filmmaker? Okay, who isn’t. Now, are you the type of filmmaker who would spend days or weeks in a foreign country to gain real-world experience from the best? Seek new adventures, meet your future collaborators and explore the world through a great workshop. We rounded some up for you...
Sweet home for filmmakers

Sweet home for filmmakers

Some of the people who are not really familiar with the film business think it is quite easy to create short films. You just grab your camera (as everybody has one nowadays), shoot something with your friends (we do hope that everybody has at least one nowadays), and open your editing software (as everybody has...
Szavazz a kedvenc SZAFT-os filmedre a Daazo.com-on!

Szavazz a kedvenc SZAFT-os filmedre a Daazo.com-on!

Az idén harmadszor startoló Szabad Animációs Filmkészítők Találkozójára, azaz a SZAFT-ra június 15-ig összesen 35 rövidfilmet neveztek. A SZAFT-os versenyfilmeket idén a Daazo rövidfilmes portálon is meg lehet tekinteni, ahol négy napig, június 22-én délután 17 óráig szavazhat a közönség online a kedvenceire a Daazo.com SZAFT csatornáján. A legtöbb like-ot kapó közönségkedvenc film a Daazo.com által...
Balkans Beyond Borders Festival to present itself at Street Delivery

Balkans Beyond Borders Festival to present itself at Street Delivery

On June 14 at 8 pm at Terasa Cărturești, during the Street Delivery event, the NGO Balkans Beyond Borders will present its annual Short-Film Festival by projecting awarded films from previous editions, and films created during BBB’s film workshops. Everybody is invited to tune in to the BBB Short-Film Festival. They can make a first...
FILMINI International Short Film Festival - Call for entries

FILMINI International Short Film Festival – Call for entries

FILMINI International Short Film Festival is celebrating its 5th edition this upcoming October in Sofia, Bulgaria. The term for entries is now open! Filmmakers are invited from around the globe to submit their short feature, animation and experimental films for the competition sections of the festival. Festival Awards:  – FILMINI Grand Prix – Best Balkan...
Átadták a Karinthy-pályázat díjait: Harmadikos gimnazista nyert

Átadták a Karinthy-pályázat díjait: Harmadikos gimnazista nyert

A Petőfi Irodalmi Múzeumban tartott díjátadón gazdára talált a Tanár úr, kérem, én filmeztem pályázat Shopline által felajánlott három díja. A zsűri (Karinthy Márton, az író unokája; Mátyássy Áron, a Tanár úr kérem című film rendezője és Deák Dániel, a Daazo.com képviseletében) döntésének értelmében az első helyezett Nagy Luca Asszimmetria című kisfilmje lett, nyereménye egy...
Daazo’s Top Users - Jakob Beckman

Daazo’s Top Users – Jakob Beckman

“There’s nothing else I’d rather do” Jakob Beckman’s A Night to Remember is based on the idea of faux pas. In his short film with a powerful ambience, Beckman directs his actors with a sure hand for drama and tension in situations that make viewers sit on edge and flinch, a remarkable achievement for a...
Daazo’s Top Users  - Wassim Sookia

Daazo’s Top Users – Wassim Sookia

“Never give up making films, however hard it may be!” Meet Wassim Sookia, whose sensitive and touching film Keeper shared the first prize with Jakob Beckman’s A Night to Remember at the World of Shorts film contest in April. ·    Wassim I am from Mauritius and I’m 37 years old. I’ve been making short films...