First features at the Berlinale!

First features at the Berlinale!

Since 2006, when it introduced the Best First Feature Award, the Berlinale has been even more committed to supporting the next generation of film makers. The award is endowed with 50,000 Euros, donated by the GWFF (Gesellschaft zur Wahrnehmung von Film- und Fernsehrecht), a society dedicated to safeguarding film and...
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...
Berlinale Talents 2016: The Nature of Relations

Berlinale Talents 2016: The Nature of Relations

Under the title “The Nature of Relations”, Berlinale Talents focuses in its 14th edition on the power, force and energy of interconnected thinking and creating. 300 outstanding Talents will be invited to a programme with international experts, again held at the three venues of HAU Hebbel am Ufer, from February...
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...
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Meet the Future Frames - James Fitzgerald

Meet the Future Frames – James Fitzgerald

The 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival might be ending tomorrow, but we still have talents to introduce from the Future Frames programme. Let’s meet James Fitzgerald from Ireland, director of the short film Skunky Dog. How does it feel to be choosen into the Future Frames programme? Its a huge honour to be chosen...
Submit your short film to Friss Hús 4.0 Short Film Festival!

Submit your short film to Friss Hús 4.0 Short Film Festival!

Daazo.com – the European Shortfilm Centre proudly presents the fourth edition of the Friss Hús Budapest International Shortfilm Festival, which will take place at the end of March 2016 in Budapest, Hungary. The success of the last three years made it possible for Friss Hús to become one of the most important shortfilm events in...
Meet the Future Frames - Patrick Vollrath

Meet the Future Frames – Patrick Vollrath

We introduced three graduating directors already from the Future Frames programme, which is being held as part of the 50th Karlovy Vary Film Festival. All of them are invited from different European film schools to meet the press, the audience, and important members of the industry and to share their fresh artistic style. Here’s Patrick...
Meet the Future Frames - Halfdan Tøndel

Meet the Future Frames – Halfdan Tøndel

The Future Frames programme is introducing the future of European filmmaking part of the 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. We created a series of interviews with the 10 choosen talents, here’s Halfdan Tøndel from Norway, the director of the short film  Bird Hearts. How does it feel to be choosen into the Future Frames programme?...
Meet the Future Frames - Raphaël Crombez

Meet the Future Frames – Raphaël Crombez

Yesterday we started to share the first of the series of interviews with the chosen directors of the Future Frames programme, at the 50th Karlovy Vary Film Festival. From 10 different European film schools, 10 young film students and graduates are being introduced to the press, to producers, agents, and other important members of the film industry....
Meet the Future Frames - Martina Buchelová

Meet the Future Frames – Martina Buchelová

The 50th Karlovy Vary Film Festival has opened its gate on saturday, in the heart of the Czech Republic. In the name of this great anniversary, they created once again a wonderful selection of European features and also introduced a new programme called Future Frames, that’s focusing on 10 young talented film students from 10...
Introducing the young talents - Future Frames programme at Karlovy Vary

Introducing the young talents – Future Frames programme at Karlovy Vary

The 50th edition of Karlovy Vary International Film Festival will start tomorrow on the 3rd of July, bringing out the finest European films in the heart of the Czech Republic. As part of the acclaimed festival, European Film Promotion will be launching a new programme called Future Frames, which is representing 10 young, talented and...
The winners of Fest Anča International Animation Festival!

The winners of Fest Anča International Animation Festival!

The International Animation Festival Fest Anča culminated on Sunday 28 June, 2015 at the New Synagogue in Žilina. The main Anča Award remunerated with prize money of EUR 800 was sent to Russia, to the director Konstantin Bronzit for his film We Can’t Live Without Cosmos. It is an engaging story of two astronauts who...
The 6th Balkans Beyond Borders is open for more submissions!

The 6th Balkans Beyond Borders is open for more submissions!

“Living in… “City-mmetry”: Geometrical representations and urbanism” Until the 10th of July young film makers from the Balkan region and beyond can send their films for the 6th BBB Short Film Festival under the title “Living in… “City-mmetry”: Geometrical representations and urbanism”. They want the best representation of all Balkan countries in the Festival, at...
Submission is open for ŻubrOFFka Short Film Festival!

Submission is open for ŻubrOFFka Short Film Festival!

The great city of Białystok is giving home again for International Short Film Festival ŻUBROFFKA this year, celebrating the 10th edition of the festival, from 2nd – 6th of December, in Poland. The submission is open for international short films, which will be rewarded by the jury and the audience as well. Besides the competing short films, the...
The winners of SZAFT short film competition!

The winners of SZAFT short film competition!

Alongside with KAFF – Kecskemét Animation Film Festival, there was also another programme, that focused on the young and talented animation film directors, who didn’t have any school or production organisation behind them. This event is called SZAFT – Szabad Animációs Filmkészítők Találkozója, with special workshops, screenings and meetings with the industry people. In the...
A 12. KAFF - Kecskemét Animációs Fesztivál díjazottjai!

A 12. KAFF – Kecskemét Animációs Fesztivál díjazottjai!

A 12. KAFF nagydíját Ducki Tomek FÜRDŐ című rövidfilmje kapta. A 9. Európai Animációs Játékfilm Fesztivál legjobb egészestés animációja Sam Orti MEGSZÁLLVA című műve lett, Kecskemét város díját a lett Signe Baumane KÖVEK A ZSEBEMBEN című debütáló animációjának ítélte a zsűri. A közönségdíjas A TENGER DALA, Tomm Moore Oscar-jelölt meséje. Pro Cultura Hungarica díjban részesült...