Winners of Annecy Animation Festival!

Winners of Annecy Animation Festival!

The Annecy International Animation Festival was held between the 13th and 18th of June, 2016. They awarded several features, shorts, graduation films, and television films this weekend, here are the winners: Feature films: Audience Award  & Cristal for a Feature Film : My Life As a Courgette (Ma vie de Courgette) by Claude Barras...
Winners of VIS - Vienna Independent Shorts!

Winners of VIS – Vienna Independent Shorts!

The 13th VIS – Vienna Independent Shorts Film Festival was held from the 25-31st of May, in Vienna, Austria. The Oscar-qualifying festival had its award ceremony on Tuesday, here are the winners: FICTION & DOCUMENTARY Best International Fiction & Documentary Film: A Man Returned by Mahdi Fleifel (Denmark/UK/Netherlands Special Mention...
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...
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...
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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Visegrad Film Forum is calling for applicants!

Visegrad Film Forum is calling for applicants!

The 5th Visegrad Film Forum will take place at the Faculty of Film and Television and in KC Dunaj in Bratislava from April 5-9, 2016. Five days full of screenings of student films, master classes with renowned experts, case studies of interesting film projects, discussions, and workshops – all connected with a very up-to-date main topic of the...
The programme of Berlinale Talents!

The programme of Berlinale Talents!

Under the theme ‘The Nature of Relations’, the 300 Talents and over 100 international experts will explore the inner connections of the film world and discover new ways of collaborative and interdisciplinary working. For Berlin’s cinema-loving public, the summit becomes a six-day meeting point of cultures, a place to see films and explore the latest...
Visegrad in short(s) forum is calling!

Visegrad in short(s) forum is calling!

Join to the second edition of the forum “Visegrád in Short(s)” which will take place during FILMFEST DRESDEN – International Short Film Festival from April 12th – April 17th 2016 in Dresden, Germany. The deadline for the application is the 15th of February! “Visegrád in Short(s)” is a forum aimed at film professionals from the Visegrád countries...
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 television rights. The prize money...
More than 100 talents alumni at Berlinale Talents this year!

More than 100 talents alumni at Berlinale Talents this year!

Berlinale Talents takes place February 13 to 18, 2016. This year, among the experts: Michael Ballhaus, Denis Côté, Jonathan Glazer, Alex McDowell, Tomm Moore, Molly M. Stensgaard, Jim Rakete, Meryl Streep and Thomas Vinterberg Under the theme “The Nature of Relations”, the 14th edition focuses on the inner and outer relations in the interconnected cinematic...
Selected scripts of the Berlinale Script Station!

Selected scripts of the Berlinale Script Station!

The 66th Berlinale is once again opening up its annual networking platform, the next edition of Berlinale Talents, with this year’s topic The Nature of Relations. From the 13th until the 18th of February, 300 outstanding creative will work together, learn together and get tutored by the experienced people of the industry. One of the...
Photo animation workshop at Filmfest Dresden!

Photo animation workshop at Filmfest Dresden!

Filmfest Dresden International Short Film Festival is offering young filmmakers the unique opportunity to attend a professional animation training programme during the festival’s 28th edition. The workshop headed by filmmaker and photo animation artist Maki Satake, who is teaching from the 12th until the 17th of April, during the festival. The programme also includes further...
Shorts of Sundance!

Shorts of Sundance!

Today is the starting day of one of the greatest independent film events, the one and only Sundance Film Festival. And incredible and important scene for the independent cinema, that takes place in the state of Utah, at Park City, in Salt Lake City. From the 21st-31st of January, a wide selection of shorts and features...
Open City Docs is calling for entries!

Open City Docs is calling for entries!

Open City Documentary Festival creates an open space in London to nurture and champion the art of creative documentary and non-fiction filmmakers. The festival offers filmmakers from around the globe the opportunity to have their work seen by award-winning judges, fellow filmmakers and a broad public audience. The next edition will be held between the...
Haunting short films of Bence Fliegauf

Haunting short films of Bence Fliegauf

The Hungarian director Bence Fliegauf have been a regular at the Berlinale International Film Festival. He debuted there with his first feature film Rengeteg in 2003, and he has been selected there with almost all of his feature films. Today the festival announced the Forum programme, which included the director’s seventh feature film called Lily Lane. At...
Oscar nominated short films!

Oscar nominated short films!

Last week they announced the nominees of the 88th Academy Awards, along with the 3 short categories. The ceremony will be held on the 28th of February. Here are the nominated shorts: *Short film (Animated) BEAR STORY by Gabriel Osorio and Pato Escala PROLOGUE by Richard Williams and Imogen Sutton SANJAY’S SUPER TEAM by Sanjay Patel and Nicole...
Berlinale Generation selections are announced!

Berlinale Generation selections are announced!

Two days ago we shared the Berlinale Shorts programme of the 66th Berlinale International Film Festival, which was announced on the official website. Yesterday the two sections of Generations (Kplus and 14plus) was finally announced as well, with all 63 feature film and a great selection of shorts as well. They received more than 2000...