Berlinale Talents 2017: Courageous Encounters

Berlinale Talents 2017: Courageous Encounters

On its 15th anniversary, Berlinale Talents once again offers the public and its 250 Talents a diverse programme of events, and proves that it’s still young enough to keep reinventing itself.
Generation 2017: Celebrating 40 Years of Film Programming for Young Audiences at the Berlinale

Generation 2017: Celebrating 40 Years of Film Programming for Young Audiences at the Berlinale

Forty years ago, the Berlinale launched the festival programme for the young cineastes. From the beginning the concept was embraced and celebrated by its target audiences and consequently expanded through the establishment of a further competition programme catering to adolescents. Since 2007, the Generation section has united the Kplus and...
Jelentkezz a Friss Hús rövidfilmes pitch fórumára

Jelentkezz a Friss Hús rövidfilmes pitch fórumára

A Daazo által szervezett FRISS HÚS Nemzetközi Rövidfilm Fesztivál programjában idén is megrendezzük a rövidfilm pitch fórumot. A rendezvény célja, hogy lehetőséget teremtsen fiatal filmes alkotóknak előkészületben levő projektjeik prezentálására és azok megvitatására.
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Munukeer (Manicure) - Interview with Maram Taibah

Munukeer (Manicure) – Interview with Maram Taibah

Munukeer (Manicure) is a Saud Arabian short film from 2015, presented in the Cannes Short Film Catalogue this year, here’s our interview with the director Maram Taibah. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? This film is about the struggle of a young woman in 1970’s Saudi Arabia...
Inventing a Laugh - Interview with Carolina Mejia

Inventing a Laugh – Interview with Carolina Mejia

Inventing a Laugh is an American short film from 2015, represented in the Cannes Short Film Catalogue this year, read our interview with the director Carolina Mejia. What is your film about? What are the main topics raised by the story? My film is about an inventor who makes a machine to make people laugh...
"Hello! I'm a producer of Woody Allen" - Interview with Marina Orlova

“Hello! I’m a producer of Woody Allen” – Interview with Marina Orlova

Hello, I’m the producer of Woody Allen is an Italian short film from the 2016 Short Film Catalog, and it’s represented this year at the Cannes Short Film Corner. Here’s an interview with Marina Orlova, who is the scriptwriter, producer, composer and lead actress in the film. What is your film about? It’s about a...
From paralysis to opportunity – it's a new world out there, so adapt, adapt, adapt!

From paralysis to opportunity – it’s a new world out there, so adapt, adapt, adapt!

The only way to embrace new media is to drop the outdated definition of what a filmmaker is and does. text by Ádám Dobay There’s this guy on Vine called Arthur. Arthur lives in London, drives a truck, and has an awfully cute baby. His six-second videos are sarcastic, tongue-in-cheek portrayals of his self-stereotyped persona...
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 and hopes for the future,...
Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

The 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen was finished yesterday, where they gave out the awards in many different categories. Here are the winners: Prizes awarded by the International Jury – Members: Andrés Denegri (Argentina), Stella Händler (Switzerland), Marta Kuzma (Sweden), Joanna Raczyńska (USA), Mika Taanila (Finland) Grand Prize of the City of Oberhausen – 8,000 Euros...
Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen is coming!

Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen is coming!

The 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen starts this Thursday. The festival will be held between the 5th and 10th of May, here are the films of the international and german competition: International Competition 1 Journey, Zhao Xiaowei, China, 2015, 11’15” Narcissus, Nina Yuen, USA, 2016, 7’28’’ Two Snakes, Kristin Li, Canada, 2015, 9’30” She / Her,...
The short film and Cinéfondation jury members of Cannes

The short film and Cinéfondation jury members of Cannes

The first Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury was organised in 1998. This year it is presided over by the Japanese director and writer Naomi Kawase, and brings together the following names from the film world: Naomi Kawase – director – Japan Marie-Josée CROZE – actress – Canada, France Jean-Marie LARRIEU – director, screenwriter – France...
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 Figura, Katarzyna Gondek, BE/PL 2015,...
The 56th Zlín Film Festival for Children and Youth is coming!

The 56th Zlín Film Festival for Children and Youth is coming!

The 56th Zlín International Film Festival for Children and Youth will take place from May 27 to June 3, 2016. The festival is the oldest and largest children and youth film festival in the world. The festival screenings are conducted not only in Zlin, but also in many other towns in the Czech Republic. Each year the festival presents...
Vote for the best German music video!

Vote for the best German music video!

12 music videos are nominated for the 18th MuVi Award for the Best German Music Video, selected from almost 200 submissions. From 5 April, all 12 candidates are online, ready to gather votes for the MuVi Online Audience Award which is chosen by Internet and Facebook users. The line-up includes new clips for Olli Schulz,...
ZubrOFFka is calling for entries!

ZubrOFFka is calling for entries!

The land of bison awaits! The submission is open for the 11th International Short Film Festival ZubrOFFka! The festival will take place from the 7th until the 11th of December, in Bialystok, Poland. The deadline for submission: Foreign Films: September 9, 2016 Polish Films: October 1, 2016 Submissions can be made online at Filmfestivallife: www.filmfestivallife.com/Zubroffka-International-Short-Film-Festival or by...