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Hungarian Short Film Wins the Oscar

Hungarian Short Film Wins the Oscar

The 89th Academy Awards took place on February 26, in Los Angeles, celebrating the best in film achievement. The Academy rewards short films in three categories as well: live action, animation and documentary.
A Hungarian short film has been nominated for the 89th Academy Awards

A Hungarian short film has been nominated for the 89th Academy Awards

Sing (Mindenki) by Kristóf Deák has been nominated for the 89th Academy Awards’ Best Short Film! 
The winners of the 2016 Student Academy Awards!

The winners of the 2016 Student Academy Awards!

The Academy has voted 17 students as winners of the 43rd Student Academy Awards® competition. The Academy received a record number of entries this year – 1,749 films from 286 domestic and 95 international colleges and universities – which were voted by a record number of Academy members. The 2016 winners join the ranks of...
Here are the Student Academy Award finalists!

Here are the Student Academy Award finalists!

The Academy established the Student Academy Awards in 1972, to support and encourage excellence in filmmaking at the collegiate level. Past Student Academy Award winners have gone on to receive 46 Oscar nominations and have won or shared eight awards. They include John Lasseter, Pete Docter, Robert Zemeckis, Trey Parker and Spike Lee. Here are...
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 for the best actress: Sokhna...
Oscar-winner short films!

Oscar-winner short films!

On Sunday they held the 88th Academy Awards, where three short film were awarded with the golden statue, in three categories: the best documentary subject, animated short and live short film. Here are the winners: Best Documentary Short Subject A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness / directed by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy Every year, more...
Encounters early bird deadline is coming!

Encounters early bird deadline is coming!

The early submissions deadline for Encounters Short Film Festival is one week away! The festival will be held between the 20-25th of September, 2016, in Bristol, UK. Encounters Festival is the UK’s leading short film and animation festival. The festival discovers, supports and develops new talent in filmmaking, providing a platform and meeting place for emerging and...
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...
Winning short films of the Warsaw Film Festival!

Winning short films of the Warsaw Film Festival!

The 31st Warsaw Film Festival has ended on Saturday in the prestigious capital of Poland, where they gave out awards in several feature-, documentary-, and short film categories. The festival was held between the 9th and 18th of October, mostly in the Palace of Culture and Science, in the surpressing symbol of this great city. Besides...
Competing short films at Warsaw Film Festival!

Competing short films at Warsaw Film Festival!

The 31st Warsaw Film Festival has announced it’s short film programme yesterday, at the official website. Thefestival will be held between the 9th and 18th of October, in the main capital of Poland. Out of the received 4000 submissions, they choose 23 films from 18 countries, including live action, animation, and documentary short films. The winners...
And the Oscar goes to..

And the Oscar goes to..

The 85th Academy Awards were held yesterday in Los Angeles, and as a part of this grand ceremony, they gave out of course the awards for Best Short film and Best Documentary Short as well. Here are the winners: Best Short Film: The Phone Call (directed by Matt Kirkby and James Lucas) A woman working...
Academy Award nominated short films of 2015!

Academy Award nominated short films of 2015!

The official nominations of the Academy Awards came out this afternoon, along with the animated short, documentary short and short fiction nominations. Let’s take a look at the best short films, according to the judges of the Academy: Best Animated Shortfilms: The Bigger Picture, directed by Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees The Dam Keeper, by...