Posts tagged "award"
Communicating the essence and the vision of your story - Interview with Matthew Murdoch

Communicating the essence and the vision of your story – Interview with Matthew Murdoch

The 31st Short film Festival interfilm Berlin will once again be the host of interForum short pitch forum, in December, where Daazo is handing out every year the Daazo FSS (Festival Strategy Service) award for one of the great pitchers. The forum was created to build up a conversation between professionals and talented young filmmakers. We reached...
“Leaving aside the dreamlike universe”

“Leaving aside the dreamlike universe”

Simon Mesa Soto won the Palme d’or last year with his slow-paced and sensitive film Leidi. We asked him about the shooting, his Cannes experience and short film in his native Colombia. interview by Zsuzsanna Deák Tell us about the shooting! It took place in a neighbourhood called Picacho located up in the mountains in...
Magma Festival: Call for Entries 2014

Magma Festival: Call for Entries 2014

Associazione Culturale Scarti will be holding the 13th cinema breve (international short film festival): The festival, open to filmmakers and works from all over the world, will take place in Acireale (CT) – Italy, from 26th to 29th November 2014. The festival accepts short films of all genres and techniques (narrative, documentary, experimental, animation, etc.)....
European Short Films Amarante 2014

European Short Films Amarante 2014

Create a short film for Amarante Festival   Casa da Juventude de Amarante and Cineclube de Amarante are giving talented filmmakers the chance to have their film screened as part of  European Short Films Amarante, May 17 and 18, 2014. Creative Task The main objectives are the promotion of European values and the citizens role in...

World of Shorts -The Visegrad issue: Editorial

When we founded Daazo.com, a short film sharing website, we wanted to create an entirely international project – we believed that the Internet didn’t know any boundaries. And it was as true then as it is true now. In order to be successful worldwide, however, you need to find your local identity. And if you...

CALL FOR FILMS – Visegrad Shorts on Tour 2012

Submit your film to Daazo.com and win the 1000 euro Visegrad Short Film Award. We take the 6 shortlisted films and their authors on an awesome tour around the 4 Visegrad countries. Let’s show your films to the people! Daazo.com opens a call for films for the Visegrad Shorts on Tour event supported by The...

WOSH – The Teddy Awards

The first Teddy took place in 1987 – can you recall that year? What happened then that made you decide to create an award for films with an LGBT content? There were hardly any “gay” films in the programme of the Berlinale – lesbian topics started to be part of it even later. Back in...

“Say Goodbye to the Story”: Leitmotif of the Berlinale Shorts

27 films from 22 countries will be competing for the Golden Bear and Silver Bear Jury Prize, the DAAD Short Film Award and a short film nomination for the European Film Prize. German actress Sandra Hüller, Palestinian artist Emily Jacir as well as filmmaker David OReilly will be picking the winners in 2012: International Short...

And the Oscar goes to…

The Academy Award Winner Short Films of 2011 The 83rd Academy Awards came to an end. The winners of the three categories where short films compete are the following. In the category of live action Luke Matheny won the Oscar for God of Love. The best animated short film was The Lost Thing by Andrew...

Kino Polska short nominated for EFA award

Hanoi-Warsaw, a short fillm directed by Katarzyna Klimkiewicz for Kino Polska Television (www.kinopolska.pl) has been nominated for the EFA award in the Short Film category. Nominees in the Short Film category are selected at 14 major international film festivals. Hanoi-Warwaw was nominated by the 33rd Norwegian Short Film Festival Jury. Hanoi-Warsaw won a screenplay competition...

Awarded Shorts

László Nemes and Krisztina Esztergályos were recognized at international short film events in Soria and Bilbao, Spain. Certamen Internacional de Cortos Ciudad de Soria, the international short film contest in North Spain ended Saturday evening. The contest’s Main Prize in the foreign film category went to László Nemes for The Counterpart. The Hungarian director accepted...

Cinefest-Daazo Online Competition 2009

Extended Deadline: 11th of September You have an extra day to apply to the competition and win an Adobe Premiere CS4 editing software and more! For more information please visit: www.daazo.com/cinefest What is it all about? If you applied to Cinefest but you did not get into competition, you still have chance to win and...