Posts tagged "Europe"
16th International Screenwriters Workshop & Masterclass

16th International Screenwriters Workshop & Masterclass

The 16th International Screenwriters′ Workshop & Master Class is calling for applications, the submission deadline is the 17th January 2015. The workshop will be held in late Spring 2015 (to be announced). The International Screenwriters′ Workshops are for screenwriters who have had minimum one feature length script produced. The workshops only deal with screenplays for...
13th Concorto Film Festival

13th Concorto Film Festival

Concorto is about to open its 13th edition. This year they have 44 short films in competition with a wide variety of styles, languages, themes in the selection; they are trying to register, like a seismograph, where cinema is moving today. The official selection is listed here. Concorto will have a jury to assign the main...
Europe has significant part on the Oscars "short-list"

Europe has significant part on the Oscars “short-list”

From Cineuropa: Danish director Anders Walters’ Helium and Finnish director Selma Vilhunen’s Do I Have to Take Care of Everything? are among the 10 live action shorts considered for a nomination. Do I Have to Take Care of Everything? by Selma Vilhunen “It is overwhelming – I have made three films, and two of them have been shortlisted for an...
Sweet home for filmmakers

Sweet home for filmmakers

Some of the people who are not really familiar with the film business think it is quite easy to create short films. You just grab your camera (as everybody has one nowadays), shoot something with your friends (we do hope that everybody has at least one nowadays), and open your editing software (as everybody has...
Alcine is calling for entries

Alcine is calling for entries

The European Short Film Competition is now open for entries to any short film made, produced or co-produced in the continent of Europe, completed after January the 1st 2012 and with a maximum running time of 30 minutes. Alcalá de Henares / Comunidad de Madrid Film Festival from 9th to 15th of November 2013 Spanish short films must...
The Cinéast festival is now calling for entries

The Cinéast festival is now calling for entries

  The 5th Central and European Film Festival is now accepting submissions to it’s programme. The festival is held in October in Luxembourg from the 11th to the 28th. The festival accepts films from the following countries: Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Serbia (works by directors from Bosnia...
New is good: New Directors/New Films this March for the 42nd time in NYC

New is good: New Directors/New Films this March for the 42nd time in NYC

The Film Society of Lincoln Center has always been the most prominent place in the world to promote emerging talent. They made a revolution by introducing auteur cinema to the Hollywood-based audiences and they still do it, never stopping. As they say, before Sundance and SXSW(South by Southwest, a prestigious festival held right now in...

WOSH – Small is beautiful

There’s a definite feeling, both in the UK and spreading into Europe and across the great ponds, that there’s a bit of a heyday in short filmmaking at the moment. Despite global economic meltdown and tough times all round, innovative and mould breaking shorts are proving to be the order of the day. Despite the...

Euro Connection at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival

European Short Film Co-production Forum. 31 January – 1 February 2012 This new initiative in favour of short film co-production is a must-attend event for European producers, commissioning editors and financial partners. Some twenty exciting new projects with a European creative and audience potential will be presented. Euro Connection is the marketplace for short film...

Engange 2012: seeking dynamic new European filmmakers

Opening doors to international collaboration for producers, screenwriters & writers/directors. Engage 2012 is a training programme for new and emerging writers, writer/directors and producers, producers, designed to foster international creative collaborations. Engage 2011 brought together 24 participants from several European countries to develop new fiction, documentary and animation feature projects. Engage 2011, with support from...

Call for applications: Torino Film Lab – Interchange

Interchange is a programme for teams of writer/director and producer from Europe or the Arab world working at a fiction feature film and film professionals interested in script editing training. The programme is also open to 3 trainee script consultants from the Arab world. The Interchange 2012 call for applications is open, apply now! Deadline...

EFA Short Film Selection 2011 completed

As announced at the International Short Film Festival in Drama (Greece), the Italian fiction short THE WHOLLY FAMILY by Terry Gilliam has been selected by the jury for a nomination for the 24th European Film Awards. The annual cycle is completed with this fifteenth short film nominated for European Film Academy Short Film 2011, an...