Posts tagged "European short pitch"
Apply to European Short Pitch!

Apply to European Short Pitch!

European Short Pitch is an initiative aimed at promoting the European coproduction of short films. Organised by Nisi Masa it combines a scriptwriting workshop in residency and a coproduction forum bringing together scriptwriters, directors and industry professionals from all over Europe. The scriptwriting workshop in residency will take place from the 9th-15th of January 2017 in Valletta, Malta, and the coproduction forum will take place from...
European Short Pitch is calling for work-in-progress pitches!

European Short Pitch is calling for work-in-progress pitches!

European Short Pitch, the successful short pitching forum organised by Nisi Masa is growing every year. For their next edition they are adding a new element to the coproduction forum, in the collaboration of C3PM-Paris Couts Devant and Espera Productions: they are expecting pitches that are already works-in-progress, to help the selected filmmakers to find a...
A short film starts with an idea - our visit at Euroconnection

A short film starts with an idea – our visit at Euroconnection

This winter, Daazo had the chance to visit the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival and Market, where the Euroconnection programme takes place. What we experienced there gave us an insight into the promising future of European short film. words by Genovéva Petrovits Euroconnection is presented by the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market, in association with the Creative...
Winners of the European Short Pitch 2015!

Winners of the European Short Pitch 2015!

The winners of the European Short Pitch 2015 were announced this weekend, which is held every year by Nisi Masa, and lists Daazo as one of the media partners. This year women ruled the award ceremony, here they are: The Best Pitch Award by FILM FUND LUXEMBOURG The Family Who Hid in the Cellar by...
European Short Pitch 2015 - Call for projects

European Short Pitch 2015 – Call for projects

European Short Pitch is back for its ninth edition. Writers, directors and producers can apply for the initiative that helps people with the development of international short film projects. European Short Pitch is an initiative aimed at promoting the European coproduction of short films. It combines a scriptwriting workshop in residency and a coproduction forum...
An interview with Norika Sefa, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Norika Sefa, selected participant of the ESP

The young Albanian filmmaker shares with us how Nisi Masa influenced her work.   Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? I have been following the previous script contest as a fan of their activity, admiring the winners that had the chance to be part of the workshop and...
An Interview with Ben Gutteridge, selected participant of the ESP

An Interview with Ben Gutteridge, selected participant of the ESP

Young filmmakers are part of a quiet small community, and those who rise to the top always intrigue us. These selected projects command the attention of the European Short Pitch Jury. Who are behind the projects? First we speak with the London-based writer and director about his newest project: Away Break  Why was it important...
Submit your script to the ESP: Only 4 days to go!

Submit your script to the ESP: Only 4 days to go!

This is the moment you’ve all been waiting for. NISI MASA – European Network For Young Cinema is proud to announce the Call for Projects for its 8th edition of EUROPEAN SHORT PITCH. EUROPEAN SHORT PITCH is an initiative aimed at promoting European coproduction of short films which combines a scriptwriting workshop in residency, an on-line session and a Coproduction...
ESP winner Mike Forshaw to fund his film "Saturday" through Kickstarter

ESP winner Mike Forshaw to fund his film “Saturday” through Kickstarter

Read Mike Forshaw’s story about his experiences at the European Short Pitch last year and take his advice: Apply to the ESP this year! Mike now: Being selected to participate gave me much more self-belief as a scriptwriter. Together with 24 other teams, you are flown to a cool European location to spend a week developing...
Before and After - The European Short Pitch Makeover

Before and After – The European Short Pitch Makeover

So what’s your story about? Death and mortality? Stuck in the “kind of, but not really” mode? Confused? Questioning your own originality? The three shades of white scare you?  In need of a trim, some polishing and a transformation? We might have the answer, or at least the European Short Pitch does: a first aid...
Daazo presents: Pitch Page - The Noisemaker

Daazo presents: Pitch Page – The Noisemaker

Through 7 days starting from May 15th, we are presenting the best 7 Pitch Pages which made the print version of our World of Shorts Magazine. We’ll have interviews with the filmmakers as well! Another short from Lithuania, The Noisemaker’s Pitch Page sure is an eye-candy, therefore World of Shorts print version it is. One of...
European Short Pitch: Winners announced

European Short Pitch: Winners announced

Every league, contest, war or morning pitching session in Harvey Weinstein’s office has winners and losers. Surely, being selected to Nisi Masa’s Book of Projects is already a great leap forward to start your film’s path to glory. Out of 30 titles, 3 are now even closer to that.   Take a look at the...