Posts tagged "Festivals"
Sarajevo announces New Currents section's short programme

Sarajevo announces New Currents section’s short programme

And what’s even cooler, the World of Shorts magazine coming straight to you in Sarajevo and Venice will feature an interview with shorts selector Vanja Kaluđerčić. For now, let’s just see the titles she chose:   BEFORE PASSING  / PRZED MINIECIEM Poland, 2012, Colour, 16 min. Director: Bianca Lucas Screenplay: Bianca Lucas BUTTER LAMP / LA...
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...
How To Be a Festival Darling

How To Be a Festival Darling

Tips from Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival Festivals offer an all-important route to recognition and a wealth of opportunities for short film makers, not forgetting the chance to get your precious masterpiece screened in an actual cinema. The people behind the scenes at festivals are passionate about film and love what they do, despite...
Feeling the Responsibility and Honouring Traditions

Feeling the Responsibility and Honouring Traditions

Preparing for a new edition of the Tampere Film Festival. An interview with Jukka-Pekka Laakso. Tampere is the oldest short film festival in Europe. What was the most fascinating moment of the past 44 years? It probably was the first film screened at the very first festival. Personally, it is really hard to say. There...
What it Feels Like for a Girl - in this World

What it Feels Like for a Girl – in this World

A pregnant widow in Iran, a cartoon joint of whale and woman meets a mix of boy and girl in the third session of the Berlinale Shorts. Ahd is the first Saudi woman ever to study acting and filmmaking in the USA – Sanctity is written and directed by her, and she also plays the...
Tampere Film Festival Casts an Eye on Asia

Tampere Film Festival Casts an Eye on Asia

The recent news about the gang rape in Delhi has brought to the headlines the status of women in India – and with good reason. This regrettably current issue will also be addressed at Tampere Film Festival, where the award-winning documentary Gulabi Gang (2012) by the Mumbai-based director Nistha Jain will be screened. The film...
Sarajevo Film festival: CineLink 2013

Sarajevo Film festival: CineLink 2013

Good year start for CineLink alumni films, new projects sought! The most recently completed crop of projects from previous editions of CineLink is already very visible on the international festival circuit. The year started with Srdan Golubovic’s CIRCLES selection in Sundance World Cinema Dramatic Competition and subsequent presentation at Berlinale Forum. Also, Alexandra Gulea’s MATEI...
As soon as the Apocalypse ends the BuSho carousel rolls on

As soon as the Apocalypse ends the BuSho carousel rolls on

The BuSho International Film Festival will be held in Budapest between September 3-8 in 2013. Submissions are now open. Submit your film before April 30th!  For more info, click busho.hu.      
7th International Short Film Festival zubrOFFka

7th International Short Film Festival zubrOFFka

7th International Short Film Festival zubrOFFka is going to take place between 5 and 9 December 2012 in Bialystok and Podlasie. As usual, the Festival’s promoter Bialystok Cultural Centre – DKF “GAG” has tried hard to make it a real feast of short films, various film forms and good music. In five competition sections we...
Call for submissions: KINO DER KUNST

Call for submissions: KINO DER KUNST

KINO DER KUNST, a new and worldwide unique combination of film festival and art exhibition, will hold its first edition from April 24 to 28, 2013. Movie theatres and museums all over Munich will present an International Competition, retrospectives, special focuses, talks and multi-channel installations. KINO DER KUNST investigates the relationship between visual art and...
IX Pontino Short Film Festival

IX Pontino Short Film Festival

The Association LA DOMUS is organizing the VIII Pontino Short Film Festival. The festival will take place in the city of Latina (Lazio, Italy) from the 24th to the 30th of June 2013. The last editions have been characterized from a big affluence of media, public (more than 15.000 spectators in all), and movies (2.913...
City of Miskolc: Júlia Széphelyi and Dávid Lafka chosen to make films in Miskolc

City of Miskolc: Júlia Széphelyi and Dávid Lafka chosen to make films in Miskolc

City of Miskolc is the common workshop of the Miskolc-based Sunny Studio and Daazo.com -  European Shortfilm Centre, held during the Jameson CineFest Miskolc International Film Festival. The film plans submitted for the competition were assessed by Zsolt Majoros (Sunny Studio), András Réz (Werk Akadémia) and Anita Libor (Daazo.com). After a long debate, the Jury...