Posts tagged "filmmaking"
Call for KinoBerlino Filmmaking Festival

Call for KinoBerlino Filmmaking Festival

Are you hungry to create new movies? KinoBerlino international filmmaking festival is calling out for young talents, who wish to participate in the biggest open filmmaking festival in Europe. The event takes place in Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Berlin from August 30 to September 7. They are not just welcoming filmmakers and actors, but DoPs, boom operators, sound...
School of Film Agents Unveils Sophomore Session Participants

School of Film Agents Unveils Sophomore Session Participants

  The School of Film Agents unveiled the participants for its sophomore session at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival on Tuesday. The workshop program Sofa will take place in Wroclaw, Poland, from Aug. 15-24. Participants are the young “film agents” of Central and Eastern Europe, the Baltic Republics, Germany, Central Asia and this year, Greece, who will work closely with...
The London Short Film Festival is accepting International submissions for the first time this year!

The London Short Film Festival is accepting International submissions for the first time this year!

The London Short Film Festival prides itself on breaking new talent, many of the filmmakers they do retrospectives with screened their first film at LSFF, so keeping the festival open to those people who are just starting out is a top priority. Submissions are now OPEN for the 12th London Short Film Festival (9 – 18 Jan 2015)...
Award-winning director Mihály Schwechtje on his film "Cold Grove"

Award-winning director Mihály Schwechtje on his film “Cold Grove”

The dynamic filmmaker Mihály Schwechtje shares his award-winning film on Daazo. The critically acclaimed work, entitled Cold Grove tells the story of two young boys are struggling every day to earn enough. For living they collect garbage from the country road what they try to resell. But there is someone, the Pilot Hat man who...
An interview with Pedro Flores, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Pedro Flores, selected participant of the ESP

The Portuguese writer-director on his connection with short films, Godard and his latest project “Nausea” Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? I look at the European Short Pitch as an opportunity to discuss my script with experienced screenwriters, to be able to pitch it to European producers, and...
An interview with Claire Fowler, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Claire Fowler, selected participant of the ESP

The writer-director talks about her bright and dark project, NOODLES. Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? I’ve wanted to make my short film NOODLES for a couple of years now but no suitable funding opportunities have arisen in my home country in that time. The European short pitch...
A New Name for Talent Forged at the Berlinale: The Talent Campus is Now Berlinale Talents

A New Name for Talent Forged at the Berlinale: The Talent Campus is Now Berlinale Talents

The label is new, the event is not: since 2003, the Talent Campus at the Berlinale serves to create a network of emerging creatives from all over the world, helping them connect with one another as well as with established filmmakers. Over the past eleven years, 4472 filmmakers have visited the Campus. Starting October 1, the initiative will continue under the name Berlinale...
"There is power in verity"- an interview with Teodor Kuhn

“There is power in verity”- an interview with Teodor Kuhn

It is well known that Slovakia is a strong base of documentarists. Fiction films kind of limp behind. Young talents, coming from short films, could bring a long needed recovery. One of them is  a promising director Teodor Kuhn. His last film Momo has been selected for several festivals and his directorial style shows signs...
A Film Is More Than The Sum of Its Parts

A Film Is More Than The Sum of Its Parts

The editorial piece from our brand new WOSH. If you say Cannes, I know what you mean. Cannes is a kind of magic word in the world of filmmaking. If you are in Cannes it means that you are in the business. Everybody knows that something really glossy and significant is going on there every...
VeszPlán 2013 - Forgass filmet egy nap alatt Veszprémben!

VeszPlán 2013 – Forgass filmet egy nap alatt Veszprémben!

A VeszPlán egy 24 órás esemény filmeseknek. Az indulóknak 24 óra, azaz 1 nap áll rendelkezésre, hogy a kihirdetett szempontok alapján elkészítsék rövid alkotásaikat.A filmes kaland május 11-én, 10 órától május 12. 10 óráig tart. A jelentkező forgatócsoportoknak, vagy egyszemélyes stáboknak ennyi idő alatt kell saját eszközeikkel elkészíteni a maximum 5 perc hosszúságú kisfilmjüket, a kötelező elemek szerepeltetésével, amelyeket a...
Generation Campus announces open call!

Generation Campus announces open call!

The annual training program “Generation Campus” has its 5th anniversary this year. The international training program is targeted at the creative and professional development of young and talented filmmakers, and it will take place in Moscow from June 19th to June 25th, 2013. Daazo will be present at various workshops as well, so come on...
World of Shorts - Sarajevo 2012: Zero Budget Filmmaking Tips by Raindance founder Elliot Grove

World of Shorts – Sarajevo 2012: Zero Budget Filmmaking Tips by Raindance founder Elliot Grove

Valentines Day 2005 was a key date in the history of the movie business. It was the day that Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim registered the name youtube.com. The movie business, and especially film distribution, has never been the same since. The last ten years have seen a host of additional changes. Digital...