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Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

Winners of the 62nd Oberhausen!

The 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen was finished yesterday, where they gave out the awards in many different categories. Here are the winners: Prizes awarded by the International Jury – Members: Andrés Denegri (Argentina), Stella Händler (Switzerland), Marta Kuzma (Sweden), Joanna Raczyńska (USA), Mika Taanila (Finland) Grand Prize of the City of Oberhausen – 8,000 Euros...
The short film and Cinéfondation jury members of Cannes

The short film and Cinéfondation jury members of Cannes

The first Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury was organised in 1998. This year it is presided over by the Japanese director and writer Naomi Kawase, and brings together the following names from the film world: Naomi Kawase – director – Japan Marie-Josée CROZE – actress – Canada, France Jean-Marie LARRIEU – director, screenwriter – France...
Competing short films of Cannes!

Competing short films of Cannes!

The short film and Cinéfondation programme of the 69th Cannes Film Festival was announced today. The festival will be held between the 11st – 22nd of May. The selection committee received 5,008 short films – 458 more than in 2015. The films in the 2016 Short Films Competition are all in the running for the...
Short Film Jury of Berlinale is revealed!

Short Film Jury of Berlinale is revealed!

The 66th Berlinale International Film Festival is coming out with more details every day, yesterday they revealed the Short Film Jury for the officially competing short films. The festival will be held from the 11th until the 21st of February. The members of the Berlinale Shorts International Jury are three filmmakers and artists whose works...
Cannes announces the head of Short Film Jury!

Cannes announces the head of Short Film Jury!

In 2014, the internationally acclaimed Timbuktu caused the greatest emotion among the films in Competition at the Festival de Cannes. This year Mauritanian director Abderrahmane Sissako returns for the 68th Festival (13-24 May), where he will serve as President of the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury. This great poet of contemporary Africa will follow in...
The Jury of Berlinale Shorts is revealed!

The Jury of Berlinale Shorts is revealed!

This year’s International Short Film Jury will award the Golden and the Silver Bear, and the Audi Short Film Award (which will go to a director who has an extraordinary artistic signature, will take home 20,000 euros) It will also nominate a short film for the European Film Awards in the category Best Short Film. The...
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...
Pitch Page - Cannes: Call for entries!

Pitch Page – Cannes: Call for entries!

Over the years we have received lots of amazing applications from talented filmmakers around the world. They applied because they wanted to expose their projects in a visual form, not just to a couple of industry people, but to thousands. Now it’s your turn to submit the artwork of your upcoming short film so the...
Perspektive Deutsches Kino: Looking for a Young Jury!

Perspektive Deutsches Kino: Looking for a Young Jury!

The French-German Youth Office (FGYO), official partner of the Berlinale, is calling for applications for the “FGYO-Award Dialogue en perspective” jury in the Perspektive Deutsches Kino section. Starting now, young film lovers can apply to become jury members for the independent Berlinale award “FGYO-Award Dialogue en perspective”. The prize is donated and endowed with 5,000.00 € by...
The Jewish Film Festival of Budapest - Open Short Film Contest

The Jewish Film Festival of Budapest – Open Short Film Contest

The second „ZsiFi” – the Jewish Film Festival of Budapest (November 7-10, 2013) in cooperation with Daazo.com organizes a short film contest, with the motto „Everybody needs a team!”. The team what I belong to. I identify myself with it. The team what I depend on. The team what helps me. We can adjust to...
Concorto Short Film Festival is about to kick off

Concorto Short Film Festival is about to kick off

So this is how Concorto introduce themselves: Concorto is about to open its 12th edition. We’re having this year 44 short films in competition. We have a wide variety of styles, languages,  themes in this selection, a good representation, we think, of where cinema is going nowadays. We’ll have a jury to assign our main...
Jane Campion and the Jury announces the winners of the 16th Cinéfondation Selection

Jane Campion and the Jury announces the winners of the 16th Cinéfondation Selection

The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Jane Campion and including Maji-da Abdi, Nicoletta Braschi, Nandita Das and Semih Kaplanoğlu, has awarded the 2013 Cinéfondation Prizes during a ceremony held in the Buñuel Theatre, followed by the screening of the winning films. The Cinéfondation Selection consisted of 18 student films, chosen out of nearly...