Posts tagged "visegrad"
Trainings and workshops at Filmfest Dresden!

Trainings and workshops at Filmfest Dresden!

The 28th edition of Filmfest Dresden will be held from 13th to 16th of April, and besides the colourful short film programme, they are offering various programmes as well. Young filmmakers and photo artists can apply for a unique photo animation training, which is headed by the Japanese filmmaker and animation artist Satake Maki. The...
Visegrad Film Forum is waiting for applicants!

Visegrad Film Forum is waiting for applicants!

The 4th Visegrad Film Forum is calling for student of film schools and film enthusiasts! The Forum will take place from the 11th – 14th of March, in Bratislava. They already announced the programme of a few acclaimed filmmaker, who will host masterclasses and workshops for the audience: Renowned film professionals to meet in Bratislava...
Visegrad Animation Forum 2014

Visegrad Animation Forum 2014

  Submit your Animated Short Film and TV Series Projects in development to  VISEGRÁD ANIMATION FORUM 2014 Pitching Competition — WIN 2000 €. Two categories pitching competition, short film projects and TV series, is held by Association of Czech Animation within the industry section of its Visegrad Animation Forum (VAF) held at the International Festival...
VISEGRÁD ANIMATION FORUM 2013 Pitching Competition

VISEGRÁD ANIMATION FORUM 2013 Pitching Competition

Submit your Animated Short Film and TV Series Projects and WIN 2000 €! The authors of the selected projects will be given the opportunity to present their ideas at the VAF 2013 Pitching Session in front of international professionals. The jury will choose the Best Animated Short Film Project to receive an award from Czech...

World of Shorts – Cannes 2012: Visegrad Shorts on Tour project

It’s a rainy day in Krakow, but the main square is crowded with tourists and youngsters.  We’ve just arrived in the city. Visegrad Shorts on Tour, organised by Daazo.com. We have no time to look around, the weather is miserable anyway. With full of enthusiasm, we walk straight to the hostel to meet the participants...

World of Shorts – The Visegrad issue: Not a Sponsor

An interview with Hungarian film producer Ferenc Pusztai Ferenc Pusztai is a producer and the founder of the Hungarian production company KMH Film. Pusztai and his team are trying to provide opportunities for young and upcoming artists, which means they primarily deal with shorts and first features. Ferenc Pusztai is a member of the Ateliers...

World of Shorts – The Visegrad issue: VISEGRÁD EXCHANGE FORUM – defending animated films

The International Festival of Animated Films AniFest runs the Visegrád Exchange Forum with the aim of supporting producers, new projects, talents and animation films, and to enhance the collaboration opportunities between the countries of Eastern and Western Europe. The second edition of this festival initiative will be held at the AniFest in the Czech Republic...

World of Shorts – The Visegrad issue: The Beauty of the Long Distance Runner

Ivana Laučíková (1977) is a Slovak animated film director, producer, university lecturer and editor in chief of the animated film journal Homo Felix. June 2011 saw the release of Posledný autobus (The Last Bus), a short film she produced and co-directed with Martin Snopek. Today, the film is enjoying a successful run on the international...

World of Shorts – The Visegrad issue: Natural born talents? – The shorts of Szabó and Polanski

The persisting romantic idea of the “genius” makes us think that the „thing” that leads someone to great achievements and especially memorable works of art cannot be learnt. There has to be something, which we usually tend to call talent, that lies beneath all the studies and experiences, and which differentiates the hardworking mediocrity from...

World of Shorts -The Visegrad issue: Editorial

When we founded Daazo.com, a short film sharing website, we wanted to create an entirely international project – we believed that the Internet didn’t know any boundaries. And it was as true then as it is true now. In order to be successful worldwide, however, you need to find your local identity. And if you...

Six short films in search of an audience

Daazo.com takes six short films and their creators on tour in the Visegrad countries. The 1000 euro prize will be awarded to the best film at the closing ceremony, held in Budapest. There will be a panel talk, organised in the framework of the Titanic Festival, where participants will discuss collaboration possibilities in the Visegrád...

CALL FOR FILMS – Visegrad Shorts on Tour 2012

Submit your film to Daazo.com and win the 1000 euro Visegrad Short Film Award. We take the 6 shortlisted films and their authors on an awesome tour around the 4 Visegrad countries. Let’s show your films to the people! Daazo.com opens a call for films for the Visegrad Shorts on Tour event supported by The...