Posts tagged "WOSH"
Daazo presents: Pitch Page Cannes - Nina&Ondro

Daazo presents: Pitch Page Cannes – Nina&Ondro

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! Stay tuned, and now, read about Nina&Ondro from Slovakia. Nina&Ondro has a €70,000 budget and a big chunk of that (€50,000)...
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...
The Cannes issue of the World of Shorts is out now!

The Cannes issue of the World of Shorts is out now!

Did you know that before this awesome magazine of ours, there was this awesome blog you’re reading right now? The World of Shorts is being released on the event of the Cannes Film Festival. This is the second year we’re releasing a mag for Cannes and the 6th issue in print of them all. Read...
„A playground for creativity” – how shorts challenge the minds of filmmakers

„A playground for creativity” – how shorts challenge the minds of filmmakers

This is the whole and unabridged version of the interview published in World of Shorts – the Cannes issue. Bobby Marko is not your average filmmaker. A career-musician who re-invented himself as a visual „composer”, approaching the challenge of shooting films without the traditional reservations of old Hollywood and with cutting-edge tools that re-shape the...
WOSH Film Contest&Pitch Page: Deadlines announced

WOSH Film Contest&Pitch Page: Deadlines announced

Do you have a short film? Is it on Daazo.com? Did you submit it to our open World of Shorts Contest? Well, you only have time to do it until 8th April midnight CET, so may this be our last call. You know your short could go to the Cannes Film Festival  this year, right? Upload your film for a...
Daazo.com presents: Pitch Page winners at the Berlinale (World Cake)

Daazo.com presents: Pitch Page winners at the Berlinale (World Cake)

Starting from Wednesday, we will present the 7 pitch pages which have gone to Daazo’s magazine, World of Shorts and by that, to the Berlinale. The Pitch Page offers an innovative opportunity for filmmakers to present their film plan without having their heart in their throats, using visual creativity. Ever wondered about who makes those tons...
Application for the Berlinale Residency 2013 Is Now Open

Application for the Berlinale Residency 2013 Is Now Open

Remember Matias Bize, a director from Chile who talked about his experencies at the Berlinale Residency for filmmakers in our latest edition of World of Shorts?  Now you have the chance to apply for a 3 month stay in Berlin to get your new film made, just like he did. Open publication – Free publishing...
Picture This!

Picture This!

“We’re only interested in one thing, Bart. Can you tell a story? Can you make us laugh? Can you make us cry? Can you make us want to break out in joyous song? Is that more than one thing? Okay!” To be read with Hollywood bravura and Italo-American enthusiasm, Jack Lipnick, the studio executive in...
Take your time. Work hard. Make a good film.

Take your time. Work hard. Make a good film.

Matias Bize, coming right out of Chile, is one of the 6 filmmakers who took part in the Berlinale Residency this year where he started working on his fifth feature film. Besides catching up on how Berlin has got his imagination going, we also went back to the beginning of his career, short films and...
The Talents Speak - Just Days Before the Campus

The Talents Speak – Just Days Before the Campus

Talent Campus: meet the fresh faces of the film industry! 1) I tried to express honestly why I love cinematography and how it’s tied into my life, and I think my passion came across. The film I entered reflects the stage I’m at right now and shows my enjoyment of playing and searching. I also...
Opening to the Arab World

Opening to the Arab World

The Film Prize of the Robert Bosch Stiftung is in the quest for new territories. An interview with Karin Angela Schyle. This year you are going to organise the award ceremony of the Film Prize during the Berlinale Talent Campus.  If you look back at the previous year, what were the milestones of the Film...
The future of filmmaking lies in its past

The future of filmmaking lies in its past

We spoke to the curator of Berlinale Shorts, Maike Mia Höhne to find out more about this year’s selection nad the current state of filmmaking. THE FUN PART One morning we get a phone call in the office. Barbara, our colleague from the Datacenter calls: “Why do you want to give an accreditation to Joao...