Short Film News - The winners in the 52rd Oberhausen International Short Film Festival 2006, Germany, were announced. The grand prize of the city of Oberhausen along with a cash prize of 7500 euros was awarded by the international jury to the film N12°13.062'/W001°32.619' Extended by Vincent Meessen.
Short Film News - The disappointing absence of the Iranian shorts and documentaries in international film festivals is repeated once again in Krakow Film Festival, Poland. Krakow Film Festival, a significant event in the field of short films, holds its 46th edition from May 30 to June 4, 2006.
Iranian cinema is not present in the list of films selected for the critics' week in this year's Cannes Film Festival. Iranian cinema is not present in the list of films selected for the critics' week in this year's Cannes Film Festival. According to Short Films News Site, as in previous editions of Cannes festival, 7 features and 7 shorts will be screened in the competition section of the Critics' Week; and 7 features and 3 shorts have been selected for the section of special screenings. In the 45th edition of the Critics' Week, the main focus will be on the European and Latin American Cinemas.