Short Film News (SFN) - The 5th edition of International Students Film and Theatre Festival SKENA UP is opened yesterday. This event started whereas the city is still under the influence of the last week's election which results to the happiness of most people due to the victory of independence defenders of Kosovo from Serbia.
Short Film News (SFN) -The Father and The First Day of Work are two Iranian films to be shown today in the special section of the 6th International FIKE Festival with the subject of Taxi and Urban Mobility.
Short Film News (SFN) -Iran Art Festival will be held in Iran House beside the embassy of Iran in Netherlands on 23 November for 3 days.
Short Film News (SFN) -A collection of Kamran Shirdel's films screened in the 6th FIKE International Short Film Festival yesterday. The program of film screening and meeting with Kamran Shirdel in the University of Evora had a great amount of interests among the students and critics.
Short Film News (SFN) -Joao Garcao Borges is in Iran right now as a member of jury of the international section in Tehran 12th International and 24th National Short Film Festival. Mr. Borges who is the programmer of RTP explains about ONDA CURTA and the 60 minutes weekly program about short film on this media. "Our aim is to bridge the gap between countries and cultures and I hope to organize an Iranian film week in Portugal," he said.
Short Film News (SFN) -The Opening ceremony of the 6th international short film festival of FIKE was held in University of Evora Auditorium last night. One of the most outstanding figures in this ceremony was the Iranian filmmaker Kamran Shirdel who is a member of the jury in FIKE 2007. The tribute will continue on Sunday and some of his films will be screened in this festival as their premiers. Castle, Tehran is the Capital of Iran and Solitude Opus 1 will be among Shirdel's short films that are going to be screened on 18th November.
Short Film News (SFN) - 3 workshops will be held during the 6th Evora International Short Film Festival (Fike 2007). 5 days long "Entering the Scene" which directed by David Pope will provide visual aids for the participants to be able to tell a story through the camera, with both theory and practical sessions scheduled.
Short Film News (SFN) -The winners of 15th session of the Cinefoundation Residence were announced. Four female directors and two male directors were chosen and the 15th session of the Residence will help them in the scripting of their first or second feature film. Emily Atef, an Iranian director, is among the selected directors who is going to script his 2nd feature-film project, Kill Me, by the help of Cinefoundation.
Short Film News (SFN) -The 54th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen announced the call entry. This festival is going to take place from 1 to 6 May 2008 and for the first time, there are two separate entry deadline for International and German films competitions. The International submissions must have reached Oberhausen by 1 February 2008, German productions by 15 February 2008.