Short Film News (SFN) -Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 35th Annual Student Academy Awards winners announced. Eleven students from eight colleges and universities have been named as awards winners and will receive their prizes in the awards ceremony on June 7 at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
Short Film News (SFN) -The 4th On & Off Short Films Festival which will take place from July 29 to August 3, 2008 in Ribadeo, Spain, will run for the first time as an international event. The participation in the festival is open to all the filmmakers and all the short films no longer than 20 minutes will be accepted if they were produced in 2007 and 2008.
Short Film News (SFN) - Asian Film Academy (AFA) accepts application from the talented young Asian filmmakers for its 4th edition till May 31. AFA which is related to Pusan International Film Festival is an educational program where young Asian filmmakers can practice filmmaking and learn philosophy of cinema through the production of short films, workshops, master-classes, lectures and mentoring under the direction of the prominent Asian directors and talented faculty staffs from Korea.
Short Film News (SFN) - The 24th International Short Film Festival Hamburg (IKFF) is going to screen 300 short films from 40 countries from June 4th to June 9th. The festival programmers chose these films among near 4000 works from 108 countries which were submitted for the different categories.
Short Film News (SFN) - An Australian film won 54th International Oberhausen Short Film Festival's the top award. The international jury presents the Grand Prize of the City of Oberhausen to Chainsaw by Dennis Tupicoff at festival's award ceremony.
Short Film News (SFN) -The 2nd edition of Lisbon International Horror Film Festival (Motelx) will take place from 3 to 7 September. Motelx is a non-competitive event in which short and features with horror genre will be shown. The submission for this festival will be accepted till 31 May.
Short Film News (SFN) - 9 short films will compete in the short film competition section of 61st Cannes International Film Festival. In a press conference today, the festival organizers announced that 17 films, also, have been selected to be screened in Cinefondation section (Student film competition).