Short Film News (SFN) - Marjan Riahi, Short Film News manager is among the short film competition international jury at the 7th Third Eye Asian Film Festival in Mumbai, India. She will judge fiction short films along with Meeta Vasisth, Indian actress and Philip Cheah, Singapore Film Festival director.
Short Film News (SFN) - The 14th International Encounters Short Film Festival in Bristol will screen more than 300 short films and animations from 30 countries. The festival's program includes newly-rediscovered early animations by Alexander Shiryaev, new BBC comedies, the finalists for the 2008 DepicT! film challenge, and the latest film by last year winner, Radu Jude from Romania.
Short Film News (SFN) - Short Film Festival Oberhausen invited filmmakers to submit their films to its 55th edition, while organizers announced 2009 will bring some new developments in the festival program. For the first time, festival only accepts international entries which have not been shown at any other German festival before Oberhausen.
Short Film News (SFN) - Veteran director Manoel de Oliveira will be honored at the opening ceremony of Fike 2008 - Evora International Short Film Festival, organizers announced Tuesday. The 100-year old Portuguese director recently returned to short films with the completion of three films which were recently screened at the Venice Film Festival.
Short Film News (SFN) - The list of final nominee for the European Film Awards' short film category was completed with Hungary's With a Little Patience entry to the list. Laszlo Nemes' film won the Prix UIP at the Drama Short Film Festival in Greece and made itself to the list of nominated short films.