Short Film News (SFN) - Short films from Iran, Denmark, UK, the Arctic, and US will open the 7th Miami Short Film Festival on November 17. The festival will show over 80 films from 22 countries show throughout 22 screenings at 6 venues. Panel discussions, filmmaker Q&As, and after-parties are included in the event.
Short Film News (SFN) - European Film Academy (EFA) announced the nominees of the 21st European Film Awards, and two Italian films topped with nomination at five categories. Paolo Sorrentino's Il Divo and Matteo Garrone's Gomorrah which both screened in 61st Cannes film festival, compete for best film, best director, best screenplay, best actor and best cinematography awards.
Short Film News (SFN) - The Hubert Bals Fund (HBF) announced financial contributions to 25 film projects from 19 countries for its fall 2008 selection round. Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Pablo Larrain, Rodrigo Moreno, Raya Martin, Tariq Teguia and Sinisa Dragin are among the winners, as well as many projects by first time filmmakers.
Short Film News (SFN) -The 4th DVD edition of short films by the greatest directors of the world are published by Cinema 16. The 3 previous editions consisted of British, European, and American short films and in this new edition 16 films by the greatest filmmakers of the world are gathered.