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Nous avons le plaisir de vous informer que les webcréateurs et vidéastes sélectionnés et primés par les OFF de Cannes et le Grand Concours International du Web sont bien éligibles à l’aide à la création du fonds CNC Talent sans avoir nécessairement une base de 100.000 followers.. Mis en place en octobre 2017, CNC Talent est le premier fonds dédié aux créateurs vidéo. Il a pour objectif d&rsqu...

Adem Başaran

Director: Orhan İnce.

Mesut Basaran is a Kurdish boy who is Turkish citizen and live in southern province of Turkey. In 1993, Mesut and family forced to migration by politics and they move to big city, İstanbul. 

Mesut and family starts a new life in this new city. Mesut goes to school several times. Mesut's little brother Adem Basaran is also lives in same conditions. They don't know how to live in İstanbul. Because their Turkish and also their money are not enough. Mesut has to make a choice.


Director: Simon Welch.

Sequences of a contemporary Cinderella practising a Bach prelude and struggling to keep up with the tyrannical precision of metronomic rhythm are juxtaposed with images of her daily life, thereby generating the soundtrack for her own “film”. The metronome precisely beats time in a mechanical rather than a “musical” manner and may be a help or hindrance to development. The repetitious nature of piano practice suggests that the girl’s existence is also repetitive and that negative aspects of her relationship with her mother may be a prelude for future relationships. 

Festival du Film d'Animation de Paris: le programme est en ligne!

Bonjour à toutes et tous!   Retrouvez le programme de la 7e édition du Festival du Film d'Animation de Paris, Croq'Anime, qui aura lieu  du 10 au 14 septembre 2014 au Théâtre de Ménilmontant, 15 rue du retrait, 75020 Paris.    Le programme est en ligne ici:!programme-2014/cdwx   Venez rencontrer des invités de prestige et assister à de nombreuses project...

Second edition of the International Festival of Short Fiction Films from the Islands of the World: Courts des îles

The APICA, an association for the promotion of images, creation, and the arts, based in French Polynesia organizes from March 7th to 15th, 2015 the second edition of the International Festival of Short Fiction Films from the Islands of the World: Courts des îles, in Papeete, Tahiti (French Polynesia).

The perspective of island directors at the heart of the “Courts des îles” Festival

The APICA wishes to highlight island sensitivities from all over the world through their audiovisual and cinematic creations, by gathering them around a unique event: The International Festival of Short Fiction Films from the Islands of the World, Courts des îles.

From Java to Madagascar, from Iceland to New Zealand, from the Bahamas to Guadeloupe, from Hawaii to Tasmania… Courts des îles hopes to be an open window on island cultures, singular of pluralistic, a link between these young creators, directors from the islands of the world who tell us their stories.

Celebrating the islands of the world through a specific form of expression: short fiction films

A space for creation, experimentation, a genuine springboard for young creators, but also a formidable means to develop personal projects, short fiction films are pregnant with promise for film production worldwide, and generate great interest today from the public as well as broadcasters.

The Courts des îles Festival explores the richness, the diversity, and the uniqueness of island authors and directors’ imagination through this specific form of expression, in a different way than documentaries, which are more anchored in the real world.

A place of discovery and sharing around island creativity

A veritable journey around the world of island creativity: from Europe to Asia, from America to Oceania, and through Africa, Courts des îles is also a place of exchange and sharing for festival attendees, who will be able to contrast their experiences, their points of mutual interest, and their differences during workshops, round tables, and conferences organized around the themes of screenwriting, directing, and producing short fiction films.

Beyond the screening of short fiction films from the islands of the world, the Courts des îles Festival will give pride of place to a different island every year through the best short films that are produced there. For this second edition, New Zealand will be the guest of honor of the International Festival of Short Fiction Films from the Islands of the World.

Entering the “Courts des îles” Festival

Only a film whose director was born on an island may be in competition at the Courts des îles Festival. Registrations for the competition can be made on the,,, or website, and by post, until december 31th, 2014, at midnight. Registered films will be shown to a pre-selection committee, who will determine which films are selected. Titles of films entered into the competition will be revealed on February 16th, 2014.

For movies wishing to compete for the ” First movies ” Courts des îles prize, the director of the work must have realized no more than two movies submitted to an international festival of short films of fiction. The works produced within the framework of a school or of a formation can compete to the ” First movies ” Courts des îles prize.

Films in competition will be submitted to a vote by the public, for the length of the Festival, from Mrch 7th to 15th, 2015, and by a jury made up of professionals from the audiovisual sector and the international film industry. Five prizes, representing a total amount of 18,675 Euros (international flights for stranger competitors included), will be awarded:

  • the “Courts des îles” Grand Prix,
  • the “Courts des îles” Best Screenplay Prize,
  • the “Courts des îles” Coup de coeur Prize.
  • the “Courts des îles” First film Prize.
  • the Courts des îles” Audience Award.

The Awards Ceremony, during which the winners are announced, will be held on Marh 14th, 2015.




Depuis 2013, l’association Les Alibis organise le Film Noir Festival, un festival de films ayant pour thème le Film Noir*. Il s’agit du premier et du seul festival en France ayant pour thème ce genre cinématographique.

La première édition du Film Noir Festival qui s’est déroulée du 5 au 8 décembre 2013 à Gisors (27), s’était donné comme objectif d’éclairer le public sur le courant cinématographique qu’est le Film Noir. Durant 4 jours, ce sont plus de 20 films de jeunes réalisateurs, au travers de la compétition de courts métrages soumise au regard du jury des professionnels présidé par Patrick Brion (créateur du « Cinéma de minuit » sur France 3) mais aussi de cinéastes plus confirmés par le biais de larétrospective de longs métrages et de l’avant-première nationale, qui ont été présentés à un large public éclectique et de tout âge. De plus, depuis octobre 2013, le Film Noir Festival s'est associé à la Film Noir Foundation de San Francisco créée et présidée par Eddie Muller, spécialiste mondial du Film Noir et fondateur du festival Noir City à San Francisco, à qui elle a décerné son premier Prix d'honneur en décembre 2013.

Pour sa deuxième édition, qui se tiendra du 27 au 30 novembre 2014 en région parisienne, leFilm Noir Festival poursuivra son éclairage sur le Film Noir en proposant de nouveau une programmation de films inédits ou rares au travers de la rétrospective de longs métrages, des avant-premières en ouverture et en clôture du Festival mais également au travers de lacompétition internationale de courts métrages.

*Pour en savoir plus sur le Film Noir :édition-2014-1/



A hipsters unanswered love makes him run amok in an urban environment. After several failed suicideattempts leaving the city in a total disorder he finally gives up. The community gets to clean up.   

Only Fair

Director: Peter Rautek.



The short film „Only Fair“ travells through the history of mankind. During this journey man has increasingly distanced from nature and lost the sense for what really matters in the end. But fatal actions of the past do not remain unpunished – stress, diseases, addiction, greed, power and fear are hard on our heels. Is it only fair that one little mistake could erase mankind forever from the blue planet? Or is the question rather when we take this final step? Will the world be a better place after creation's crowning glory has vanished?


An interpreter. Totally cold and distant: very professional. Her position? In between: on one side, refugees exposing their suffering, on the other side, doctors, solicitors or psychiatrists, who know how to help them. And she herself can only decode words and relay information, filtering emotions and hiding all about herself. She knows how to swallow, filter and regurgitate. Until the arrival of an African whose charm dramatically arouses her. This meeting is going to stir up all the emotions she had kept hidden and to question her go-between role in the triangular communication. Another universe starts to rise to the surface.

La Fameuse Route...

Director: Adolf El Assal.

in between

Director: somesh bhattacharya, jagori bandyopadhyay.
MAJHKHAANE seeks to explore the myth of Radha in a modern cityscape.The sole charater of the film is a married woman, torn between two relations. It is a story of one evening when her lover leaves her flat and she waits for her husband to come back. The hours in between, she tries desperately to cope with her fragmented reality.


Director: Maria .

Unifest : International University Film Festival

UNIFEST is the most important date for university students in the world. All students can participate in this Festival that is the perfect space for young people to show their school works. Join us! The third edition is coming soon!

Iris Prize Festival

Film premieres, the world’s largest short film prize, industry events, education workshops, parties, talented young filmmakers, a prestigious international jury, and over five hundred regular visitors are just some of the ingredients that make the Iris Prize Festival so special. During four busy days the best of the best in new filmmaking talent can be seen in Cardiff as the city plays host to the gay short film Oscars. Supported by 15 international partner festivals including Los Angeles, Toronto, Hong Kong, Miami, Brazil, Hamburg and Sydney, Iris and her friends transform Cardiff into a unique destination for lovers of film and those seeking to make new friends from all over the world. The £25k international gay and lesbian short film prize is open to any short film which is by, for, about or of interest to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex audiences. Join the fun and become a friend of Iris and remember you don’t have to be a friend of Dorothy to be a friend of Iris!

FANTOCHE International Animation Film Festival

Fantoche is one of the most prominent festival for animation film. With a program containing over 70 events, along with screenings of 220 short and long films from all over the world, the last edition of Fantoche proved to be a great celebration of animated film-making, attracting over 34,000 fans of the genre.
Since its first appearance in 1995, Fantoche offers the best in entertainment for cinema-goers of all ages and brings together visual media from a variety of sectors.

IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival

IN THE PALACE is an International festival dedicated to short films under 45 minutes in length. It is held annualy in the late June in the Black Sea town of Balchik. Established in 2003, the festival had grown from a competitive forum for student films into the largest and most prestigious short film festival in Bulgaria and the region.

Besides the annual film competition programmes, In The Palace is accompanied by several parallel events, special screenings, build-in workshops, trainings and master classes, and includes a film industry market section.

Show Me Shorts

New Zealand’s only Academy Awards® accredited festival. Screening the best short films from New Zealand and around the world in cinemas nationwide every November. Now also accepting music videos from New Zealand. Films must be between 2-20 minutes (1-10 minutes for music videos) and made within the last two years. More info at Entry via


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