Gah! Why can’t I have 5 films ex equo in the first place? Same for second and third? Goodness, I just KNOW how much work went into each and every one of them. And so many don’t make the cut just because … well, because of what? the new one, the shining one, the one I haven’t watched yet? It seems terribly unfair … and it is, it truly, truly is. Dear filmmakers – do not take ANY rankings personally. We are but human and have to pick and weed. And – as in nature – what gets weeded might just be the prodigy for healing everyone’s soul. So keep on handing in your films to festivals. It WILL get picked one day – because it must.
Aktuell aus dem Presse-Preview: NASHORN IM GALOPP heisst der bei der ALPINALE 2014 vorgestellte 15minüter von Regisseur Erik Schmitt (laut Abspann betrachtet er sich als ein Teil von “Kamerapferd“). Der Kurzfilm entwickelt gekonnt aus simplem […]
Rain! This means there won’t be open air cinema tonight … yet the orange carpet is ready for one of Austria’s international short film festivals … we have already previewed one of the entries here, […]
BOYS is a 15 minute Swedish short directed by Isabella Carbonell and written by her and Babak Najafi. Young Markus (brilliant: Sebastian Hiort af Ornäs) is in an institution for young sex offenders – his […]