In the first of a series of interviews with film-makers from last year’s Edinburgh Short Film Festival. we talked to US artist and film-maker, Damon Mohl about his short film ‘The Expedition’, an animated film that traces a surreal journey into the wilderness with explorers facing their fears, whilst traversing a frozen tundra, partly filmed in East Lothian during the 2015 ESFF and in locations all over Boulder County and in the Indian Peaks, the amazing cinematography […]
The Brooklyn-based acting and casting magazine Backstage are coming to the Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2018!
Backstage are the only worldwide print and online casting resource, Backstage reaches thousands of highly trained, experienced, and specialized performers,
We’re excited to be hosting our new partners, Backstage at this year’s festival and we’re also very pleased to be able to offer free casting services and exclusive access to our website to our film-makers via the link:
The code for our […]
Our writer pals at Shore Scripts regularly offer some of the best film-related prizes around and this year they are putting up awards of between $9,000 – $15,000 in production funding and equipment hire for the winning screenplay of their latest Short Film Fund competition!
The prize money will be aimed at turning the winning script into a completed short film and we’d be delighted to screen the winning film at next year’s ESFF!
We’re also delighted […]
February is for lovers, but we’d like to spread the lovin’ feeling to film-makers as well, so we’re offering a special submissions discount code valid only from Friday 23rd February to Sunday 25th!
The code offers a 20% discount for entries to the 2018 ESFF :
using the 20% discount code:weheartfilms
The code will only become active on Friday Feb 23rd – valid till Sunday night Feb 25th
We were very honoured to be interviewed recently by Festival Formula whose relatively new ‘Insight’ film blog provides new angles on film, the film industry and festivals!
FESTIVAL FORMULA TALKS TO THE ESFF
We’re excited to announce a new partnership with SFilmmaker, a China-based film festival agency based at Shao Studio in Beijing!
Run by Joanna and her energetic team. SFilmmaker is dedicated to forming connections between film-makers globally.
We’re looking forward to working with them and to watching some excellent Chinese shorts this year!
We’re very excited to be working closely with DC Shorts, one of the USA’s biggest short film festivals. With over 170 short films screened annually at events across Washington DC and voted ‘The Coolest Short Film Festival’ by Moviemaker magazine.
As part of our ongoing partnership, we’re delighted to be able to offer a 20% discount on submissions for ESFF film-makers submitting a film to this year’s Edinburgh Short Film Festival!
Entrants to the 2018 ESFF will receive […]
We’re delighted to have been asked to curate a short film strand on the Short Film Show, broadcast on Sky channel 212 or Freesat channel 161
at 10pm on Mondays!
We’re currently looking through our archives for films to put together a programme strand for the channel and we’ll announce the selected films shortly.
The Short Film Channel is a TV Programme for short filmmakers around the world to distribute their work. Its a short film festival on Television
We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be working with a new partner festival for 2018, Firenze FilmCorti in Florence!
Firenze FilmCorti are holding their 5th edition in Florence from June 14-June 16 2018 and where better to have a short film festival?
We’re looking forward to working on a programme exchange and hopefully meeting the Festival Director, Marino Demata and his hard working team later this year!
We’ll reveal more details about how we’ll work together in the […]