Call for entry: Aurora

Call for entry: Aurora

(19/04/08) – Aurora, a multi-media event in Norwich, UK, is accepting submissions until 27 June. The organisers say the festival "focuses on the manipulated moving image. It fuses artist retrospectives and thematic film programmes with discussion events,... »
Festival report: 58th Berlin International Film Festival (7-17 February)

Festival report: 58th Berlin International Film Festival (7-17 February)

It doesn’t happen often that The Hollywood Reporter trades in its usual slangy reverence for the hand that feeds it, but during the 58th Berlin International Film Festival it accused the aging festival of playing it safe especially when it comes to the competition and the art-house minded Forum sidebar ("…a section for poseurs.") Ouch. Thessa Mooij was in Berlin to see whether the festival, like its neighbouring competitor Rotterdam, has indeed been coasting for too long.

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