In an old western tavern, the fate of a town is about to change when an outsider arrives and doesn’t have the money to pay for a glass of water. This week’s short shot is focused on the short Western Animation A Long Way From Home (2018), a short animation that blends together influences from both Akira Kurosawa and Sergio Leone.
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Douwe Dijkstra was part of our European Competition Jury last edition of Go Short. And next to being an excellent jury member, he is a filmmaker and visual artist as well. His film Green Screen Gringo, selected for the Dutch Competition program in 2017 is a testiment to his artistry and his fascination for green screens in general. Read more…
10 years, 1 week! For the final blogpost before the festival, we had an interview with Kirsten, our festival director and one of the founders of our Go Short International Short Film Festival Nijmegen. We spoke about the early beginning and one of her favorite short films named Brother Of Mine, directed by the Swedish Jens Jonsson.
10 years, 2 weeks! We are getting closer and closer to our festival. Every year at Go Short we have aside from a filmmaker in focus, one or multiple countries in focus as well. Last year our country in focus was Spain and one of these Spanish programmed films called Duck Crossing (2010) is this week’s focus. A documentary or should I say mockumentary about one type of actor in the movies that is often overlooked, the duck!
10 years, 4 weeks! 4 weeks left to our festival and we will celebrate our 10 year jubilee with special blog posts in the next weeks. In this week we will shine a light at one of our standouts of last year, Zara Dwinger. Her short film LIV is the focus of the blogpost this week.
10 years, 5 weeks! 5 weeks left to our festival and we will celebrate our 10 year jubilee with special blog posts in the next weeks. Outside of our competition programs we put every year one or multiple filmmakers in focus. In 2012 our filmmaker in focus was the British Daniel Mulloy. This week we’ll take a look at one of his films: Antonio’s Breakfast.