Most recently, Al Morsy was a jury member of the Arab Cinema Horizons Competition held within the 39 th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) and the Made In Egypt competition at the Shnit Worldwide Short film festival
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 18 October 2017: The 5th edition of Shnit Worldwide Short Film Festival
kicks off at Zawya in Cairo from October 18-22.
Bridging the wide gap between Toronto's manic film-festival season from April through to June and the beginning of the Toronto International Film Festival in September, this year's Worldwide Short Film Festival
(WSFF) proved that it is one of the best.
It has also been screened at the Worldwide Short Film Festival
in Toronto, Canada and at the Oberhausen International Short Film Festival where the likes of Martin Scorsese were screening their short films.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 30 September 2017: The Shnit Worldwide Short film Festival
will be kicking off this year, running from October 18 to 29.
TORONTO The 14th Worldwide Short Film Festival
, which runs June 10-15, will deliver 60 North American preems and shine the spotlight on Japanese animation, Thai mini-cine and emerging talent from Argentina.
ANIMATION DOMINATED THIS YEAR'S Worldwide Short Film Festival
(held in Toronto), which kicked off with Destino, an unfinished Salvador Dali/Walt Disney collaboration from 1946.
Canadian Film Centre's Worldwide Short Film Festival
This film won over the more hyped Dale Heslip's The Truth about Head, which had already won awards at this year's Worldwide Short Film Festival
and the Critics' Week at Cannes.
Jonathan Hayes, the director of the sad-yet-funny film The School, which won the Audience Choice Award at the Worldwide Short Film Festival
, knows what benefits come from getting a grant associated with a network.
THE ADS FOR the Worldwide Short Film Festival
(WSFF) claimed, "Long Is Bad, Short Is Good," and yet there was no evident animosity against the longer-form films at this festival.
And finally, we offer reviews of current Canadian cinema and festival wraps from Hot Docs: the Canadian International Documentary Festival, the Yorkton Short Film and Video Festival, the Canadian Film Centre's Worldwide Short Film Festival
, and a report from the Cannes Film Festival by Toronto Star film critic Peter Howell.