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Shortcutz Amsterdam04 January 2013, by IamExpat Spotter
After Barcelona, Berlin, Dublin, Faro, Lisbon, London, Madrid and Oporto, Shortcutz - the international short film event - finally arrives to Amsterdam on January 9, 2013.
The trendy Shortcutz movement has been taking short films to the heart of cities all around the world, every week of the year!
About Shortcutz Amsterdam
Shortcutz Amsterdam presents both professional and beginner filmmakers, and promotes their work in the Netherlands and all over the world through the vast Shortcutz Network.
Each week, two films compete to become the "short film of the month," while a third “guest” short film is screened too.
This unique worldwide non-profit event stimulates interaction between filmmakers and movie lovers! The directors or producers will always be there to talk about their film and answer Q&As.
For movie lovers
Shortcutz Amsterdam will be taking place every Wednesday from 8-10pm, at Canvas op 7e.
You will have the chance to:
› meet established and upcoming filmmakers, directors & producers
› enjoy some the best short films of the last year
› socialise with other movie enthusiasts
Note that attending is Free (no entrance fee).
If your short film is:
› less than 15 minutes in length
› less than one year old
› related to the Netherlands
you can send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that submitting your work is FREE (no submission fees).
The best short film of the year will tour the entire network and the director will be awarded with 5.000 euros for his / her future productions.
The Shortcutz Amsterdam Yearly Winner and a selection of monthly winners will be screened at EYE.
Shortcutz Amsterdam ambassador is Waldemar Torenstra and the jury team is composed by relevant people from all kinds of backgrounds:
› Waldemar Torenstra (Actor)
› Rene Wolf (EYE)
› George Sluizer (Director, producer & screenwriter)
› Vincent van Omen (Actor)
› Laser 3.14 (Street Artist)
› Alexander Temple (Brilliant after Breakfast)
› Marko van Kampen (EU1)
› Jeroen Koolbergen (Cadenza Films)
› Harmen Jalvingh (Bonanza Films)
› Jans Possel (Mediamatic Bank)
› Shortcutz Facebook page
› Launching Shortcutz Amsterdam