Barnabás Tóth’s Hungarian comedy Chuchotage reaches the Oscar shortlist for Best Live Action Film

The only comedy in the Oscar shortlist this year, Chuchotage shares the story of two Hungarian interpreters whose quest for love enlightens their otherwise dull day. The Oscar and Golden Globe winning film company Lakoon Filmgroup created this magical film which has won over twenty awards and stars Andrea Osvárt. During a professional conference in Prague, two simultaneous interpreters in the…

Wale: Breath-taking short thriller with strong performances

  Remember that feeling when you were young where you were ready to grow up and discover the world? Well, it didn’t take long for us to realize that it wouldn’t be as easy as we thought. Some of us might have succeeded in it while some of us are still trying, just like Wale…

On Hold: What if life was a musical we all wanted to escape from?

Sometimes there are days at work when you feel miserable, exhausted, ready to just quit your job and do what your heart really desires. When one of your colleagues asks how you are doing, you lie straight to their faces and say “I’m doing fine, thanks”, when the only thing you want to say is…

Jonatan Etzler’s Student Academy Award winning film “Get Ready With Me” tackles the dark side of our social media obsession

Producer Johan Lundström and Director Jonatan Etzler’s live-action short film Get Ready With Me is an unpredictable thriller that combines grim satire with the topical issues of teen angst, social media, and fame. This important film stars Swedish Academy Award winner Shanti Roney and newcomer Miriam Benthe.  Aspiring youtuber Vendela decides to get up in front of her high school class and show…

Marianne Farley’s heartfelt live-action short Marguerite sweeps the boards at international film festivals

Winner of the Oscar Qualifying Best Live Action Short Award at Rhode Island International Film Festival Marianne Farley’s heartfelt film Marguerite shares a long forgotten love story and stars Béatrice Picard (Les Jeunes Loups), alongside Sandrine Bisson (1991). This wonderful film has won over twenty prestigious film awards, including Audience Award for Best Short Film at Perlen Film…