Shelley Page’s treasures

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‘Shelley Page’s eye candy’ is a selection of the latest animations, which are still undisclosed because they’ve recently been finished by students from the most prestigious schools, or creative production studios. Shelley Page… Continue reading

What I Know – Laurence Boyce (Film Journalist)

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Photo: Kulla Laas The shape of film journalism is changing. Print outlets are culling their arts staff and online writing is expanding, while opportunities to make money slip between the cracks. “There’s no… Continue reading

Opening Night at Encounter Short Film and Animation Festival

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On the opening night of Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival we caught up with some of the guests to get their thoughts on this years programme. We spoke with Encounters’ animation programmer… Continue reading

Encounters at Encounters

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We took to the streets around the Harbourside here at Encounters 2013 to see who was kickin’ around the festival grounds and what they were most looking forward to this year! Oliver. Student.… Continue reading

Some filmmakers spotted

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Up Close with Filmmaker Jamie Stone

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Today up and coming filmmaker Jamie Stone is at the festival. Catch the interview later! -Anne Oswald

IdeasTap Arrives at Encounters 2013

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Laura McFarlane and Will Davies from IdeasTap have arrived at The Festival from London. This morning they spoke with the Encounters Film Journalism Workshop participants about IdeasTap itself, the creative person’s career pathway,… Continue reading

We proudly present – the first printed issue of Inside Encounters is out!

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Be ready to grab your issue of Inside Encounters from the venues of the festival. There are some insights of the South West Showcase, INT 1: Burning Bridges, ANI 1: Power to the… Continue reading

Young British talents in sight!

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What happens when you mix Kafka, Thatcher and a mass murderer? A great short film. The Mass of Men, winner of 16 awards, was directed by Gabriel Gauchet from NFTS, and is a… Continue reading

Pictures from the opening night

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