berLinand its sHorts
The Berlinale always means a new start. The ﬁrst A-list festival of the year, it’s like a beacon for the ﬁlm industry: whether you like it or not, Berlin always dictates trends. Taking place in Europe’s arguably coolest city and offering an unusual and often controversial short ﬁlm competition programme, the home of the Golden Bear is a must-visit for everyone who is into film: professionals and enthusiasts alike. Turn the page to read about the Berlinale Shorts selection and other cool Berlinale stuff! Maike Mia Höhne on Berlinale Shorts 2014, page 6 DOs and DON’Ts in Berlin, page 9 “All you need is one yes” - an interview with Ritesh Batra, page 10 Mapping your Mind, page 13 Berlinale Talents: fostering ﬁlm careers, page 29 The Talents speak, page 32 WOSH by Daazo.com 5
World of Shorts (WOSH), the magazine published by Daazo.