15th October, 2018
Finally! Directors Notes is now open for submissions. Send us your films (short or feature length) and we vow to get back to you within 7-days.
Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action, News
14th March, 2018
Wrapping up its 13th edition the Mobile Film Festival illustrates that even the shortest of short films can be poetic, aesthetic and impactful.
30th January, 2018
The deadline for London Film Academy's Pioneers Award is soon! DN spoke with LFA's co-founder Anna MacDonald about their scholarship for female filmmakers.
25th July, 2016
To celebrate our 10-year Anniversary we've redesigned the Directors Notes site - check out the changes in this post
26th June, 2015
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12th August, 2014
"The book is extensive and thoughtful in covering all the areas of thinking, planning and action required when considering content in the contemporary
9th December, 2013
When people within my new field of Academia ask about my background I tell them I’m a screenwriter and producer, festival director and programmer, critic,
Film Festival, News
15th November, 2013
Calling all British filmmakers: the Lichtspielklub short film festival in Berlin is once again calling for the most exciting, funniest, strangest and
12th June, 2013
It’s not often we’ll dedicate a whole post on DN to a new piece of technology – but then again it’s not often its promotional campaign will feature
2nd May, 2013
We know that some of you have been with us since our earliest days, for which we're eternally grateful, but over the past 7 years you've all remained a
10th April, 2013
When I featured Jesper Eriksson’s dark short Between Beasts on the site last week, I thought the film might amass a fair bit of interest surrounding
21st January, 2013
With January 2013 marking 6 years and 7 months since Directors Notes first started sharing insights into the world of independent film, we decided to take a
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