From an exhilarating year of DN interviews, this selection of 20 favourites epitomises the rich, insightful conversations we had with directors in 2022.
A testament to imagination, DN recommends a plethora of impressive short films from the early-career filmmakers graduating from LFS in 2023.
Animation, Film Festival
With Manchester Animation Festival returning for its 8th edition, we explore the packed programme and pick out our favourite short films.
DN presents a tantalising selection of 10 short films from exciting and up-and-coming filmmakers screening at Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2022.
DN advocates for a selection of ten eye-opening hidden gems from the wealth of feature films screened at London Film Festival 2022.
An eye-opening breadth of impressive experimentation - DN recommends a collection of short films playing London Film Festival 2022.
Films straddling the line between strange dreams and harsh reality characterise a particularly strong Bolton Film Festival line-up.
DN breaks down the impressive offering of British shorts on display at The Shortest Nights 2022 into a list of ten must-watch essentials.
DN dishes out a stacked list of ten distinctively cinematic short films from the London Film School's 2022 graduate showcase.
We've highlighted a selection of 10 standouts from Sheffield Doc/Fest's potent, thought-provoking and confrontational 2022 shorts programme.
Annecy's 2022 short film competition provided a great mix of hybrid, experimental and crowd-pleasing shorts, see which 10 made our list of favourites.
Wild, experimental, funny & never short of imagination DN rounds up 10 favourites from the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen 2022.
Join the talented filmmakers featured on DN by submitting your film now (full submission details here).
Get a weekly round up of DN interviews delivered straight to your inbox.
Subscribe to our weekly newsletter and never miss the latest independent film news
No thanks, I’m not interested!