Shalimar Preuss is a French and Canadian filmmaker. Since graduating from Le Fresnoy Studio National des Arts Contemporains in 2006, she has made several shorts including 'Étrange dit l’ange' ('Strange says the Angel'), 'Rendez-vous à Stella-Plage and L’Escale' ('Fade Far Away'). These films were screened internationally and won her several prizes in Oberhausen, Sarajevo, and Glasgow, amongst others. Her first feature, 'Ma Belle Gosse' ('My Blue-Eyed Girl') screened at Rotterdam, Bafici, IndieLisboa, etc. and was awarded Best French Film at Belfort in 2012, before being released theatrically in France.
Talking Shorts is delighted to present you to Glasgow Short Film Festival’s brand-new podcast, available here, on the festival's website and on all major podcast platforms.
In the approach to GSFF 2021 the festival will be releasing eleven episodes. Nine episodes feature conversations between the previous winners of the Bill Douglas Award for International Short Film and a member of that year's jury. Glasgow Short Podcast will also bring you a conversation between the curators and some of the filmmakers of the strand Barbed Wire Love: Artists, Filmmakers and their North of Ireland Troubles, and a summary of the whole festival programme, featuring various members of the festival team and their guest curators.
Seven-year old-Nina cannot be her aunt’s daughter. Nor can she be her father’s lover. In this world threatened by contamination, what then is Nina’s place? 'Strange Says the Angel' won GSFF's Bill Douglas Award for International Short Film in 2018. Listen to director Shalimar Preuss in conversation with Daniel Ebner, Artistic Director of Vienna Shorts and co-Founder of Talking Shorts on the latest episode of Glasgow Short Podcast:
The podcast is produced by Halina Rifai from Glasgow Podcart and A Sonic Hug, with music by Lewis den Hertog.
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