COSFF 2013

COSFF 2013 Poster (2)

Feel the Magic of Cinema – Immerse in Another Reality. Cinéaste One Student Film Festival (COSFF) 2013 will be taking place at Alliance Française de Karachi on Saturday, 6th April 2013 from 6:30pm onwards.

This is the second edition of the festival. Keeping with objective to support emerging filmmakers, Alliance Française de Karachi have expanded to include best short-form work across leading film schools of Karachi. A photography exhibition and an indie rock performance open to some totally awesome short films by crème de la crème of upcoming talent. Entrance is free and the time is to party.

COSFF  is  proud  to  partner  with  SAAMPT,  IQRA,  SZABIST,  IVS  and  Cinema Workshops  at  Alliance  Française  in  pursuing  our  common  endeavor  to  further  film  education  and  augment  a  film  culture  that  values  creativity  as  an  essential  aspect  of  the  cinema  experience.

PROGRAM :

  • 6.30 pm : Live music
    Nida Aslam (vocals)
    Mustafa Asad (guitar, backing vocals)
    Farabi Hassan (guitar, backing vocals)
    Naresh Chouhan (tabla, dholak)
  • 7.00 pm : Student Film FestivalShort-films by students fromAfK’s Cinéma 101 Workshop
    SAAMPT
    IQRA University
    SZABIST University
    Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture
  • 9.00 pm : Award ceremony

A collection of 13 short films by 9 filmmakers, ranging from 3 to 20 minutes, were shown to a limited, but packed audience, including a jury that included, Jean-Francois Chenin; Director Alliance Francaise Karachi, John-Armand Bazard;  Alumni Cinema 101 their Director Education, Rahmatullah Khan who runs their Photography program and Dawn.com and Images on Sunday’s resident film critic Mohammad Kamran Jawaid.

Click Here to see pictures from the event

COSFF 2013 Award Winner

Film: KurracheeKurrachee

Featured Films

Film: 7A7A
A passage in perdition.
Urooj Fatima

FILM: 9th AUGUST
9th August

Once a year it awakens on the day of death.
Ateeq


Film: CITY OF LIGHTS (currently unavailable online)City of Lights
Story of survivors.
Nida Aslam

Film: EXISTENTExistent
Yellow brick lane to be …
Sara Jamil

Film: FACADE (currently unavailable online)FacadeA mock act.
Sara Jamil

Film: FEINT
Feint The crucible of society …
Nida Aslam


Film: MASTERPIECE (currently unavailable online)Masterpiece
It’s not a fake but it’s not real either.
Zeeshan Contractor

Film: TIT FOR TAT
Tit for TatA little too much.
Khizar Qazi

The PASSENGERThe PASSENGERDevil in the rickshaw.
Salman Khan

Film: TRANCE
TranceMusic is in control of your mind.
Zeeshan Contractor


Film: TRAP (Unavailable Online)Trap
The only way out lies within
Urooj Fatima

Film: UNTIL THE LAST MOMENT (Currently Unavailable Online)UNTIL THE LAST MOMENT
A man contemplates suicide after getting hurt.
Ali Bilal

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