JURY & AWARDS

6 core thematic areas have been made. 3 different Preliminary juries will evaluate all the films under their prescribed thematic areas. Each preliminary jury will short-list a maximum of TEN films of their theme. The juries will function as under

It will comprise of 5 members each and will select 10 films from each theme. Films will be selected under professional supervision, which comply with the yardstick of complete relevance and accuracy regarding every theme and the given criteria.

Will comprise of 5 to 7 members from Media Academia / Industry including Fiction, Non-fiction, Animation, Broadcast Industry, Literature and Arts. The Grand Jury will select 3 films out of 10 short-listed films for each theme submitted by the Preliminary Jury. Hence the 18 chosen finalist films will compete for the top positions. The jury can also decide to award a special mention to any outstanding works from the program.

HONOURS & AWARDS

FILM AWARDS
  • Best Film in each Category
    (6 Awards)
  • Best Mobile Film in each Category
    (6 Awards)
  • Best (Special) Film in each Category
    (6 Awards)
JURY’S APPRECIATION AWARDS
  • Youngest Film Maker.
SKILL SET AWARDS
  • Best Cinematography
    (2 Awards: Documentary / Fiction)
  • Best Editing
    (2 Awards: Documentary / Fiction)
  • Best Screenplay
    (Fiction)
  • Best Research
    (Documentary)
SCHOLARSHIPS
High Achievers of the Competition will be awarded scholarships for advance studies in the top rated Film Schools of the World.