9th Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival-20 (9)



Deadlines

09 Oct 2020
Call for entries

18 Oct 2020
Early deadline

26 Oct 2020
Standard deadline

03 Nov 2020
Late deadline

24 Nov 2020
Extended deadline

1
mth

25 Nov 2020
Notification date

06 Dec 2020
06 Dec 2020

Address

N-003, Plumeria Garden Estate, Omicron-3,  201308, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh (Delhi NCR), India


Festival description
Short film festival >1' 60'<


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2018
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 60'<
 Languages 
Hindi English
 Subtitles 
English
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English


Entry FEE:

SUBMIT FREE FOR PRE-SELECTION & PAY IF SELECTED.

Festival start: 06 December 2020      Festival end: 06 December 2020

Mumbai- The city of celluloid dreams since past century- is the destination of thousands of budding & professional filmmakers in India & world. The city has nurtured many great filmmakers, technicians & entertained the millions worldwide through cinema. People also fondly called it as Bollywood. In the highly competitive age of cinema ‘Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival’ is the platform for short filmmakers to put their work forward among the league of professional.

MSIFF, a progressive cinema movement started in year 2012 with the consultation of senior industry members to highlight the short cinema. The 2012 inaugural year followed 2013 to 2019 editions witnesses the great participation & enthusiasm from filmmakers & industry professionals from India & abroad. The festival objective is to contribute towards the development of upcoming filmmakers & to create short films culture in India.

The festival aims is to feature great cinema of worldwide filmmakers in a big way & at the same time providing professional networking & introducing current trends of cinema to the participants. The festival also strongly advocates the need of commercial short film industry in India & will raise the issues related to short films in front of various governing bodies of cinema.

9th MSIFF-20 will prove one more step towards achieving excellence & enhancing your skills in cinema & fore sure it will contribute immensely in your growth as filmmaker



Production Awards

Best Short Film
Best Animation
Best Documentary
Best Music Video
Best Director
Special Festival Mention
Honorable Jury Mention
Best Ad Film


Creative Awards

Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Screenplay
Best VFX


Performance Awards

Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress

Music Awards

Best Original Music
Best Background Music

Rules and Regulations:


9th Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival-2020


1. Awards for both professional and students category-

Production Awards

❏ Best Short Film ❏ Best Animation ❏ Best Documentary ❏ Best Music Video ❏ Honorable Jury Mention ❏ Best Director
❏ Special Festival Mention

Creative Awards

❏ Best Cinematography ❏ Best Editing ❏Best Screenplay
❏ Best VFX

Performance Awards

❏ Best Actor ❏ Best Actress

Music Awards

❏ Best Original Music ❏ Best Background Music


Certificate of participation + Miniboxoffic Movies Ratings will be given to all entries. The winners will be honored with certificate and trophy + short film distribution deal.

2. Entry FEE:SUBMIT FREE FOR PRE-SELECTION & PAY IF SELECTED as per follows.

Production Awards

❏ Best Short Film ❏ Best Animation ❏ Best Documentary ❏ Best Music Video ❏ Honorable Jury Mention ❏ Best Director
❏ Special Festival Mention

Entry Fee: For all production awards
Short Film, Documentary, Animation & Music Video:
Students: € 37 | Professional: € 40

Creative Awards

❏ Best Cinematography ❏ Best Editing ❏ Best Screenplay ❏ Best VFX

Entry Fee: For all creative awards

Short Film, Documentary, Animation & Music Video:
Students: € 37 | Professional: € 40

Performance Awards

❏ Best Actor ❏ Best Actress

Entry Fee: For all performance awards

Short Film & Music Video:
Students: € 37 | Professional: € 40

Music Awards

❏ Best Original Music ❏ Best Background Music

Entry Fee: For all Music Awards

Short Film, Documentary, Animation & Music Video:
Students: € 37 | Professional: € 40


Late Entry Fee: Rs.500 or €10 in addition to regular entry fee.

Entry Fee can be paid electronically in the following account:

Account Name: Miniboxoffice
A/C No: 19620210002643
IFSC Code: UCBA0001962
Swift Code: UCBAINBB242
Bank: UCO Bank
Branch: B-7/2, Site-IV, Greater Noida-201306

OR

The DD shall be issue in the favor of “Miniboxoffice” payable at Noida or Delhi.

International participants can pay the fee via PayPal (PayPal Id: info@miniboxoffice.com)

3. Film must be subtitled in English if language is other than English and Hindi.

4. Year of production & accepted movie duration:

Year of production: Jan-2018 onwards
Short Film, animation and documentaries: up-to 60min
Music Video: up-to 08 min

5. Films participated in MSIFF-2012 to 2019 are not eligible for participation in 2020.

6. The decision of the Jury will be final and can’t be challenged.

7. MSIFF-20 stages/process:

• Entry submission as per rules & regulations.
• Notification of shortlisted regular entries by the festival office on 20 Nov 2020 & shortlisted late entries notification on 25 Nov 2020.
• Delegate registration to attend MSIFF-20 at Mumbai. All filmmakers must have registered as delegate to attend the festival. Hospitality charges are applicable for filmmakers & attendees, which include lunch, tea/coffee with cookies & master classes.
• Festival movies screening & workshops followed by award ceremony in Mumbai on 06 Dec 2020.

8. Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival-20 does not take any type financial commitment for the expense incurred on the correspondence by the participant. All Travel, Lodging & Boarding and other miscellaneous expenses will have to be borne by the participant himself for attending the festival. No request for the same will be entertained.

9. The delivery of certificates/trophy/award to those who will be unable to attend the festival are free of charge within India, but actual postal charges are applicable for International delivery (outside India) which may have to be paid by filmmakers.

10. Once the film submitted can’t be withdrawn in any circumstances, however festival director reserve the rights to disqualify any film on certain grounds.

11. By submitting movie to Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival, filmmaker/producer takes the whole responsibility of copyright issues of music, script and other creative and technical aspects of film.

12. Filmmakers are requested to submit the following through email at info.mumbai@miniboxoffice.com.
• Synopsis of the movie.
• Crew & Cast List.
• Biography & Filmography of Film director.
• Photograph of Director.
• Still and Posters of film in JPEG format.

13. Movie Submission via Festhome



  

 
  

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