Published on Oct 20, 2012
ADDA a socio-cultural organisation dedicated to film & performing art invites entries from filmmakers for participation in the "9th ADDA Short Film Festival 2012" to be held on December 8th and 9th; 2012 in Guwahati, the gateway of Northeast India. An organization comprising a number of youths with an objective to promote good cinema, in the true sense of the term. Films based on fiction and animation with maximum 15 minutes of duration and non-fiction with maximum duration of 30 minutes would only be accepted.
The Festival will be held on three sections i.e. Invited, Screening and competition section.
Notes on Entering your Film ::
Deadline : The last date for submission of entries is 27th November 2012.
Submissions of films : Films, which were made after 20th October 2011, could be submitted. The works have to be submitted in DVD format (Two DVD copies). The previewed copy will not be returned and shall be preserved in ADDA's Archive. On the submitted copies the name of the Producer, Director and the title of the film have to be indicated with other details.
For participants from outside India or North East India can submit their films in soft copy to this mail firstname.lastname@example.org .or youtube link.Format required High resolution .mp4.
Entry Form : Please use one entry form per film.One filmmaker can send more than one film.
Subtitles : If the film is not originally in Assamese then it must have English subtitles on the copy that is used for screening.
Additional documentation :
• 30 words (minimum) synopsis/summary which may be used in the official catalogue, plus any printed production notes and other festival screening,awards (if any).
• Director's Bio-filmography
• Credits list
• Please send a portrait of the director and in minimum two stills of the film, which are suitable for printing. That means: - photos data with 300 dpi with a size of at least 8 x 10 cm.
• All additional documentation should be sent in a data CD format or by e-mail.
Acknowledgement : The entries will be pre-evaluated and short listed before screening by our distinguished panel of filmmakers, whose decision would be final and binding. If you do not receive a response by December 4th, 2012 we regret that it is an indication of your film's disqualification. We are very sorry that it is not possible on our part to respond personally to every submission.
Fee : There is a non-refundable entry fee of Rs.300/- for Screening Section for and Rs. 500/- for Competition Section for each entry. The entry form/application will be considered only on receipt of above fee by cash or Demand Draft or Cheque(A/C pay) or money transfer in favour of Adda (A/C -- 30248699365) payable at Guwahati(SBI Gitanagar, Ghy).
Best Short Film
Best Documentary Film
Best Animation Film
Best Film from North East India
Jury's Special Mention
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