Short Fiction & Documentary (under 30 mins)

For the Alpavirama 2014 competition section short fiction and documentary films, not-less-than 3 minutes and not-more-than 30 minutes long, will be eligible to participate. The film(s) should have been produced on or after 1st July, 2012 and should have been directed by a young person (under 30 years, at the time of making his/her film), who is a citizen of and ordinarily resident in any of the SAARC countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka).The subject matter of the film should also broadly deal with South Asia, its people and their lives.

Last date for submitting the completed entry form, along with the preview material (DVDs, online/web download links, etc.) is 14th July, 2014 (Monday).

Selected Films
Each film selected for the competition will be screened at least once during the festival. The competition Jury would comprise of eminent individuals selected from the fields of cinema, arts, culture and academics, from India/South Asia.

Awards (Golden Commas) will carry a cash component as well as a trophy. All films selected for competition will get a Certificate of Participation.

Download : Entry Form   |   Poster