The competition is open to independent film-makers of Odisha and Beyond.. Films will be considered for competition only if they are of a total running time of 5 minutes to 10 minutes.
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Your production may use any video format to capture or create moving images. You can also use photographs and captions to create a visual slideshow. Whichever format you choose, in the end, it should be original, creative and sends out a message.
Your final video should be submitted in MP4, MPEG or MOV formats. Movie should be of 25fps and HD quality.
Entries will be screened and judged by an independent and non-partial panel comprising film makers, artists, writers and educationists.
The top two films (Best Fiction/Non-fiction) selected by the judging panel will be awarded certificates and cash prizes of Rs. 50,000 & Rs. 30,000 respectively & People’s choice award will be of Rs. 20,000. There will be other certificates and cash Prizes for Best Direction, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Child Artist, Best Cameraman, Best Editor, Best Social Message, Special Jury award etc. And all these categories will be awarded with Rs. 10,000.
The selected films by the judging panel will be specially screened to audience at the NEWS7 SHOWCASE FILM FESTIVAL at Glittering Function followed by the Showcase Award Show. The prize ceremony will be conducted on the same day.
Best Film (Fiction) – Rs. 50000/-
Best Film (Non-Fiction) – Rs.30000/-
Best Film (People’s choice) – Rs.20000/-
All other Categories – Rs. 10000/- Each
In case of any controversy on a matter not mentioned in the above regulations, the Organizers will decide and take appropriate action. The Organizers’ word shall be final and mandatory.