The shortlisted films are:
Ayesh by Farzana Tipurita, UK
Raju by Max Zarhle, Germany
Khaleel Khan ke Faakhtey (Dirty Doves) by Rizwan Siddiqui, India
Maya by Naina Panemanglor, UK
Shor (Noise) by Neeraj Ghaywan, India
Unravel by Meghna Gupta, UK
Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival is an annual festival promoting international short and animated films. The 18th edition of the festival will be held from 18th – 23rd September, 2012.