The Russian Centre of Science and Culture jointly with the Citizen Film Forum is calling for entries for BRICS Youth Short Films Festival “Film Dialogue – 2012” in New Delhi from 13 to 16 March, 2012. The objective of the festival is to encourage young and emerging film-makers from the five BRICS countries viz. Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.
The films can be either fiction or documentary. Last date for the submission of films is February 25, 2012.
There is no entry fee for submitting films and each film-maker can submit upto two films. The maximum duration of each film can be 15 minutes, including titles. Films should have been made during the past three years, i.e.in 2009, 2010 or 2011. The film-maker i.e. the Director/ Producer should be in the age-group of below 30 years as on December 31, 2011. Films in languages, other than English, should have sub-titles in English.
The festival will be held at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture (RCSC) at 24, Ferozeshah Road, New Delhi . International Jury will decide the award-winning films under the categories of Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor-Male, Best Actor-Female, Best Cameraman and Best Script-Writer. Besides, Viewers’’ Choice Award will be given to one film selected each day purely on the basis of voting by the audience.
For more information, contact:
FOR INDIAN FILMS:
1. Mr. V.S. Mehta, Honorary Secretary, Citizens Film Forum, c/o Mr. R.K.Paul, Advisor – CFF ,
E-22, Preet Vihar, New Delhi -110092; M: 9818811329, 9711372722;
2. Mr. S.S. Sharma, Advisor (CFF); 70, Sector 9, Pocket 1, Dwarka, New Delhi-110075, M: 9968070197; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
FOR FILMS FROM RUSSIA, CHINA, SOUTH AFRICA AND BRAZIL:
1. Ms. Yelena Shtapkina, Deputy Director, Russian Centre of Science and Culture, 24 Ferozeshah Road, 110001; Email: email@example.com