|Entries sought for short-film contest in Brahmaputra Valley fest|
GUWAHATI, June 5 - The organisers of the seventh edition of the Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival (BVFF) has sought entries for its short-film contest category.
“The short-film contest is open for films, the directors of which are from the North East or the films based on a story or a topic related to this region, or if the film stars actor(s) hailing from it. The last date for sending entries is June 30, 2019,” a statement from the organisers said.
The statement further said that all the submissions will be screened thoroughly by the jury and only 15 entries will be chosen for the final round. For the last round, a jury of affiliated members, the best in their respective fields, will review each of the shortlisted films and select the winning entries.
The films will be screened at the 7th BVFF in Guwahati where participants will get an opportunity to interact with filmmakers of national and international repute as well as win prizes over Rs 2 lakh.
The competition is open to all Indian citizens above 21 years of age, and to films produced between October 2018 and June 2019. The maximum length of the film must be 10 minute, including the part giving credit to those involved in its making.