Inviting all filmmakers to showcase their films with a connection to South Asian culture and identity. In the spirit of “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam – the world is one family”, a select number of foreign films are considered under Beyond South Asia segment.
Language is not a criteria.
SHORT FILMS | DOCUMENTARY | MUSIC VIDEO : Films up to 15 minutes are showcased under competition section. [Films longer than 15 minutes are accepted but showcased under non-competition section].
FEATURETTE FILMS: Films 20 to 40 minutes long are showcased under non-competition section.
FEATURE FILMS : Films 60+ minutes long are showcased under non-competition section.
REGULAR DEADLINE : February 15, 2017
LATE DEADLINE : March 1, 2017
Film must be at least a Canadian premiere. If your film has screened at any other film festival in Canada, been released on DVD, broadcast on television or the internet, or had a ticketed theatrical exhibition anywhere in Canada, it is not eligible.
AWARDS & PRIZES*
Best Short Film [International]
Cash Award Value: 1,000 Canadian Dollar
Best Short Film [Canadian Panorama]
Cash Award Value: 1000 Canadian Dollar
Best Short Film Director
Best Short Film Actor Male
Best Short Film Actor Female
Best Short Film Cinematographer
*Including Documentary & Music Video. Cash award will be shared equally between producer and director.
- Read carefully our requirements, rules & regulations online at IFFSA FilmFreeway Page OR IFFSA Withoutabox Page
- Fill out online entry form and pay required fees at IFFSA FilmFreeway Page OR IFFSA Withoutabox Page
- Upload films or ship films as per instructions given at IFFSA FilmFreeway Page OR IFFSA Withoutabox Page
FILM INQUIRY CONTACT