The 63rd Annual National Film Awards is accepting entries in the categories such as feature films, non-feature films and best writing on cinema. The National Film awards are administrated by the Indian Government’s Directorate of Film Festivals located in Delhi, which is also the organizer of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) and the Indian Panorama.
The awards for the winners are distributed by the Hon’ble President of India in the sections such as Best Producer, Best Director, Best Debut Film of a Director, Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment, Best Feature Film on National Integration, Best Film on Social Issues, Best Film on Environment Conservation/Preservation and Best Children’s Film, which all carries cash prizes above Rs. 1 Lakh each.
The completely filled applications must reach Directorate of Film Festivals office on or before 13th January, 2016.
- Only Indian Made Films are Eligible for the entry of 63rd International Film Festival.
- The Film should have been certified by the Central Board Of Film Certification between1st January 2015 and 31st December 2015 are eligible to apply.
- The Producer/ Copyright holder is entitled to apply the film entry. The committee accepts maximum seven entries from individuals, Producers, Production Units, Govt. organizations and Companies.
- Format of acceptance: Films certified in 35 mm wider gauge (Celluloid) should be submitted only in the same format. The films made in digital format must submit either in 35 mm / or in DCP/ BluRay (region free PAL) or Dv Cam along with two DVD copies.
- All The submitting films must have English subtitles along with the orginal sound track.
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Feature Film Category: Rs. 5,000/- remitted through Demand Draft.
Non-feature Films: Rs. 2,000/- remitted through Demand Draft.
The demand drafts of 63rd International Film Festival entry fees are to be drawn in favour of PAO (MS), Ministry of I & B” payable at the State Bank of India, New Delhi.
63rd National Film Awards
Directorate of Film Festivals, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
Siri Fort Auditorium Complex,
August Kranti Marg, New Delhi-110049
Contact No.: 011-26499378 Tele/fax: 011-26497214
For more details, check the officail website: www.dff.nic.in