IMPHAL INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Rules and Regulations
1. Every short film produced between the period (January 2011 till December 2012) and up to 30 minuteslong can register in the Second Imphal International Short Film Festival 2013.2. No work or artist will be either discriminated or favored by their country of origin, language, age, race,education, ideology, or by their economic resources. Every content, every form, every technique will beadmitted with no censorship of any kind.3. For equality of opportunities, whichever the original format (film, analogical video, digital video,animation), all the films will be evaluated in the same standard digital format.4. All non-English foreign films / regional Indian films must have English sub-titles.5. Hindi films should be dubbed in English language for the purpose of screening to general public.6. Film must be submitted on DVD in the AVI/MPEG FORMAT ONLY (Festival Management will not beresponsible if film is not screened due to problem with the DVD).7. Along with the film, three stills of the film and a 60 second promo of the film should be sent for promotionalactivities.8. Late deadline for registration is 31st January, 2013.9. All films which are selected / nominated for the Festival, will be informed by emails & listed on our Website www.imphalfilmfestival.org.10. Each entry will be accompanied by non-refundable fees of 2000/- for Indian category & US $ 100 forInternational category By Cash / Demand Draft / Cheque payable Deposited In Favor of "M/S Lai Infotech"payable at Imphal before 31st January 2013.11. Preview DVD should be labeled with the title, running-time and contact email and phone number.12. Fresh copy of DVD is required of selected film for final screening at the festival.13. Publicity stills - If your film is selected send publicity stills for promotions.14. IISFF 2013 Festival organization has right to use the entries / send / selected / nominated films, DVD andmaterials from the film for Festival promotional purposes.15. The festival authorities will have the right to retain DVD copies of each film as part of our festival library &which can be screened in different cities for media educational & non-commercial purposes, however priorpermission will be sought from the producer of the film.16. The excerpts from any film entered in the festival may be shown on the Indian / international television /local network / internet etc. for promotional / publicity purposes.17. Submitting multiple entries in any categories, however, each entry requires a separate DVD, entry formand entrance fee.