Important Dates

  • May 1, 2017

    Opening Date for Entries
  • SEPTEMBER 1, 2017

    Closing Date for Entries
  • SEPTEMBER 25, 2017

    Selection Date
  • OCTOBER 3 – 5, 2017

    International Environmental Film Festival
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Film Categories

The following categories have been selected for the first edition of the Film Festival

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FICTION

Feature Fiction (50 minutes and above)
Short Fiction (Under 50 minutes)

Categories_Documentary

DOCUMENTARY

Feature Documentary (40 minutes and above)
Short Documentary (Under 40 minutes)

Categories_Animation

ANIMATION

Feature Animation (40 minutes and above)
Short Animation (Under 40 minutes)

Awards

Following will be awarded in each category or across all film categories

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BEST FILM(In each category)*

Trophy, certificates to the director & producer

Director's Chair

Special Jury Award(Across all categories)*

Most Enlightened Film Maker

Trophy, certificate to the director

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Special Jury Award(Across all categories)*

Film of the Year

Trophy, certificate to the director

*Entering a film in the festival makes it eligible
for Special Jury Awards

Entry

Film-makers from all over the world are invited to submit their films completed within the last 24 months – between August 2015 and August 2017.

  • Entries open May 1, 2017
  • Entries close September 10, 2017, 5pm IST
  • No entry fees

ONLINE SUBMISSION

Enter via Offline Submission

Please send your DVD in DCP, MP4 or Blu-ray format along with a printed copy of a completed submission form to the Samsara Festival office.

Address

RoundGlass Samsara
KEJ, 1104, 13th Cross,
Indiranagar 2nd Stage,
Bengaluru – 560038
India

Tracking numbers can be sent to the festival office at
samsarafestival@round.glass
Offline entries will be taken into consideration upon receipt of hard copies of films

Contact

All correspondence, publicity materials, CDs/DVDs and screening materials should be addressed to:

RoundGlass Samsara

KEJ, 1104, 13th Cross,
Indiranagar 2nd Stage,
Bengaluru – 560038
India