ASIA’S BIGGEST GREEN FILM FESTIVAL OPENS CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR ITS 10TH EDITION
The 10th CMS VATAVARAN will be organized on the theme ‘’Celebrating Himalayas.’’
CMS VATAVARAN announces its call for entries for the 10th CMS VATAVARAN Environment & Wildlife International Film Festival and Forum to be held in New Delhi in November 2019. The bi-annual film festival and forum addresses contemporary environment and wildlife issues through the medium of films, forums, workshops, field visits, food festival, nature bazaar, etc.
Environment and wildlife filmmakers, amateurs, animators, student filmmakers are invited to submit films in 9 different categories in both Indian and International sections. Filmmakers can submit entries in these categories-
|THEMATIC CATEGORIES||GENERAL AWARD CATEGORIES|
|Celebrating Himalayas (Festival Theme)||Public Service Announcement (PSA)|
|Wildlife Conservation||Amateur & Youth Films|
|Climate Change- Adaptation and Mitigation||School Student Film|
|Livelihoods & Sustainable Technologies|
The 10th edition will investigate into the impact of over exploitation of natural resources and the rapidly changing climate of the fragile and sensitive ecological region of Himalayas. Films exploring the spirit and serenity of this majestic region to remind of its important role in our planet’s ecology can be submitted under the theme of ‘Celebrating Himalayas.’
CMS VATAVARAN has also introduced the School Student, Amateur & Youth Film category to encourage young and budding filmmakers from schools and colleges to produce films on contemporary environment and wildlife issues.
Films entered will compete in the above mentioned categories, out of which 20 awards in Indian & International section will be selected. All the films will be evaluated on the basis of their ability to communicate the theme through compelling storytelling.
|AWARDS & CATEGORIES||SUBMISSION|