Call for Entry
In the year 2017, CMS VATAVARAN is celebrating its 9th edition of the competitive International Film Festival and Forum in New Delhi from November 2-6, 2017.
The 9th edition will focus on Climate Change and Water under the theme “Conservation 4 Water”.
This edition will once again delve into the issues of climate change and water under the theme- Conservation 4 Water. Films showing the inter-connectedness of climate change and water, water struggles in a world dealing with global warming, climate variability, food and health insecurity, desertification, biodiversity loss, and environmental damage can be submitted under this theme.
The theme ‘Conservation 4 Water’ provides full scenario of the struggles and efforts water faces in the contemporary climate change discourse and action. Filmmakers are encouraged to explore this intricate and complex relationship. CMS VATAVARAN will be providing technical reference and support for filmmakers who will endeavour to make films on this theme and also for this edition of CMS VATAVARAN.
Call for entry: Submission is now closed for this edition
There are 13 Award Categories ~ 22 Awards | Award Money: Rs 50,000 – 1,50,000
Early Bird Submission is Free: July 28, 2016 (World Nature Conservation Day)
Final Deadline: March 22, 2017 (World Wetlands Day)
|THEMATIC CATEGORIES (Short and Long Films)||GENERAL AWARD CATEGORIES|
|Conservation 4 water (Festival Theme)||Public Service Announcement (PSA)|
|Environment Conservation||Feature Film|
|Climate Change- Adaptation and Mitigation||Animation|
|Livelihoods||Films for Children|
|Sustainable Technologies||Amateur Film|