Short Film Contest-2016

About the Contest:

North America Telugu Association (NATA) is conducting a Telugu Short Film contest during their "NATA-2016 Dallas convention" to be held in Dallas during Memorial Day weekend-May 27th to 29th 2016. It is a very good opportunity to showcase your films and get noticed. Please see the contest details below and submit your films, if you qualify.

Participant Benefits:

  1. Cash Prize of USD 1000, USD 500 and USD 250 for top 3 movies respectively.
  2. Selected films will be screened and winning films will be awarded by NATA during the 2016 convention in Dallas.
  3. Selected movies will be telecasted in MANA TV. The winning films will be telecasted in both TV5-USA & MANA TV.
  4. Exclusive Interviews in TV5 and MANA TV for the winners and their teams.
  5. Exclusive networking and a Meet & Greet event at the convention, with fellow participants and Judges from Tollywood.

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Last Date For Submission May 15th, 2016

 

Submission process:
  • ·        You can fill out a form and submit your film via the link Short film entry form
  • ·        We will send you an acknowledgement and additional information. Sign and email back the additional forms to shortfilm@nata2016.org

 

Submission rules and policies:

• Entry fee is Fifty USD ($50)

• Submission Deadline is May 15th 2016.

• Film can be made in any language. Any films other than in Telugu language can have optional subtitles in English or Telugu. Alternate silent films, dubbed to Telugu films are also accepted.

• Film length / duration can be of any length. No limitation.

• No restriction on film production date, release date or locations

• Film can be of any regular film genres. Any sexual adult content will be rejected & subject to federal imprisonment.

• A given director/producer/banner combined, can submit any number of movies. No limitations.

• Film can be shot using any camera, even hand held mobile devices. No technical restrictions.

• One of the principle cast or crew member must be of Telugu descend / origin (states, Parents, Ancestors, Language).

Selection process:

A separate committee and a Jury has been setup by NATA for the entire selection process. All entries will be viewed by committee members and short listed movies will be presented to our Judges to select the winners.

For all your questions/queries please contact shortfilm@nata2016.org

Judges
A.Kodanda Rami Reddy
Harish Shanker
Madhura Sridhar
Merlapaka Gandhi
 

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