FILM SUBMISSIONS CLOSED FOR 2017 EDITION

Film Submission


All Lights India International Film festival (ALIIFF), the flagship event of Indywood Film Carnival, announces its 3rd edition. The event will return again to Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad and will be scheduled from from 01 st December (Friday) to 04 th December 2017 (Monday)

The second edition of Indywood Film Carnival turned out to be a massive success and received an overwhelming response with participation of over 2700 national and international delegates from 73 countries.

ALIIFF is a unique platform for global film industry to portray excellence in film making. With an aim to inspire, nurture and integrate, our film festival brings together the different aspects of the Indian Cinema industry facilitating congregation of people and nations. For us 'Cinema is Knowledge' and we love films,irrespective of its origin and content.

ALIIFF intends to:

  • To provide a unique platform for global films that will enable each territory to excel with mutual support and expertise.
  • To initiate new generation Exhibition Centers in India.
  • To cultivate and foster world class film markets in India.
  • To provide a platform for budding artists/film makers and students to showcase and develop their talents.
  • To impart training opportunities for the future generation by making them aware of the vast scope of the film industry.

COMPETITION SECTION

Features with the minimum duration of 60 minutes and above are eligible to compete in this category.

Earlybird Deadline - $30

Regular Deadline - $40

Late Deadline - $50

This competition is intended for Films by Debut Directors. The minimum duration of the film must be 60 minutes and above.

Earlybird Deadline - $30

Regular Deadline - $40

Late Deadline - $50

This category highlights and showcases the best feature films that are made in Indian Languages. All shortlisted films will be screened in Indywood Panorama section of ALIIFF 2017.

Earlybird Deadline - $30

Regular Deadline - $40

Late Deadline - $50

This category is aimed to promote talented and creative works of filmmakers. Only Short movies below 30 minutes will be eligible to enter this category.

Earlybird Deadline - $20

Regular Deadline - $30

Late Deadline - $40

Only films directed or produced by Film Students are eligible to compete in this category. The duration of the short films should not exceed maximum 30 minutes.

Earlybird Deadline - $10

Regular Deadline - $10

Late Deadline - $10

This category shall accept works other than fiction. The duration of the documentary must be less than 60 minutes.

Earlybird Deadline - $20

Regular Deadline - $30

Late Deadline - $40

OUT OF COMPETITION SECTION

This category shall feature films / short films which focus on our children or young generation. Feature films competing for this section should be of a maximum duration of 60 minutes and short films must not exceed 30 minutes..

Earlybird Deadline - $20

Regular Deadline - $30

Late Deadline - $40

This category Feature-length films (narrative or non-narrative) will explore interconnected ecological,social, and economic themes.

Earlybird Deadline - $30

Regular Deadline - $40

Late Deadline - $50

Dates & Deadlines

  • Opening Date - January 21, 2017

  • Earlybird Deadline - February 28, 2017

  • Regular Deadline - July 15, 2017

  • Extended Regular Deadline - July 25, 2017

  • Late Deadline - August 15, 2017

  • Notification Date - September 30, 2017

  • Event Date - December 01 - 04 ,2017