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Film Submission


All Lights India International Film Festival (ALIIFF), the flagship event of Indywood Film Carnival, announces its 4th edition. The event will return again to Hyderabad and will be scheduled from 01st December to 05th December 2018.

The third edition of Indywood Film Carnival turned out to be a humongous success and received an overwhelming response with participation of over 3000 National and International delegates from 48 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

The category is intended for Features from around the globe with a minimum duration of 60 minutes or above.

Earlybird Deadline - $30

Regular Deadline - $40

Late Deadline - $50

The Competition is intended for Films of Debut Directors from around the globe with minimum duration of 60 minutes and above.

Earlybird Deadline - $30

Regular Deadline - $40

Late Deadline - $50

The Category is to highlight & showcase best feature films that are made in Indian Languages with a duration of 60 minutes or above.

Earlybird Deadline - $30

Regular Deadline - $40

Late Deadline - $50

International movie competition is aimed to promote talented and creative works all around the world. Short movies which are below 30 minutes will be accepted .

Earlybird Deadline - $20

Regular Deadline - $20

Late Deadline - $20

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION FOR STUDENT SHORT FILMS

Earlybird Deadline - $10

Regular Deadline - $10

Late Deadline - $10

Nonfictional motion pictures intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record can be submitted to this category. The duration of entries must be less than 60 minutes.

Earlybird Deadline - $20

Regular Deadline - $30

Late Deadline - $40

OUT OF COMPETITION SECTION

The category is for any animated film. Works in this category includes feature animation (over 45 min) and short (below 30 min). The division welcomes all topics and encourages creative applications of animation

Earlybird Deadline - $20

Regular Deadline - $30

Late Deadline - $40

The category includes 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 is aimed to promote talented and creative works of filmmakers. Only Short movies below 30 minutes will be eligible to enter this category. For non-English movies, it should be subtitled in English. The film completed after 1 January 2016 are eligible to participate.

Earlybird Deadline - $10

Regular Deadline - $10

Late Deadline - $10

This category includes feature films (over 45 min), documentary (below 60 min) and short films (below 30 min) ​ ​with the content of travel and tourism.The film completed after 01st January 2017​are eligible to participate. For non-English movies, it should be subtitled in English.

Earlybird Deadline - ​$20

Regular Deadline - $30

Late Deadline - $40

Dates & Deadlines

  • Opening Date - February 01,2018

  • Early Bird Deadline – May 15, 2018

  • Regular Deadline - August 15, 2018

  • Late Deadline – September 15, 2018

  • Notification Date - October 15, 2018

  • Event Date – December 1 – 5, 2018