We are glad to present ‘4th International Arogya Film Festival 2020’ on 4th Febuary 2020. The 4th edition of Arogya Film Festival is exclusively dedicated to “Management of Lifestyle Disorders Through AYUSH System” and supporting ‘World Cancer Day’, which is observed by the United Nations. It is an initiative of “Namo Gange Trust”.

The First, Second & Third editions of “International Arogya Film Festival” were acknowledged as one of the most innovative festival in the field of Yoga Health & Wellness.  We believe that film has the power to convey message, to communicate stories, to stir emotions, to inspire, to encourage action and to redress inequities in Health, Environment, Culture, and Tourism.  This festival will emphasize on various aspects of Health and wellness and journey of social preventive health from ancient to the modern era.  This festival will also provide an insight of the yoga movement and will help to create mass awareness about Health & Wellness through the medium of films.
 
We are also receiving very encouraging response from very renowned organisations like United Nations, Films Division, Isha Foundation, Kaivalyadhama, RAFF International, AAFT, and other media houses. We would appreciate your kind support and further consideration as per the guideline of Directorate of Film Festival to organise International Film festival on the theme of social cause. 

This festival is:-

>Open to all National & International Applicants.
>All films should be relevant to the theme of ‘Management of Lifestyle Disorder Through AYUSH System’.
>The film duration should be 5 - 7 Minutes.
>The films must be duly submitted in English/Hindi.
>Films must be submitted either in Online, DVD or USB Drive only.

All the film making aspirants are invited to participate in International Arogya Film Festival.
Call +91-9810557319 for more information.

Website:- http://www.namogange.org/iaff
Email Id:- arogya@namogange.org
Contact No:-+91-9810557319 

Prizes:-
1st Prize - Rs. 31, 000/-
2nd Prize - Rs. 21, 000/-
3rd Prize - Rs. 11, 000/-

Three Category Awards:-
Best Story Line
Best Cinematographic
Best Direction

Apart from these, all the participants will be given the “Certificate of Participation”.

Terms & Conditions

1.Open to all interested applicants.
2.Only 1 film can be submitted by each candidate or each group.
3.Films other than Hindi must be duly subtitled in English.
4.The film packet must reach the registered address not later than 30th November 2019.
5.All films should be relevant to the theme of “Management of Life Style Disorders Through AYUSH System”.
6.Films must be submitted personally or through courier\registered post either in DVD format or in USB Drive or Online Link of Film Free Way only.
7.It is the responsibility of the entrant to clear all issues pertaining to copyright/s on music and other materials included in the film and/or other related materials including film clippings.
8.Entrants will be deemed to have accepted the rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering this competition
9.The applicant must ensure that they have the right to participate in the Namo Gange Trust Film Festival on Health and Wellness with regard to parties connected with the production / distribution of the participating film and / or other right holders/licenses.
10.Namo Gange Trust Film Festival on Health and Wellness can use the received materials for advertising purposes and in future to show the past credentials of Namo Gange Trust.
11.The Entrant agrees that all related materials they send to the Festival can be used by Namo Gange Film Festival organizers for the promotion of the Festival in any form through diverse media outlets.
12.The Festival reserves the right to use clip/s in montages (promotional trailers) with a new audio track (Music and V.O.).
13.The festival retains the right to keep copies of films entered, for future non-commercial screenings (mostly as part of the 'Namo Gange Touring Festival'). We include Selected/Non-selected films in the Namo Gange Touring Festival conducted in schools, colleges and villages and small towns in India and elsewhere
14.The judge's decision with respect to the winning film will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
15.No responsibility is accepted for ineligible entries or entries made fraudulently.
16.The Namo Gange Trust reserves the right to cancel this competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.

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  • Deepak Upadhyaya

    It was great. Thank you ayogya film festivals for sure a great opportunity. Nd I'd very happy when I listen my film got 1st prize.

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    Response from festival:

    Namo Gange Namaskar, Deepak!! Sincere thanks for your positive feedback about the 3rd edition of Arogya Film Festival. And keep in touch with us for our upcoming events.

  • Gianluca Fratellini

    I have been Official Selected, but after that...I didn't have any news from the Festival...I just find out days later that my short film "Life in Smoke" was one of the top five from this blog (even if they wrong to put my name for the specific short "Life in Smoke" - Gianluca Fratellini
    http://stiryoursouls.blogspot.com/

    February 2019
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    Response from festival:

    Namo Gange Namaskar!!
    Thank you for your active participation and helping us in spreading a word on Cancer Awareness through short film. We regret to say that your movie "LIFE IN SMOKE - UNA VITA IN FUMO" was not shortlisted for the screening in the 3rd Edition of Arogya Film Festival conducted at Marwah Studios, Film City - Sec 16A Noida.

    Also find the list of Winners below :

    Winners Title Duration Country/State Director Scriptwriter
    1st The Last One 06:15 India/Odisha Deepak Upadhyaya Deepak Upadhyaya
    2nd Caged 02:23 India/Noida Abhishek Singh Usha Singh
    3rd Zindgi Jindabad 06:24 India/Punjab Sagar Surinder Singh Sagar Surinder Singh


  • the origination team must think about
    They do not give official selection certificate, they just give participation certificate accept winner
    this is very irritating to convene them about
    participation in film festival and official selection is different thing but they give only participation certificate.
    it happens with all official selection film

    February 2018
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    Response from festival:

    Sorry for inconvenience... We will keep it up.

  • Sunil manjare

    very very Good And Best Festival .

    February 2018
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    Response from festival:

    Thanks for your appreciation...

  • Great Festival! Outstanding event for young and emerging filmmakers. Highly recommended

    January 2018
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    Response from festival:

    Thanks for your highly appreciation...