In India the man who started the first film, The great DADA SAHEB FALKE, In his birthplace, we organize the film festival. At the national level, we had organized so many festivals, but now we are organizing our International film festival in Nashik. we are felicitating every filmmaker by the name of Shree Dada Saheb Falke. The best business can develop in film making in Mumbai, India and festivals of the short film, feature films can be held and showcased in the various festivals. So lets, begin to join us. Be a part of it
We are now open for submissions for our 5th edition in 2021!



Aasha international Film Fest entrants are required to pay the submission fee in order to participate in the festival. These fees support the various event costs (venues, supplies, promotional material, staff, etc.) For this reason, submission waivers will not be given for any reason. Thank you for your understanding.

Aasha International Film festival trophy
-A Unique certificate in Indian Style known as “Lakhota” will be given.
(1600 years ago in the era of Great Warrior King Shivaji )
-Gold Medal
-Aasha film festival trophy
-1st runner up will be showcase on Indian film magazine.
Best Feature Film
Best Short film
Best Documentary film
Best Documentary Short film
Best Experimental Film
Best Student Film
Best Animation film

- Technical Categories -
Best Director
Best Cinematography
Best Screenplay
Best Production Design
Best Actor
Best Musical Film
Best Comedy

Rules & Terms

Rules & Eligibility

1. Short films must be under 30 minutes and features should be 60 mins and more.

2. All foreign Submissions must be subtitled.

3. One film can be entered in multiple categories.

4. Online screeners, and posters are mandatory and must be uploaded to FilmFreeway’s site.

5. HIMPFF does not download your film or make it available online.

6. Student films needs to upload their ID on the submission page.

7. Entry fees are non-refundable.

Overall Rating
  • Jamon Holmes

    Won an award for best here. Highly recommend submitting to this Film Festival. And will again in the near future.

    July 2021
  • Thanks you so much to have supported my movie .
    My best regards

    November 2020
  • Mark Lund

    Thank you to the Aasha International Film Festival for your outstanding organization and communications. My special thanks to your jury for selecting First Signal as Best Sci-Fi Movie. Greatly appreciated!

    October 2020
  • We want to give a big Thank you to Aasha IFF for awarding Icarus Stops for Breakfast Best short Film -
    We had a great experience and just wish we could have been there in person. Hopefully next year!!

    October 2020
  • 도회 박

    it`s the best film festival !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    October 2020