--------------IMPORTANT UPDATE-----------------

Due to ongoing pandemic, we are unable to do a physical screening this season. However, we shall promote every selected submission in best possible manner and shall screen this current season's winners with the winners of the coming season.

Best global shorts curates and screens the best of all shorts across the globe. We are also in process of launching an e-magazine to feature all the shorts and its makers in the magazine to inspire other film makers to create more and more short films. We also showcase audience reactions.

1) Best Comedy Short
2) Best Horror Short
3) Best Social Short
4) Best LGBTQ Short
5) Best Experimental Short
6) Best Fictional Short
7) Best Mime Short
8) Best Women Short
9) Best Romance Short
10) Best Musical Short
11) Best Thriller Short
12) Best Short of the season
13) Best One minute Short
14) Best Advertising Short

1) submissions through FilmFreeway only.
2) Download file is needed for selection process.
3) Official selection in FilmFreeway does not mean that the film will be screened.
4) Films selected for screening will be notified separately.
5) There is no production year deadline for submission
6) If you would like to apply for a trophy then write to us. Courier cost to be paid by the applicant. In case of loss or damage during the transport, the festival team is not responsible for the same.

Title winners have to pay the courier charges if they would like to have Best Global Shorts Trophy.

7) Digital certificates will be issued as per the result.
8) No refund will be processed if the film is withdrawn/no accepted/disqualified or not shown for any other reason.
9) Festival committee's decision is final.
10) Rules & regulations may be changed by the festival committee without any intimation.
11) Submitters are requested to visit the festival page for regular updates.
12) If you have submitted your film in the earlier season and would like to compete again for the next season then write us an email to get a special waiver code.

** Kindly note: After placing an order for a trophy, when we book the shipment, our responsibility is to get it cleared by Indian customs. Any customs fee levied in the destination country is to be borne by the applicant.

Overall Rating
  • Ii received very encouraging feedback. I look forward to submitting again.

    April 2021
  • This was a great festival thanks for having me.

    February 2021
  • Excellent organization and very friendly and warm team¬†¬†

    January 2021
  • Great festival for all ages

    January 2021
  • bhausaheb lokhande

    This was my first year entering and I was thrilled and honoured to have received Best Director for Realisation my short film. Thank you to the festival organizers. Recommended!

    January 2021