GardenCity International Film Festival proudly brings the world of cinema to the IT city of India, Bangalore. We are happy to introduce the local audience to a range of most recent, cinematically daring and powerful filmmaking from around the globe. We want to be a festival that touches and teaches the audience, a festival that will drive creators to produce meaningful films, a festival that drives audiences from all walks of life and makes the week-end a deep experience that becomes a long lasting tradition.

From comedy to horror, drama to sci-fi, animation to docs, and everything in between, GardenCity accepts submissions of all genres, and looks for creative storytelling above anything else.

All films selected under Official Selection will receive laurels of festival.
All award winners will receive winner laurel and certificates.

InkTip script listing, Blackmagic Cameras, RØDE Microphones and Zoom Sound Recorder up for prizes.

Best Feature Film — Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera & RØDE Microphone
Runner up — Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Best Short Film — Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Runner up — Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Best Screenwriting (TOP 3) - InkTip script listing
** InkTip: Where producers go for scripts and writers. Producers have made more than 200 films from scripts and writers they found through InkTip.

You can send as many entries as you want, but with separate fees for every entry.

Short films with total run time of under 60 minutes are eligible.

All non-English films must have English sub-titles.

All submitted films must be original work of the entrant.

By submitting, you are granting the GardenCity International Film Festival non-exclusive permission to exhibit your film during the festival, if selected.

Try to upload HD form of the film so that we don't have to ask you again for the film.

Overall Rating
  • amirali mirderikvand

    Thank you so much for your excellent festival,
    I am proud of you. Your festival was a good experience for me and my team.
    We hope to participate in your good festival in future by another film.
    I appreciate you

    May 2021
  • saba ghasemi

    It was fine
    Thanks for your festival

    April 2021
  • Very pleased that my short film was selected for this festival, thank you very much for your work. I wish I could be able to attend for the next year with my new film. keep up the good work, best.

    April 2021
  • A very good festival with detailed information. I hope to be able to attend your good festival next year as well.

    April 2021
  • I am very happy to attend this festival. I can't wait to join again in the future. I recommend it to everyone. I wish success to all of our employees. Thank you ...

    April 2021