Welcome to the Mokkho International Film Festival: - The Mokkho International Film Festival (MIFF) is considered to be the grandest Golden Moksha Award for the achievement of a winner in a film industry. Our mission is to discover high quality and ambitious films, to promote the work of filmmakers and to help make their dreams come true.

Each month the officially selected winners receives the MIFF Logo and Certificate. All finalists winners and valuable notes will be listed on our website and shared on our social media.
During the months of April 2021 to March 2022 all winners will automatically be nominated for the prestigious MIFF Golden Moksha Awards. In it the annual event screening films will be selected from the list of monthly winners by our annual event jurors. Winners of the competition will receive a $ 50 MIFF Certificate and a $ 300 Trophy.
The Certificate Awards are given in the following categories:
Best International Short Film
Best International Feature Film
Best Indian Short Film
Best Indian Feature Film
Best Indie Film
Best Debut Filmmaker
Best Film Producer
Best Action / Drama/ Family / Romance/ Comedy
Best Horror / Thriller / Crime / Mystery
Best Fantasy / Animated / Adventure / Sci-Fi / Historical
Best Documentary Film
Best Narrative Film
Best Experimental Film
Best Inspirational Film
Best Student Film
Best Children Film
Best Single Shot Film
Best Stop Motion Film
Best Micro Film
Best Duo Film
Best Parody Film
Best Western Film
Best Sitcom Film
Best Noir Film
Best Mobile Film
Best Director
Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Actor in an Indie Film
Best Actress in an Indie Film
Best Child / Young Actor
Best Child / Young Actress
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Best Women’s Film
Best Film on Women
Best Musical Theme
Best Sound Design
Best Original Score
Best Visual Effects
Best Short Film Script / Screenplay
Best Feature Film Script / Screenplay
Best Web Series Script / Screenplay
Best TV Series Script / Screenplay
Best Web Pilot Script / Screenplay
Best TV Pilot Script / Screenplay
Best Web / TV Series
Best Web / TV Pilot
Best LGBTQ Film
Best Song in a Film
Best Musical / Dance Film
Best Sound Design
Best Original Score
Best Visual Effects
Best Trailer
Best Poster
In addition to the Best Category Awards, there are Art of Sage Award, Achievement Peak Award, Navaratna Award, Critics' Choice Award, Audience Choice Award and Special Mention Award presented in all categories.

Please read these Rules & Terms carefully before you submit your film. By submitting your image to the contest you agree to the following terms. MOKKHO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (MIFF), you expressly agree that you will be bound by the terms of these.

* What we’re looking for? Story-based films, which can be in the form of narrative (fiction), documentary (non fiction), or animation.
*Films must be submitted via an online screener ONLY. We do not accept films submitted on DVD.
*All non-English films must have English subtitles otherwise they will be summarily rejected.
*Multiple entries are allowed from a filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple categories.
*All winners receive a Statuette or free certificate (PDF/JPG file, ready for print).
*Submitting your film to the MIFF is not a guarantee of selection.
*We treat every filmmaker equally.

We do not accept:
* All submissions must have been released after January 1st, 2010
* Extremist or propaganda content from religious or political organizations
* Films involving politics / films promoting political agenda
* Amateur videos
* Films with a poor production standard (bad sound, video resolution less than 720p HD)

Our monthly events will be screened in Pondicherry and the annual event will be also held in Pondicherry.
1. Winners of the monthly MIFF competition will be nominated for the annual Golden Moksha Award - Best Picture of the Year
2. Your film / project cannot be submitted directly to our film festival without the FilmFreeway.
3. A candidate will screen your film and be screened by the MIFF Jury but will not be screened in public.
4. Submitting your film to the MIFF is not a guarantee of selection and The MIFF reserves the right to refuse entries.
5. The submission fee of a filmmaker will not be refunded if they decide to withdraw the submission. All entrance fees are non-refundable.
6. After a film has been an official selection, the filmmaker will be notified, and eventually the film will be listed on the festival website under Official Selections. The Official Selection status doesn’t mean that your film will be screened at the festival. It means that your film has been appreciated by our judges of panel and you can use the festival logo on your poster.
7. The MIFF will not refund any fees if the filmmaker fails to submit the film in the correct category. Films submitted without the correct fees or proper submission media may be deemed ineligible at the discretion of the MIFF executive director. The festival does not cover any of the expenses incurred by the filmmaker.
8. MIFF may without advance notice amend these Rules & Terms from time to time. Each and every such amendment shall become effective immediately. It is your responsibility to periodically check for updates of these Rules & Terms.

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  • Pedro Jaen R.

    Very good festival! Interesting content. You help greatly to promote new films and authors.

    September 2021
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much.

  • Meditation Relax Music Top

    Best film festival i am very happy to participate with miff2021

    September 2021
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much.

  • Roberto Totola

    Great! Honored to be an award winner with our short film! 5 stars! The best!

    September 2021
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much.

  • Jagadeesh narashiman

    it was a good experience to participate in this festival it was my second short film won 2 awards well organised festival for every stage we received notification instantly. Thank you all the best

    September 2021
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much.

  • Was honored to have won this festival! Great communication and overall feedback!

    September 2021
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much.