Al-Nahj International Film Festival, held by Karbala satellite TV, is delighted to invite the film makers to participate. The festival specialises in short films that could be fiction, documentaries or animation

Awards & Prizes

Festival Awards

The festival awards are 21 carat of fine gold bar designed in the form of festival logo and as following:
First prize (100 g)
Second prize (100 g)
Third prize (100 g)

Furthermore, 100 gm silver awards in the form of the festival logo are given to:
Jury award
Screenplay movie award
Pioneer actor shield award

Rules & Terms

Al-Nahj International Film Festival, held by Karbala satellite TV, is delighted to invite the film makers to participate. The festival specialises in short films that could be fiction, documentaries or animation. A films theme must be in related to one of the following:

We welcome short films that do not exceed a 30-minute
The Husseini principles: humanitarian and ethical issues that are manifested through the revolution of Imam Hussein (peace be upon him).
Human rights: issues related to human dignity as a fundamental axis in building societies.
Integrity: issues related to integrity that deal with the building of the human character first , then the building of a positive society.
Reforms: issues related to changing bad traits into good ones which help to build a good society on the basis of justice and equality.
The festival uses cinema as a tool to spread a humanitarian message whose mission is to create an environment where people live happily with mutual respect and love.

Note: please complete the requirements for your submission which are
-Director's photo, phone & e-mail
-Film poster
-Director's brief CV
-Film brief synopses