In this 2022, Bettiah International Film Festival (BIFF) made a plan to become a staple in the film fraternity’s annual calendar; housing an eclectic mix of films, stimulating interviews, outstanding film lectures series, workshops, live performances, all types of film exhibitions, master classes and the annual film festival.
Celebrating the very best in films with a link from pole of North to South, different continent and different language, culture, its vibrancy with many dimensions. The festival is an international showcase of the best of Debuts Director's Film, Short Film, Student Short Film, Documentaries, Animation Movies and beyond, especially we keep Special Category - Women Empowerment. Building bridges between film fans and the film fraternity as well as between filmmakers the world over.
We provides a platform for emerging talent – to commission emerging artists, showcase their work, to offer networking occasions with industry leaders and to provide inspiration and learning opportunities. Tongues on Fire is a not-for-profit organization with a goal to entertain, inform, educate and affect change in mood, emotion or thought to empower women.

All Category
First Winner : Trophy & Certificate
Second Winner : Gold Certificate
Third Winner : Silver Certificate
Best Short Film
Best Documentary Film
Best Music Video
Best Musical Documentary
Best Feature Film
Best COVID 19 Film
Best Woman Empowerment Film
Best Lockdown Special
Best Director
Best Youth Director
Best Female Director
Best Cinematographer
Best Editor
Best Animation
Best Music Director
Best Story
Best Actor (Male)
Best Actor (Female)
Best Child Artist
Best Foreign Film
Best Jury's Choice
Viewer's Choice
Best Mobile Film

All Genres, Languages Accepted.
Subtitle not compulsory.
Short Film Length : Maximum 45 min.
Special Category - Women Empowerment Film & Covid 19

Overall Rating
  • Melanie Lischker

    Nobody got in touch with me at all, it seems as if this festival not really exists!

    February 2022
  • So splendid to have these type of festivals open to women around the world. Thank you so much Bettiah IFF for making our short film "Misplace the rabbits" an official selection at your festival.

    February 2022
  • Lotte Vermeer

    Great Festival! Very honored that our film 'Doula's of the City' won the award for Best Lockdown Film! Thank you very much BIFF, we are humbled and proud!

    January 2022
  • Ilir Kabashi

    Interesting and energic festival. Thank you for all!

    January 2022
  • Great festival. Nice contact, nice people! We won Best Horror Film with "The Invitation". I can only recommend this festival.

    January 2022