The Cinemaking International Film Festival (CIFF) is a one of the prestigious international film festival in south Asia based in Bangladesh. Organized by DHAKA Festival and Supported by Cinemaking (, A largest film distribution and coproduction company in Asia.

The call for entries for 3'rd Cinemaking International Film Festival 2022 is now open!

The Second Edition of the Cinemaking International Film festival 2021 were competition 121 countries with 600 film, were summited from more over thousand films. The Festival was held on theatrical on 3rd to 6th January, 2022 at the 3 venues in "the International Mother Language Institute", "Bangladesh Silpakala Acdemy", "Shohoj Path School".

The first Edition of the Cinemaking International Film Festival 2020 were competition 54 countries 177 film, The Festival was held on theatrical in the venue of "Shohoj Path School".

Cinemaking International Film Festival was started in 31 May, 2018. International film distribution and co-production company "Cinemaking" was started 9 April, 2017, both are Founded by Monjurul Islam Megh.

Section of Competition:
1. Asian Film Competition
2. American Film Competition
3. European Film Competition
4. World Film Competition
5. Indian Film Competition
6. Bangladeshi Film Competition
7. Kids Filmmaker's Film Competition
8. Animation Film Competition

9. Section of Non-Competition

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Awards & Prize of Cinemaking International Film Festival (CIFF)

Competition on Future Film > Award Trophy and Certificate

Awards from International competition:
(1) Best World Film
(2) Best World Director

(3) Best Asian Film
(4) Best Asian Director

(5) Best European Film
(6) Best European Director

(7) Best American Film
(8) Best American Director

(9) Best African Film
(10) Best African Director

(11) Best Indian Film
(12) Best Indian Director

(11) Best Bangladeshi Film
(12) Best Bangladeshi Director

(13) Best Screenplay
(14) Best Cinematography
(15) Best Original Score
(14) Best Editor
(17) Best International Actor (Male)
(18) Best International Actress (Female)
(19) Best Bangladeshi Actor (Male)
(20) Best Bangladeshi Actress (Female)

Short Film Section:
(21) Best International Short Film
(22) Best Bangladeshi Short Film

Mobile Film Section:
(23) Best International Mobile Film
(24) Best Bangladeshi Mobile Film

Documentary Film Section:
(25) Best International Documentary
(26) Best Bangladeshi Documentary

(27) Best Kids Filmmaker
(28) Best International Women filmmaker
(29) Best First-time Feature Filmmaker
(30) Best Real life Narrative
(31) Best Animation film

We provide Honorable mention and Special Mention more over 100, certificate only.

*** Classical non Competition film section has no Trophy, but we give only certificate.

Others Facilities:
(1) We provide appreciation certificate to every submitted film.
(2) We provide certificate to every selected Films.
(3) Short listed film/Nominated film are competition for Award.
(4) We are organizing a public screening in different place in Bangladesh (Only Selected very good film)
(5) International Theatre and OTT selling help by Cinemaking (
(6) Cinemaking will make a coproduction with some best filmmaker/producer (CIFF award wining)

Rules & Terms:

Cinemaking is an International Distribution and Coproduction company, we are try to promote film globally. So if you submit your film in CIFF, you must observation our rules and terms.

* If you submit your film for CIFF, you must give us permission for screening in our CIFF with legal process.

* If we are organizing a festival screening in others place as like non commercial screening, you will give us permission.

*** After Selection you never Withrow your film.
*** All decision reserved for CIFF authority.

Overall Rating
  • আপনারা আমার পুরস্কার আর সার্টিফিকেট টা দিচ্ছেন না কেনো, অনেকদিন তো হয়ে গেলো?
    Why are you not giving my award and certificate, it has been a long time?

    October 2022
    Response from festival:

    আমাদের টিম আপনাদের সদনগুলি খুব দ্রতই পাঠিয়ে দিবে।
    Due to technical problem, we will send you as very soon, please with us. Our networking team doing wonderful. Hope see you in next edition.

  • Suresh K Goswami

    The festival is great and wish you the very best in future as well.

    October 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much, it is not possible without directors support. hope see you next time.

  • This a beautiful initiative by CIFF and how they encourage new filmmakers is just awesome. Best wishes to the CIFF team and hope they will continue their fantastic work.

    October 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much, hope see you next time. Our networking team doing wonderful,

  • DarkCometfilms None

    Thanks for the honorable mention , Great festival

    October 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much, hope see you next time.

  • Bala Muru

    It’s a great honor to be an award winner at this amazing festival. Thanx a lot to jury's

    October 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much, hope see you next time. Our networking team doing wonderful,