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NISFF is conducting an Inspirational International short film festival and invites participation from aspiring and upcoming independent filmmakers. A unique short film Festival, focusing on opportunity creation for global filmmakers. It is one of the Best Short Film Festival of all time. Come Join in and make this Event a Success.

The NexGn International Short Film Festival of India had showcased over 900 plus short films in 3 years. This year we had a live streaming session on Facebook for those who were not able to attend the event during the hard times of COVID19. This festival also provides networking events and ample opportunities for selected film-makers to showcase their achievements, learn from their fellows and build contacts for future collaborations. The Festival also benefits from the vibrant Indian film-making community of India.

— FILMS (with start to end title) —

✪ FIRST SHORT FILM – Rs. 30000 + Trophy + Certificate

✪ SECOND SHORT FILM — Rs. 25000 + Trophy + Certificate

✪ THIRD SHORT FILM — Rs. 20000 + Trophy + Certificate

— All the prizes below will be selected from short films length from 01 to 50 minutes (with start to end title) —

✪ Best Social Subject – Rs. 5000 + Trophy + Certificate

✪ Best Health Subject – Rs. 5000 + Trophy + Certificate

✪ Best Short Documentary – Rs. 5000 + Trophy + Certificate

✪ Best Web Series – Rs. 5000 + Trophy + Certificate

✪ Best Educational Subject – Rs. 5000 + Trophy + Certificate

✪ Best Experimental Subject – Rs. 5000 + Trophy + Certificate

— Other Prizes – Rs. 4000 + Trophy + Certificate —

✪ Best Male/Female Director

✪ Best Male/Female Actor

✪ Best DOP

✪ Best Cameraman

✪ Best Story

✪ Best Child Actor

✪ Best Dialogue

✪ Best Editing

✪ Best Negative Actor { M & F}

✪ Best Comedy Actor { M & F }


— Other Prizes – Trophy & Certificate —

✪ Award of Excellence for Best Short Films (HONORABLE MENTIONS)

Short film’s length should be maximum of 60 minutes with Start to End Title.

Feature film’s and Documentary length should be maximum of 200 minutes with Start to End Title.

Short Films or Features streamed or uploaded on other platforms (YouTube, Facbook, OTT) are also accepted.

Censor Certificates or Banner registration is not required.

Short Films DVD’s are also accepted but it should be new or not used and must be sent through confirmation on call (Refer Contact Us Page on official website for details).

Short Films must be in MOV/MPEG/MP4 format only. Subtitle is compulsory for other languages except Marathi/Hindi/English.

Prizes will be in form of Cash, Trophies & Certificates.

Last date for submission of form is given on the Website (Please refer website for updates).

Certificates will be given for all the participants.

Top 200 short films will be selected for final screening in 3 Days.

The decision of the Jury will be final nobody should ask about the short film not eligible for the final round of the festival.

Names of Jury Members won’t be disclosed until festival starts to avoid corruption & bribery.

Producer is fully responsible to get no objection certificate from whoever own the rights of the short film on their Letter Head.

You should not take any legal action against the jury members & organizers.

Form to be filled online along with the google drive link or any other link to your short film. You can Submit multiple Films.

Registration Fee is mentioned on official website as well as the FilmFreeway which is Non-Refundable in any case.

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Overall Rating
  • Vikhyat Srivastava

    Hi, This is Vikhyat Srivastava,

    Writer | Director | Producer for Muskaan 

    We As a Team are Really Thankful To NexGn International Short Film Festival for the Honours 

    It was Indeed a Great Pleasure To Have Had Been Associated with the Festival

    Lots of Love 
    Team Muskaan 

    May 2021
  • Great experience with the Professional Film Festival. I can only recommend it to all filmmakers. Thank you very much for the award.

    March 2021
  • Star and Stone

    Great people, great communication. Thank you!

    January 2021
  • Excellent organization and very friendly and warm team  

    January 2021
  • bhausaheb lokhande

    Its a great honour to be the part of this film festival.Our film JANEEV won semi finalist. Congratulations to the fest team and participants.

    January 2021