To organize a short film festival every year with the objective of introducing makers of short films all around the world and provide a platform to our budding talents to showcase their creativity and recognition of their excellent work.

Films will be rated on the basis of viewers votes and judging committee's rating. We show 8-10 films in one session to our viewers, every viewer use a rating card to vote the film as per his choice. Finally on the basis of their votes we consider films for awards accordingly.


1. Best International short Film

2. Best Indian short film

3. Best Student film

4. People's Choice award

Beside the best film awards, individual awards in following categories will also be awarded:

1. Best Director

2. Best Cinematographer

3. Best Editing

4. Best Actor Male

5. Best Actor Female

6. Best film with message

7. Best Environmental Film

8. Best Film on Women/girl child/female fetus protection

9. Best film for youths

10. Jury's Choice Award


Before submitting your entry/entries please be informed that your film(s) will be screened in various colleges and universities of Rajasthan, free. The audience will watch and rate your film on the spot. On the basis of their ratings, top 50 films will be short listed. These 50 films will then be judged by our jury.

No compensation is admissible for the screening of your film(s). Your film(s) can also be shown on local or national TV channels. No royalty will be paid for such screening.

People expecting any payment for the screening of their films are requested not to send any entry to PCISFF.


Films produced in year 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 will be acceptable.
Film of every genre will be accepted.
The film should be less than 20 minutes duration including titles.
The film must be sub-titled in English if it is in a language other than English or
Ensure that there is no nudity or vulgarity in the film in terms of audios or visuals.
Audio track/music used in film should be your own or you must have license to
use the music or audio of others. PCISFF will not be liable for any infringement.
Films can be shared through any digital platform like Youtube, Vimeo, Dropbox, Drive

International entries can be submitted through

Overall Rating
  • A great platform for budding short film makers. Happy that my debut short film was selected and was specially mentioned in the festival.
    Unfortunately, i could not attend the fest. Hope to do it the next time.

    October 2019
  • Ranjith Adyanadka

    It was Great to be a part of the festival and my film to be selected as a festival thank for the honor and Encourangeing Pinkcity

    September 2019
  • Liliana Paganini

    I'm very happy that my "Body-City" was chosen for this Festival. unfortunately I could not come. But, thank you and my best whishes for a splendid future.
    Liliana Paganini (Italy)

    September 2019
  • Yangon Media Professionals

    Great festival!
    Thank you for screening our film.

    September 2019
  • One of the best festivals in India and a very special one for me as I was awarded with the Best Debutant Director for my short film "Dew Drops" in 2018. PCISFF is a fair, unbiased festival and is a good platform for the indie filmmakers.

    April 2019