The Rising International Short Festival is celebrated in the City of Mumbai in India. This year it arrives at its Second edition, summoning the filmmakers to register their films to be screened and seen by more than 500+ people, which was the participation of the last year.

Participate in our film festival by Submitting Below !!!

The 2nd Rising International Short Fest, Mumbai, is a cinematographic meeting to watch and enjoy world films; In a space that seeks to incorporate the entire community, artists and the public in general, to experience different cultures through the language of film.

Best Indie Short
Best Documentary Short
Best Experimental Short
Best Student Short
Best Animation Short
Best Drama Short
Best Comedy Short
Best Romantic Comedy Short
Best Dark Comedy Short
Best Thriller Short
Best Film Noir Short
Best Mystery Short
Best Action Short
Best Crime Short
Best Fantasy Short
Best Horror Short
Best Sci-Fi Short
Best Western Short
Best Parody Short
Best Children Short
Best Women Short
Best LGBTQ Short
Best Web Series/TV Pilot
Best Web and New Media
Best Microfilm
Best Music Video
Best Mobile Short
Best Drone Short

Best Producer
Best Director (Female)
Best Director (Male)
Best First Time Director (Female)
Best First Time Director (Male)
Best Student Director (Female)
Best Student Director (Male)
Best Young Filmmaker (Female)
Best Young Filmmaker (Male)
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Best Supporting Actor
Best Child/Young Actress
Best Child/Young Actor
Best Acting Duo
Best Acting Ensemble

Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Sound Design
Best Sound Mixing
Best Sound Editing
Best Original Score
Best Original Song
Best Original Screenplay
Best Adapted Screenplay
Best Short Script
Best Special FX
Best Visual FX
Best Costume Design
Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Best Special Makeup
Best Production Design
Best Trailer/Teaser

Rising International Short Film Festival can use trailer/teaser/film poster/stills or BTS for promotional purpose (but do not release, under any form or circumstances, the full film).
Entry fees is non-refundable unless they are covered by the submission protection option, according to the FilmFreeway terms.
The submitter owns all the rights to the film.
The submitter cannot withdraw the submission after the official selection announcement.
Last date for submission of form is given on the Website (Please refer website for updates).
Certificates will be given to all the participants.
No banner registration or censor certificate required.
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 this website as well as the Proposal which is Non-Refundable in any case.