The Spiny Babbler International Film Festival (SBIFF) is an inclusive movie feast. This festival is organized by the Spiny Babbler Movies Pvt. Ltd. The official media partner is Cine Sanchar Media Pvt. Ltd . Our aim is to offer the best of Nepali and international cinema to the people of world.

Our objective is also to promote national film and documentaries that reflects Nepali culture, tradition and heritages as well as to expose different beautiful places of Nepal that enhances promotion of Nepali tourism throughout all over the world.

We showcase the latest cutting-edge, independent cinema – art house fare alongside genre movies from all the national and international movies. This is a space where we revel in the sheer pleasure of cinema, the joy it gives us and how much it enhances our lives. The goal is to nurture and ignite a passion for movies.

Award will be distributed to the winners selected by our respected jury members.

International Competition Section :
1) Best Short Fiction Film (up to 45 minutes)
2) Best Animation Film
3) Best Documentary Film
4) Best Feature Film
5) Best Mobile Film

National Competition (from Nepal):
1) Best Short Fiction Film (up to 45 minutes)
2) Best Animation Film
3) Best Documentary Film
4) Best Feature Film
5) Best Mobile Film
6) Best film/documentary based on Promoting Nepali Tourism
7) Special Jury Award for Director

And last but not least: SBIFF 2021 (best of all includes all of mentioned above)

Films made after 1 January 2019 are eligible for entry. No restrictions have been set in terms of discipline, genre, length, and format of the films. The entries can be documentaries, full-length features, shorts, animation or experimental. Films can be on any theme including ethnography, adventure, investigative reportage, abstract, or personal narratives. Mobile HD Video can also participate in this festival. All short fiction film, animations, documentary film, mobile film should be in English subtitle.

Entry is free of cost through FilmFreeway. Entries without the duly completed entry form will not be considered. All entries must be accompanied by a labeled film promo image (800px * 600px/ 72 dpi) for use in the festival catalogue and promotion. Films once entered cannot be withdrawn. The festival will not be responsible for any loss, damage, and/or delay of films in transit.

Alternative Way to Submit Film:
Goto: https://spinybabbler.info/
OR
Send a mail in this format:
To: info@spinybabbler.info
Subject: SBIFF Entry
Message Body:
-Include about your film as much as you can
-Mention Director, Producer and Cast
-Include Synopsis
- Your video or link