The 1st Guwahati International Short Film Festival (GISFF) by Creovaent Productions which was earlier scheduled from April 4th to April 5th, 2011 at Cinemax, Guwahati has been postponed to 2nd and 3rd of May, 2011 due to Assam Assembly Elections that is starting from April 4th, 2011. This postponement has also come as a boon to those who have not been able to submit their entries on time and have been feeling bad about it. Since the Festival has been postponed, the festival authorities have decided to extend the deadline for sending entries. The new deadline now is March 20, 2011.
All the sections and criteria however will remain the same.The Guwahati International Short Film Festival (GISFF) is now taking entries for Short Film Competition which is restricted only to filmmakers from North-East Region for the first year .Filmmakers from the rest of India can however send their entries for Indian Kaleidoscope section.For the first year there will be no entry fees for submitting the short films.
The prizes for the short film competition are as follows- Best Film ( Golden Rhino, Certificate & Cash Award + Film to be taken under the wings of Shamiana & Creovaent Shorts to be screened all over India ), Best Director ( Golden Rhino, Certificate & Cash Award ), Best Screenplay ( Silver Rhino, Certificate & Cash Award ), Best Editing ( Silver Rhino, Certificate & Cash Award ), Best Cinematography ( Silver Rhino, Certificate & Cash Award )
For rules and regulations entry form and other details please visit the festival website: www.creovaent.com or write to firstname.lastname@example.org