The key objectives of National Film Festival are to encourage youngsters and artists to document through films development and social issues and to appreciate the efforts of filmmakers’ contribution to the Rural Development sector which impact Rural India. Nominations are invited for submission of feature films, documentaries and short films made by amateurs, professional filmmakers and documentary creators on the broad theme of Rural Development to contest and for screening during the Film festival.
National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) is organizing its Fourth National Film Festival on Rural Development on November 20, 2019, and has invited entries for the event.
A fellowship of Rs.50,000, Rs.25,000 and Rs.15,000 will be awarded to the first, second and third-ranking prizes respectively for the Best Film under each category.
Entries must be sent through CD/DVDs or via WeTransfer/Google drive to Dr. Akanksha Shukla, Associate Professor and Head of Centre for Development Documentation and Communication, NIRDPR, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad – 500030, Telangana State. Accommodation will be provided for selected filmmakers on NIRDPR Campus.