International Haiku Amateur Little Film Festival

International Haiku Amateur Little Film Festival
Insight
Shreyas
Kalvakkulam
678001
Palakkad, Kerala., India

Tel: 00919446000373

2017, Accepting submissions
Submission deadline: Fri 30th Jun 17
Sat 12th Aug to Sun 13th Aug

Genres

Drama Experimental Independent Short Silent

Festival Overview

"Haiku" is a very short form of Japanese poetry, here used to mean any short form of aesthetic creativity. "Amateur" here denotes a creation by a creator whose chief intention in the creation is not financial gain. The meaning of "Amateur" implying something that lacks professional quality does not apply here."litle" here stands for shortness of duration of the film and is specified as " no longer than 5 minutes of total screening time including front and back credits". "Film" stands for cinematic creation in the digital video format. " HALF" is an abberviation of "Haiku Amateur Little FIlm" and denotes also the stipulated duration of the film which is 5 minutes or "Half" the time of a traditional film reel which is 10 minutes,Judgement of Half Contest entries will be based on content and Originality ( Quality of storyline and script), production ( camera work, lighting and shot composition), Post-production ( editing, transition, pacing, continuity asnd flow), Image ( Focus, Composition, color and lighting), Sound Quality ( clarity, consistency of audio levels and execution of other noise).

Awards

PRIZE STRUCTURE

Golden Screen Award: Rs. 50, 000/- in cash + Trophy + Certificate

5 Runner up Awards: Rs. 5,000/- in cash + Certificate to each

Submit your film via festival focus
General Entries
1. The digital file should be at 1920 x 1080 resolution (shorthand 1080p) 48 kHz 24-bit audio, 25 fps. (Actual resolution for projection) (2 DVDs),
2. Properly filled up entry form with synopsis,
3. Photo and Bio-data of director,
4. Posters and Film Stills

Soft copies of the above may either be sent by ON LINE via Dropbox/ WeTransfer / Sendspace/ etc to contact@palakkadinsight.com or CDs containing the above documents by post to:
C. K. Ramakrishnan, Office Manager, Insight,
Shreyas, Kalvakulam Road, Palakkad- 678001, Kerala, India.
Phone: +91 9446000373

Entry fee (Rs. 1000/- for entries from India and $ 30/- from other countries) may be

1. Transfer credited to INSIGHT the creative group, Current A/c Number: 34233290588 (IFSC Code : SBIN0000893 / MICR Code : SBIN0000893 / Branch Code : 893) English Church Raod, Palakkad Branch of STATE BANK OF INDIA
2. Sent by Crossed DD (drawn in the name of INSIGHT payable at Palakkad) sent to the postal address of C.K. Ramakrishnan above along with entry form and other documents. or
3. Sent through Paypal (palakkadinsight@gmail.com). Cheques will not be accepted.

All the above are to be received by Insight on or before 5 pm on 30th June, 2017. Those lacking any of the requirements specified above will be excluded from the shortlisted entries submitted to the Jury and from screening during the festival.
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Entries

Open to the public

Eligibility:
Short film below five minutes only

Formats:
DVD / online digital file

Fees:
Rs. 1000/-for Indian entry and $30 for International entry for selected entry only

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18th Aug 2014 Result of Half Festival2014
25th Aug 2013 Result of Half Festival 2013
20th Aug 2012 RESULTS OF HALF FESTIVAL 2012
20th Aug 2012 RESULTS OF HALF FESTIVAL 2012
Known festival contacts Contacts
Komalankutty Methil
General Secretary
Ramkrishnan C.k.
vice president

 

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