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Fipresci-India Competition on Film Criticism

OGS Team


Organised by: Fipresci-India (India Chapter of the International Federation of Film Critics:  Fédération Internationale de la Presse Cinématographique) 

Award: Chidananda Dasgupta Memorial Award for the Best Film Criticism (Cash Award for Rs.5,000/-)

Incentive:  The winning entry and the second best entry will be published in E-Cine India  : http://www.fipresci-india.online/e-cine-india/

Entry Fee: NIL  
Deadline: 31st October 2020.  
Eligibility: Any person up to the age of 35 years living in India can take part in the competition.

Embargo: No member of Fipresci-India or their family member is eligible to participate.

Limitation: One contestant can submit only one entry.
Deliverable: Criticism on any Indian feature film of any language made or released in any theater/ festival/ OTT Platform in 2018-20.

Language: Criticism should be written either in English or in any Indian language with English translation (Translator's full name, mobile no. and e-mail id are must but s/he will not be treated as the contestant).

Word Limit: Minimum 1000 - Maximum 1500.

Format: Only Soft Copy typed in PDF file format.

Self Declaration: At the bottom of the write up there must be a self declaration confirming that the original article is written by the Contestant, it is free from any plagiarism and is not published anywhere.

Information: Below the self declaration, Full Name, DOB, Address, E-Mail ID and Mobile No. of the Contestant should be written.

Judgment: Fipresci-India will set up a Jury for the evaluation and their decision will be final.

Where to Send: Soft Copy of the PDF file with all information and declaration should be sent to the Secretary Fipresci-India at <pmfilm@gmail.com> with a Copy to the President at <vkjoseph@gmail.com>.

Query: Either E-mail OR WhatsApp (Secretary: 9830140517 / President: 9497621846)