16th Annual

Mumbai Film Festival

October 14, 2014 to October 21, 2014

 
Category

The Real Reel

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Received by Deadline
August 2, 2014
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 15, 2014

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 70 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after October 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in India

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
DigiBeta    
HDCAM    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
Silver Gateway trophy for the film (director) plus cash prize of Rs. 10,00,000 for the film. (The cash prize is shared : 50% to the director & 50% to producer). All the cash prizes are subject to Indian Tax laws.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Mumbai Film Festival began screening of feature length documentaries from its 11th edition in a new section called The Real Reel which was part of the World Cinema segment.

The aim of The Real Reel section is to showcase award winning and critically acclaimed feature length documentaries which carry strong opinions on issues concerning our social lives, human nature and many other topics.

The documentaries produced after October 31st, 2013 are invited from all over the world to participate in this non-competitive format.

The films should not have been presented in India either theatrically (commercially or in Festivals) or in video / telecast / internet.

The festival director reserves the right to settle all cases not covered by the guidelines and to grant exceptions in special cases.