11th Annual

Jaipur International Film Festival


Feature Script Screenplay Competition


Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
August 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
September 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
October 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.

Category Details

Approximately December 21, 2019

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  Paper (Printed Hard Copy)
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Certificates will be presented to the top 3 winning feature-length & short length scripts. Finalists also get their scripts read by industry professionals.

Category Rules

International Screenplay Competition - ISC@JIFF (Mind to Audience)
12th Jaipur International Film Festival-JIFF 2020
17-21 January, 2020

Features & Shorts (Films)
Television Features & Shorts including TV Shows and Serials (TV) - - Its new
Features & Shorts (Dramma) - - Its new


Early Bird Deadline: August 15th, 2019 $30 or INR 1500/-
Regular deadline: September 15th, 2019 $40 or INR 2000/-
Late deadline: October 15th, 2019 $50 or INR 2500/-
Extended Deadline: November 15th, 2019 $60 or INR 3000/-
(Delegates registration for one person is complimentary/free)

(Please collect your registration/entry card from festival/market venue during the festival, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM)

Rules & Regulations:
1. One person can submit maximum 2 entries. For features: page limit (paper size A4, with one enter space & font (any font) size-12) 2-250 & for Shorts: page limit (A4, with one enter space, font (any font) size-12) 2-80 .
2. Screenplay other than language Hindi, English, Rajasthani, Urdu, Sanskrit, French, Malayalam, Tamil, Bengali, Marathi it should be dubbed or translated in Hindi or English.
3. All entries should be produced/written/recorded after 1st January 2017 are eligible for the competition.
4. Entries will be accepted till final deadline only.
5. In each category there will be top 3 awards. (top 3 winner/s)
6. All selected entry will get participation certificate.
7. After submitting the entry JIFF will not return any submitted material.
8. If in any category JIFF will receive less than 5 submissions, in that condition there will be no competition.
9. The script/screenplay/story should be your fundamental composition (मौलिक रचना). Your entry to any misinformation will be cancelled automatically.
10. Result will be announced during the closing ceremony or after the festival, if entries will be received more than expectation.

Rule No:- 17. Prize and certificate will be awarded to the director/writer (s) or producer(s) of the film/script. For any duties, fees and charges accrued from the transporting of the trophy, will be covered by the recipient, not the Festival organisers.

Rule No:- 18. All shortlisted entries will receive a certificate. (Cost of certificate production and courier charges will cover the submitter or Director or producer)

I / we have to read the rules carefully and I / we agree with them.