SJCC Film Festival

Submission for films for the 2024 Official Selection is now open!

The second edition will be held on July 23, 24, 25, 2024. State-level call for short fiction under 30 minutes made between 2022 and 2024 is open. The last date for Submission is 31 May 2024

Welcome to the SJCC Film Festival, hosted by St. Joseph College of Communication from July 23rd to 25th, 2024. Our festival celebrates the art of filmmaking and champions value-based video productions that embody both aesthetic appeal and technological excellence. It serves as a platform for filmmakers worldwide to showcase their creativity and skills.

We believe in the transformative power of films to inspire, educate, and transform. Our festival is not merely a showcase of films but also a forum for filmmakers, artists, and enthusiasts to converge, engage in dialogue, and exchange ideas. We are committed to fostering a filmmaking culture grounded in values, ethics, and social responsibility.

Our festival features a diverse array of films, including short films, feature films, documentaries, and animations. Our selection committee, comprising seasoned industry professionals, ensures that the films screened meet our stringent criteria for quality and artistic merit.

In addition to film screenings, we organize workshops, panel discussions, and master classes, providing aspiring filmmakers with opportunities to learn from industry experts. The festival also serves as a networking hub, facilitating connections within the film community.

Join us at the SJCC Film Festival and contribute to our mission of promoting value-based video productions that combine aesthetic excellence with technological innovation. We eagerly anticipate your participation!

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As part of the festival, we will host a state-level short film competition. Cash awards of ₹25,000, ₹15,000, and ₹10,000 will be awarded for the first, second, and third prizes, respectively. The deadline for the submission of entries to this section will be 31st May 2024.

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As part of the festival, we also host a campus short film competition. A cash award of ₹10,000 will be awarded for the best film. Only a consolation prize will be given if the number of entries is less than 10. By campus film, it is meant any film directed by a student while studying in a school/college. The contestants in this section will have to produce an authorization letter from the head of the institution. The deadline for the submission of entries to this section will be 15th June 2024.

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