Call for Entries ViBGYOR 2008

2008 February 13-17, Thrissur, Kerala, India

Have you or your friends made any Documentary or Short Fiction or Music Video or Animation or Spot films recently? Then this is a Wonderful Opportunity for You

We at the ViBGYOR Film Collective, invite your films to the 3rd edition of the ViBGYOR Short and Documentary Film Festival, to be held from February 13th- 17th, 2008 in Thrissur, Kerala, India. ViBGYOR is a meeting place for filmmakers, social activists and media students, a dedicated place for films on social and environmental issues, and a campaign space for people's movements.

Films can be submitted under the following categories. There is no Entry Fee for the Non-Competitive categories. All films entered in all categories will go through a Pre-selection round. The Last Date for submission is December 25, 2007 (Extended) (post marked)

1.ViBGYOR Theme Packages
Gender and Sexuality
Dalit Reality
Indigenous People
Fundamentalism v/s Diversity
Nation State
Region Focus – Eastern India

2. Focus of the Year: ENERGY

3. Music Videos, Animation, Experimentals (Micro films, Mobilephone
films etc)

4. Competition Section : KERALA SPECTRUM (restricted to residents of Kerala)

In the Competition Section, filmmakers residing in Kerala can submit their films, both documentary and short fiction. The documentaries should have themes dealing with Kerala society, life and culture. Short fiction does not have thematic specification. Only films made after January 1, 2006 are eligible for participating in the competition. There is an entry fee of Rs.500/-. The Demand Draft should be send favouring ViBGYOR Film Collective payable at Thrissur.

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Entry Form Can be Downloaded From here

Rules & Regulations for ViBGYOR 08 is available at

For more information contact 9447000830/9446529991/0487-2330830
Website of ViBGYOR 2008:

Two DVD copies of your films along with the Entry Form, Film stills and Director's photograph should be sent to:

ViBGYOR Festival office
Chetana Media Institute
3rd Floor, Kalliath Royal Square, Palace Road
Thrissur, Kerala, India – 680 020