Access Code Short Film Festival (13)


09 Nov 2020
Call for entries

23 Nov 2020
Early deadline

18 Jan 2021
Standard deadline

22 Mar 2021
Late deadline

24 May 2021
Festival closed

27 May 2021
Notification date

30 May 2021
30 May 2021


Lakkasandra,  560030, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Festival description
Short film festival 59'<
Feature film festival

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  59'<
 Feature Films 
 Any language
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Festival start: 30 May 2021      Festival end: 30 May 2021

After amazing 12 editions, we are here again. It's a festival where 200 movies are played, more than any of the festival in the world. Almost every film that enters the festival will be screened at the festival, no matter how many days the festival runs.

We have received over 3000 entries in our past editions which make us among the most popular festival in the region.

Filmmakers from over 25 countries have attended the festival in the past.

Now, the winners get DSLR's and microphones, too.

NOTE: Awards ceremony will be after 2 days of the event and we will book the tickets and hotels for the winners.

Winner - 2,000 USD + a Nikon DSLR

Runner Up - 1,300 USD + a low-end Nikon DSLR

2nd Runner Up - 1,000 USD + a low-end Nikon DSLR

3rd Runner Up - 1,000 USD + Nikon Microphone

• One film can be submitted for one category only.

• Entrant may submit more than one film in any category.

• For multiple entries, you have to apply again for separate films.

• The Festival Directorate reserves the right to reject any entry, if found unsuitable for the screening without any prior notice or disclosing any reason



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