Babul Eco Film Fest (6)


01 Sep 2021
Call for entries

15 Feb 2022
Early deadline

15 Mar 2022
Standard deadline

15 Apr 2022
Late deadline

15 May 2022
Extended deadline


20 May 2022
Notification date

01 Jun 2022
05 Jun 2022



Festival description
Short film festival 5'<
Feature film festival 120'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2019
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  5'<
 Feature Films  120'<
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Festival start: 01 June 2022      Festival end: 05 June 2022

6th Babul Eco Film Fest 2022 has both competitive and non-competitive sections.
1) Short Film Contest on topic ENVIRONMENT below 5 Mins]

2) BEFF 2022 SCREENINGS invites filmmakers to submit their ecofilms [ dealing any aspect related to Environment, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development] for screening to the discerning ecolovers of India. The main festival happens in Hyderabad 3-6 June 21 at the historic Sarathi Studios, Hyderabad, Telangana and later travels to different places.

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Prize money of INR.50,000/- [ USD 700 ] will be awarded to the winners in Short Film Category. This includes:

~ USD 350 for ANIMATION short films [open for all countries]
1st Prize 200 USD
2nd Prize 100 USD
3rd Prize 50 USD

~ ₹25,000/- for other short films [Indian Entries]
1st Prize ₹14000
2nd Prize ₹7000
3rd Prize ₹4000

Topic for 5th BEFF2021 is ENVIRONMENT. Cash award, citation and memento will be given to the winners.

All the selected films ( Foreign and Indian ) will get laurels, screening certificates.


~ Films should cover one or more aspects of Environment, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development. All genres, including documentaries, narratives, shorts, children’s films, and experimental films, PSAs are all welcome. The quality of the film production will also be considered and weighed. Animation includes: traditional animation, 2D animation, 3D animation, motion graphics, and stop motion

~ Film run-time: Upto 120 mins

~ Format: MP4 / AVI / MOV

~ Films shot on mobile are also accepted

~ Non-English films should have English

~ Win Laurels, get a screening certificate and Recognition.

~ Films made after 1.1.2019 are eligible.

~ Last date for submission: 15 MAY 2021 Saturday

The Jury for pre and final selection of film for 6th BEFF 2022 consist of personalities from the world of environment, media, cinema, and audio-visual, as well as entrepreneurs or artists engaged in and/or sensitive to environmental issues. Decision of the organisers regarding film selection is final.

By submitting their films, the filmmakers agree that BEFF can screen the films at different venues as part of the travelling BEEF festival.

~For the Short Film Contest, in addition to the above, the following rules also apply:

Duration: Below 5 minutes ( including credits )

Total prize money of Rs.50,000/- will be awarded. This includes:

~ USD 350 for Animation short films [open for all countries] and

~ ₹25,000/- for other short films [Indian Entries]

~ Films about Environment & Pandemic - Global <20 Mins

~ Ecosystem Restoration <60 min theme of World Environment Day for 2022

Note: While we make all efforts to hold a live physical event, however, due to prevailing situation the festival holds the right to postpone/defer or convert to online virtual festival.



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