ICA - International Cultural Artifact Film Festival (1)


16 Apr 2019
Call for entries

30 Jun 2019
Early deadline

31 Aug 2019
Standard deadline

31 Oct 2019
Late deadline

30 Nov 2019
Festival closed

15 Dec 2019
Notification date

28 Dec 2019
29 Dec 2019


Deccan ,  411020, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Festival description
Short film festival 60'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 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  60'<
 Any language
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Festival start: 28 December 2019      Festival end: 29 December 2019

Pune is Popular for Education it is also known as “Oxford of the East”. In our festival we are trying to take Film Makers to That Level. The “International Cultural Artifact Film Festival” is a festival that showcases the best independent films from around the world. We strongly believe that every movie is the result of hard work and, as such, they deserve our jury’s full attention during the evaluation and the best works deserve our acknowledgement and appreciation. Not only do prizes to the winners, but we also connect film makers to our network of professionals. Connecting filmmakers with our extensive database of agents, distributors and other industry professionals.

Production Awards
Best Short Films
(21,000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Documentary
(21,000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Animation Films
(11,000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Music Video
(11,000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Mobile Film
(11,000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Ad. Film
(11,000/- Trophy & Certificate)

Creative Awards
Best Director
(5000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Cinematography
(5000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Editor
(5000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Screenplay-Dialogues
(5000/-Trophy & Certificate)
Best VFX
(5000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Concept
(5000/- Trophy & Certificate)
Best Music/Background Music
(5000/- Trophy & Certificate)

Performance Awards
Best Actor (Trophy & Certificate)
Best Actress (Trophy & Certificate)
Best Child Actor (Trophy & Certificate)

Lifetime Achievement Award
(Veteran Actor/Actress/Technician form Indian Film Industry) (15,000/- Memento)

Special Jury Mentioned
(Best Content for Social Awareness – 15000/- Memento)

Public Choice - Best Poster Award
Cash Prize, Trophy and Certificate


1. Films without English Subtitles (except English
Films), shall not be considered for selection.
2. Films submitted with watermarks or logos shall be
3. Only Trailers or promos cannot be submitted for
selection process.
4. Film Download link with password is preferred,
DVD or Bluray are also accepted as hard copies.
5. If submitting hard copies, Two full HD
DVDs/Bluray should be sent by courier to the
Festival office Along with a hard copy of this
entry form duly filled. DVDs must be labeled with
film title, director Name, duration, phone number
and email id on them.
6. Director pic, Poster, Making Stills, Film
Synopsis, and Payment Receipt may be attached in
an email.
7. For submissions coming from outside India, the
packages must be marked, “For Festival & Cultural
Purpose only, No Commercial value”.
8. ICAFF does not pay screening fees to film makers.
9. ICAFF will not return the Films submitted online
or video DVDs during or after the festival.
10. Censor certificate is not mandatory.
11. Multiple entries can be submitted, but with
separate entry forms. Each film is considered as
a new entry.


1. ICAFF reserves the right to showcase the film so
submitted perpetually anywhere (other festivals,
Television, online etc.).
2. ICAFF reserves the right to include the film and
related material in its promotional activities.
3. All Decisions made by the Appointed “Selection
Committee” regarding Selections, screenings,
awards at the Festival in entirety will be final.
In case of Dispute, decision of the President is
4. The film makers and their representatives
undertake to use the official logo and the status
of their Selection or Award strictly in
conformation with DIFF 2019 designs and they
further undertake to use such festival logo in all
their promotions, posters and marketing
publications with the consent of the festival.
5. A film selected for the festival does not run in
competition automatically. A Jury will select the
films which feature in Competition.
6. The Festival shall not bear / reimburse any
freight or other charges in foreign or Indian
7. Once selected for screening, the film shall not be
8. Last date of submissions of Entries is 31/10/2019
and Date of Intimation of Selection will be
9. Only Film Produced from 1 January 2016 till date can be submitted.



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