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15th Edition of Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF)

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The 15th Edition of Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) is scheduled to be held from 28th January to 3rd February 2018. MIFF is a biennial documentary, short fiction and animation film festival organized by the Films Division under the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India. In the past, the MIFF has been attended by documentary and animation film-makers from all over the world; and it has become one of the flagship events in India. It may be noted that the Golden Conch, the prestigious top award of MIFF amounting to approximately INR 6 Million, recognizes the best talent in documentary & animation film making.

2. Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Govt. of India seeks participation of interested documentary and animation film-makers in different countries. Documentary films, short fiction (upto 45 minutes), and animation films produced between September 1st, 2015 to August 31st, 2017 are eligible for entry in the relevant category. The last date for submitting entries is November 15, 2017.

3. Details about the event, including entry form, rules & regulation, and other contact details are available on the website www.miff.in . The contact person from the Films Division is Ms. Swati Pandey, Director, Films Division, Ministry of I&B, Mumbai. She could be approached on the email ID diradmin@filmsdivision.org and telephone number +91-22-23524095.