Kolkata International Wildlife & Environment Film Festival - India


3rd edition

Dec 15 - Dec 17, 2020
Kolkata, India

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Animation, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Narrative fiction, Student
Film length Full length, Mid-length, Short
Genre Environmental, Nature

Mission / description
Dear Friends,
I am extremely happy to welcome you at the 3rd Kolkata International Wildlife & Environment Film Festival – 2017 scheduled from 15th December to 17th December 2017 in the most culturally rich city of India, Kolkata.
We received overwhelming response from independent film maker fraternity from across the globe last year. We received more than 1910 entries from 119 Countries on the five categories of the festival.
We will get an unique opportunity to present your films to a large section of people, mainly students & youths across India & the world to various towns, cities, educational institutions & different responsible forums. Our main aim to create mass awareness for nature & wildlife conservation to common people mainly students & youths. We are the only festival who arrange special shows for underprivileged children & spent a portion of the budget for their upliftment process in the form of education materials, medicines, clothes etc. This is the unique social face of the festival.
Kolkata International wildlife & Environment Film Festival is chosen as most popular people’s choice festival. Our facebook page followers cross one lac fifty thousand already & moving on everyday.
We have introduced “TRAVELLING FESTIVAL” from this year, We already performed at NAGPUR, State – MAHARASHTRAin the month of January 2017 & at AGARTALA, State – TRIPURA in the month of February – 2017. We received tremendous response in both the places & nearly 20,000 students from 40 schools participated in the travelling festival.
We have to provide arrangements to show films at different school auditoriums even, to accommodate more students as the capacity of official Venue was full.
We have introduced unique concept of “GREEN – BRIGADE” from last year.We invite Write-up, drawings, poems or any creative regarding nature/wildlife/environment from students. We provide “GREEN – BRIGADE”Complimentary membership& ten plants to our green brigade members. We received tremendous response from thousands of students.
The Judgingof films made by eminent personalities from different section of life. We acknowledge your creativity keeping high standards.
We look forward to receive your films & hope you would be the winner of Prestigious “DESHAM GOLDEN TIGER” award.
I am sure you will enjoy the festival in fullest & return with many sweet experience & memories.
Thank you very much & see you soon.

Festival Director
3rd Kolkata International Wildlife & Environment Film Festival - 2017

full text less text

Festival website http://www.kiweff.in

Rate Favorite Share

No ratings yet. Be the first one to rate this festival!