Noida International Film Festival-14

NIFF-14 // Noida International Film Festival-14

4th edition

Feb 12, 2018 Estimated
Noida, India

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Any type, Animation, Children, Commercial, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Music video, Narrative fiction, Student, TV
Film length Full length, Mid-length, Short
Genre Action, Adventure, Alternative, Art, Avantgarde, B-Movie, Biography, Burlesque, Classics, Comedy, Comedy drama, Crime, Culture, Dance, Dramedy, Environmental, Family, Fantastic

Mission / description Miniboxoffice International Film Festival is now Noida International Film Festival. After having three successful editions of Miniboxoffice International Film Festival which caters mainly for short films only is now turned bigger with the addition of feature films section to it. The management of Miniboxoffice has renamed it on the name of India’s fastest developing city ‘NOIDA’. It’s a tribute to the city where Miniboxoffice starts in year 2010 and the city itself is the house of North India’s largest Film City.

NIFF objective is to feature great cinema of worldwide filmmakers in a big way & at the same time providing professional networking & introducing current trends of cinema to the participants. The festival goal is to empower independent filmmakers and committed to become premium movie going event which foster the growth of independent filmmakers.
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Festival website miniboxoffice.com/noidainternationalfilmfestival

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Class Founded: 2013
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Late deadline: Jan 20, 2017

Notification date: Jan 25, 2014

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Fees Fees range from 35.00 to 75.00 USD . See submission categories for details about fees.
Awards Total prize money: 0.00 USD
General rules Rules and Regulations:

Noida International Film Festival-2014

1. Entry Deadlines:

Regular Entry: 15 Jan 2014
Late Entry: 22 Jan 2014

2. Awards for both professional and students category-

Production Awards

? Best Feature Film ? Best Short Film ? Best Animation
?Best Documentary ? Best Music Video ? Best Director ?Special Festival Mention ?Special Jury Mention

Creative Awards

? Best Cinematography ? Best Editing ?Best Screenplay
? Best VFX

Performance Awards

? Best Actor ? Best Actress

Music Awards

? Best Original Music ? Best Background Music

Companies/Institutional Awards

? Best film/Animation production institution (Academic)
[Award will be given on state/City basics Ex. Best in Kolkata, Maharashtra or UP etc]
? Best film production house:-
? Short/Documentary production house
? Ads/Animation production house
[Award will be given on state/City basics Ex. Best in Kolkata, Maharashtra or UP etc]

Award Criteria

Submission for Best Film Production Institution Award (Academic)

• Institution Show reel
• Submit DVD of any two student projects
• List of in-house resources.
• List of award winning productions
• List of alumni working with reputed film banners


• List of institution filmmaking faculty along with specialization & experience.

Submission for Best Film Production House Award

• Company Show reel
• Submit DVD of any two movies produced by company
• List of all movies produced by the company and mention if movies won any awards.
• List of professionals associated with the company (Like Directors, Cinematographers, Editors, Producers etc)
• Attach the CV’s of core team members

Certificate of participation + Miniboxoffic Movies Ratings will be given to all entries. The winners will be honored with certificate and trophy + short film distribution deal.

3. Entry FEE: No submission will be considered until the non-refundable entry fee has been paid.

Production Awards

? Best Feature Film ? Best Short Film ? Best Animation
?Best Documentary ? Best Music Video ? Best Director ?Special Festival Mention ?Special Jury Mention

Entry Fee: For all production awards

Feature Film: Rs.3500/ or $65
Short Film, Documentary, Animation & Music Video:
Students: Rs.1500/ or $ 35 | Professional: Rs.1800/ or $ 40


Creative Awards

? Best Cinematography ? Best Editing ? Best Screenplay ? Best VFX

Entry Fee: For all creative awards

Feature Film: Rs.3500/
Short Film, Documentary, Animation & Music Video:
Students: Rs.1200/or $ 35 | Professional: Rs.1500/ or $ 40


Performance Awards

? Best Actor ? Best Actress

Entry Fee: For all performance awards

Feature Film: Rs.3500/
Short Film & Music Video:
Students: Rs.1200/or $ 35 | Professional: Rs.1500/ or $ 40



Music Awards

? Best Original Music ? Best Background Music


Entry Fee: For all Music Awards

Feature Film: Rs.3500/
Short Film, Documentary, Animation & Music Video:
Students: Rs.1200/or $ 35 | Professional: Rs.1500/ or $ 40

Companies/Institutional Awards

? Best film production institution (Academic)
? Best film production house:

Entry Fee: For each companies/institutional award

Best film production institution (Academic): Rs.5000/ or $ 90
Best film production house:
? Short/Documentary production house: Rs.3000/ or $ 60
? Ads/Animation production house: Rs.5000/ or $ 90

Late Entry Fee: Rs.500 or $10 in addition to regular entry fee.

Entry Fee shall be paid via filmfestivallife.com


4. Film must be subtitled in English if language is other than English and Hindi.

5. Year of production & accepted movie duration:

Year of production: Jan-2011 onwards
Feature Films: more than 60 min
Short Film: up-to 60min
Documentary: up-to 60 min

6. The decision of the Jury will be final and can’t be challenged.


7. NIFF-14 stages/process:

• Entry submission as per rules & regulations.
• Notification of shortlisted regular entries by the festival office on 20 Jan 2014 & shortlisted late entries notification on 25 Jan 2014.
• Delegate registration to attend NIFF-14 at Noida. All filmmakers must have registered as delegate to attend the festival. Hospitality charges are applicable for filmmakers & attendees, which include lunch, tea/coffee with cookies & master classes.
• Festival movies screening & workshops followed by award ceremony in Noida on 8 Feb 2014.

8. Noida International Film Festival-14 does not take any type financial commitment for the expense incurred on the correspondence by the participant. All Travel, Lodging & Boarding and other miscellaneous expenses will have to be borne by the participant himself for attending the festival. No request for the same will be entertained.

9. Once the film submitted can’t be withdrawn in any circumstances, however festival director reserve the rights to disqualify any film on certain grounds.

10. By submitting movie to Noida International Film Festival, filmmaker/producer takes the whole responsibility of copyright issues of music, script and other creative and technical aspects of film.

11. Filmmakers are requested to submit the following through email at NIFF@miniboxoffice.com .
• Synopsis of the movie.
• Crew & Cast List.
• Biography & Filmography of Film director.
• Photograph of Director.
• Still and Posters of film in JPEG format.

12. Submission- Submit your entry via filmfestivallife.com


Address:

Jyoti Singh
Noida International Film Festival-14
K-502, Plumeria Garden Estate, Omicron-III
Greater Noida-201308, (Delhi NCR) UP, India
Tel: +91 120-4129059, +91 9582320467