Short films News
Filmit India Film Festival for school students is back!
INTACH’s short film initiative for school students teaches children to make short films on the environment, culture and heritage
The Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) holds a short films contest, the Filmit India Film Festival, for school students every year, in which children have to make films on India’s culture and heritage. In February 2013, the winners of last year’s competition were declared. INTACH has now begun training sessions in schools for the 2014 film festival, in collaboration with an expert from the United Kingdom. Click here to read more
Anurag Kashyap-Sudhir Mishra: Selling short?
The hatke directors of Bollywood have come together to endorse a short-film contest
Anurag Kashyap and Sudhir Mishra are known for making films that stray from the domain of commercial masala entertainers. Over the years they have found many takers for their brand of cinema, and are pushing the envelope within their means. Click here to read more
Karthi Sivakumar does a film on cyber crime
Tamil star Karthi Sivakumar does his bit for Tamil Nadu. The cyber crime wing of Tamil Nadu police department approached the actor for a short film to create awareness on online frauds
The state police came to Karthi Sivakumar with the idea to be part of the initiative. The Paruthiveeran and Paiyaa star plunged right in without a second thought. He took time off from his busy shooting schedule to act in the short film. Click here to read more