Awards Conferred at the Festival
Film Critics Circle of India Award for BEST INDIAN SHORT FICTION FILM: ORUKKAM (20:47 mins) | Sankar G, LV Prasad Film & TV Academy–Chennai, India. ``For its subtle, sensitive handling of the dual theme of the plight of senior citizens, and of mercy killing.``
Kautik Award for BEST FOREIGN FILM: DAY 39 (14.43 min) | Jesse Gustafson, Film Division School of the Arts, Columbia University–USA
Kautik Award for BEST FILM: DAY 39 (14.43 min) | Jesse Gustafson, Film Division School of the Arts, Columbia University–USA
FILm SCREENINGS & THEATRE Open Forums, Workshops, Masterclasses, & a 5-Day Film Appreciation Camp
Pre-festival screening—April 06
Screening of in-competition docu & short fiction films: April 07-09
Children's special screening—April 10
Film Appreciation Camp—April 11-15
Award & Closing Ceremony—April 15
Industry professionals share their experience, & offer expert tips.
Practical & theoretical classes on the vital dos & don'ts.
Meet the Director
Student filmmakers speak about their films & interact with the audience.
From late morning to early evening, with lunch and tea breaks in between.
Moderated open forums on important film topics
Film Appreciation Camp
Conducted by FTII-Pune. Dates: April 11-15