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Kala Samruddhi
International Film Festival 2019
Reg No.MH19D0031667

Regular Deadline : 14th February 2019
Late Deadline : 1st April 2019
Extended Deadline : 25th April 2019
Late Extended Deadline : 15th May 2019
Notification Date : 20th May 2019
Event Date : 20th, 22th June 2019

About Us

After successfully organising Kala-Samruddhi International Short Film Festival 2018, Battku Entertainment alongwith Qrius Films, and in conjunction with the Lakecity International Film Festival (Gwalior) is all set to welcome you for a full fledged International Film Festival in Mumbai.

With films projecting over three days, we are all set to organise our full fledged International edition of the festival. An inclusive and spirited festival designed to honor true film artists; Team Kala Samruddhi is all set to bring in celebrated juries consisting of several elite actors, eminent film makers and critics from India and across the globe to judge the best films across all categories. Golden, Silver and Bronze trophies to the winners are part of the competition in categories like Best Feature Film, Best Documentary, Best Short Fiction, Best Animation film, etc. Besides, technical awards will also be given for Best Cinematography, Editing and Sound Design. Other highlights are the Special Jury award, Best Debut film award as well as Best Actor and Best Actress awards will also be given.

Apart from films in various competition categories, the directorate is also contemplating screening of best films including retrospectives and best of festivals. Special packages like Iran, Azerbaijan, Russian and Turkish films, French short films, films from South East Asia are being organized.

We therefore invite you to participate in this upcoming International Film Festival in June 2019. Submit your film and be included in our diverse program, and also have a chance to win one of our many awards at KSIFF - a collaborative platform for filmmakers that brings great talent together, and helps launch careers.

MEET OUR TEAM

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Ramesh Pawar
The Festival Director

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Dilip Jagdale
Festival Incharge

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Suraj Bane
Festival Co-Director

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Raj Havaldar
Festival Manager

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Sunil Kshirsagar
Festival Executive

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Devid Ganesh
Festival Chief Executive

FESTIVAL REGULATIONS

FILM ENTRY SUBMISSION LAST DATE & ENTRY FEES

DOCUMENTARY

Documentary in any language with English subtitles. Documentary Films should be below 40 mins and can be from any country/countries of production.

  • Earlybird Deadline:
    INR 1200 Only
  • Regular Deadline :
    INR 1700 Only
  • Late Deadline:
    INR 2200 Only
  • Extended Deadline:
    INR 2700 Only
  • Late Extended Deadline:
    INR 3000 Only

MUSIC VIDEO

Music Video submission should be 10 mins and below and can be from any country/countries of production

  • Earlybird Deadline:
    INR 800 Only
  • Regular Deadline:
    INR 1200 Only
  • Late Deadline:
    INR 1600 Only
  • Extended Deadline:
    INR 2000 Only
  • Late Extended Deadline:
    INR 2400 Only

SHORT FILMS

Short Films in any language upto 30 mins only. If other than marathi Hindi & English ,your film should have English Subtitles

  • Earlybird Deadline:
    INR 800 Only
  • Regular Deadline:
    INR 1200 Only
  • Late Deadline:
    INR 1600 Only
  • Extended Deadline:
    INR 2000 Only
  • Late Extended Deadline:
    INR 2400 Only

FEATURE FILMS

Feature film submission should be 70 mins and above and can be from any country/countries of production

  • Earlybird Deadline:
    INR 2000 Only
  • Regular Deadline:
    INR 2500 Only
  • Late Deadline:
    INR 3000 Only
  • Extended Deadline:
    INR 3500 Only
  • Late Extended Deadline:
    INR 4000 Only

Dates & Deadlines

October 31, 2018 Opening Date

December 31, 2018 Earlybird Deadline

February 14, 2019 Regular Deadline

April 1, 2019 Late Deadline

April 25, 2019 Extended Deadline

May 15, 2019 Late Extended Deadline

May 20, 2019 Notification Date

June 20 – 22, 2019 Event Date

Indian Participants
Bank A/c. No.: 00000034670493001
Account Holder Name: Suraj Bane
IFSC Code : SBIN0001975
Bank Name: SBI bank
Bank Address: 12,JAI PRAKASH NARAYAN RD, NO.2,
GOREGAON EAST, MUMBAI
Or PAYTM to 8451904242

Awards & Prizes

The following Awards are constituted in FOREIGN / INDIAN categories for Feature Films / Short Films / Documentary / Animation & Music Videos

  1. BEST FEATURE FILM
  2. BEST DOCUMENTARY
  3. BEST SHORT FILM
  4. BEST CHILDREN FILM
  5. BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM
  6. BEST FILM ON SOCIAL ISSUES
  7. BEST ENVIRONMENTAL FILM
  8. BEST DEBUTANTE DIRECTOR
  9. BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
  10. BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
  11. BEST MUSIC DIRECTOR
  12. BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
  13. BEST DIRECTOR
  14. BEST ACTRESS
  15. BEST ACTOR
  16. BEST EDITOR
  17. BEST MUSIC
  18. BEST STORY
  19. BEST SCREENPLAY
  20. BEST MUSIC VIDEO
  21. BEST FILM - LOCAL TALENT
  22. BEST VFX FILM
  23. BEST PUBLIC SERVICE FILM
  24. SPECIAL JURY MENTION CERTIFICATE

Rules & Terms

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR SUBMISSION & PARTICIPATION

The festival will not interact with anyone except the submitter and/ or the producer of the film. If any person - be it the actor, writer, director or anyone from the production crew tries to forcibly extract information about the status of the film from the festival authorities, the festival will have absolute rights to DISQUALIFY THE FILM from competition and/ or screening which you may kindly note. At the same time, the festival may take the decision to ban the production house completely from sending entries to the future editions of the festival.

Open to filmmakers worldwide, all genres and lengths depending on the categories mentioned.

Filmmakers can submit more than one entry to the festival in any category.
- All films that are not in English must have English language subtitles.
- Each entry must be a separate submission which includes form and payment for each submission.
- To apply for special categories including Best Film / Best Director / Best Experimental film and the like, Filmmakers have to submit in the main category and only then you will be eligible for the special categories.
- Any entry that comes only in the Special categories will not be eligible unless you have sent your entry in the main category - Shorts / Features / Documentary.
- The Festival reserves the right to determine eligibility of any work submitted.
- Entry fees are payable through FilmFreeway payment systems and are non-refundable.
- The decision of the Festival committee will be final and binding.

CORRESPONDENCE & SHIPPING ADDRESS:

Entry and participation of films at KalaSamruddhi International Film Festival imply unconditional acceptance of the rules. In unspecified cases, the Festival will make a final decision. All correspondence, publicity materials, DVD's should be addressed to:

The Festival Director
KALA SAMRUDDHI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Shiping Addrss:128 1st Floor Mastermind IV
Royal Palms Aarey road
Goregaon East Mumbai 400021
Email: Kalasamruddhi2018@gmail.com
Mob: 8433525722,9029352320
The Festival authorities will send the applicant online receipt / acknowledgement for the official entry of the film for festival.

NOTE: Festival Director, Programmer, Selection Panel and Jury shall determine selections and / or Award Winners at their sole discretion. The Festival authorities at any time would not entertain any request pertaining to selection films and / or awards. Decision of the festival authorities regarding all matters not expressly provided for in these rules and regulations or which require interpretation of the clauses mentioned above shall be final and binding to all parties.

Contact Us

Contact Info

Where to Find Us

The Festival Director
KALA SAMRUDDHI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 128 1st floor,
Royal Palms Mastermind IV Aarey road
Goregaon East Mumbai 400065

Email Us At

kalasamruddhi2018@gmail.com

Call Us At

Ramesh Pawar (festival Director) : 8433525722 / 9930441312
Suraj Bane (Festival co-Director): 9029352320
Dilip Jagdale(festival Chief executive) : 8451904242
Rajesh hawaldar (festival manager) : 83295 02733