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Rules for Submission

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1. You shall not copy, duplicate, download, post, publish, modify or otherwise distribute
the material on this site for any commercial use or for any purpose.

2. Content that is submitted to CPC shall be owned exclusively and in perpetuity by event organizing company. Such exclusive ownership means that, AAFT, its parent, subsidiary, and/or affiliated companies have the unrestricted, perpetual, and exclusive right to use, reproduce, modify, translate, transmit, and distribute any and all materials and communications regarding and including submitted content AAFT is under no obligation to give credit or pay any consideration to you for your content.

II. AAFT do not assume responsibility or liability for any submitted content or for any claims, damages or losses resulting from any use of the materials contained therein.

The Competition:

  • Task: Shooting a Film/Music Video / News/ Still Image on MOBILE PHONE
  • Registration Deadline: 11th January 2017
  • Length of the video: 3 minutes maximum
  • Shooting Technique: Mobile Phone (cell phone)
  • Registration Fee: None
  • Purpose: To unleash the creative spark of the participants by using nontraditional means of technology like the Cell Phone and create both motion and still imagery.
  • The Task: Participants can shoot a Video (max. 3 minutes) or Still Picture using a mobile phone.


The entries for the competition will revolve around the realm of:

  • Fiction / Music Video (up to 3 Minutes )
  • Reality / Electronic News Gathering (up to 3 Minutes )
  • Still Image

Announcement of Result:

  • The film entries received from various countries will be judged by an international jury in New Delhi.
  • The result for the 3 winner of the Cell Phone Cinema festival will be announced later.
  • The list of the film entries qualified for the finals will be disclosed through the Internet.


  • 1. Participation certificates to every qualified entry
  • 2. Three Awards for fiction/Music Video
    • I. Rs. 10,000/- 1st Award + Citation
    • II. Rs. 5,000/- 2nd Award + Citation
    • III. Rs. 3,000/- 3rd Award + Citation
  • 3. Three Award for reality /Electronic News Gathering
    • I. Rs. 10,000/- Award + Citation
    • II. Rs. 5,000/- Award + Citation
    • III.Rs. 3,000/- Award + Citation
  • 4. Three Awards for Still Image
    • I. Rs. 10,000/- Award + Citation
    • II. Rs. 5,000/- Award + Citation
    • III. Rs. 3,000/- Award + Citation
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