CMS VATAVARAN announces its call for entries for the 11th CMS VATAVARAN International Film Festival and Forum on Environment & Wildlife to be held in November 2021 in India The bi-annual film festival and forum addresses contemporary environment and wildlife issues through the medium of films, forums, workshops, field visits, food festival, nature bazaar, etc.
Environment and wildlife filmmakers, amateurs, animators, student filmmakers are invited to submit films in 10 different categories in both Indian and International sections. Filmmakers can submit entries in these categories-
|THEMATIC CATEGORIES||GENERAL AWARD CATEGORIES|
|Water Conservation||Corporate & CSR Films|
|Wildlife Conservation||Amateur & Collage Student Films|
|Climate Change- Adaptation and Mitigation||School Student Film|
|Livelihoods & Sustainable Technologies||Short Film|
CMS VATAVARAN has also introduced the School Student, Amateur & College Student Film category to encourage young and budding filmmakers from schools and colleges to produce films on contemporary environment and wildlife issues.
Films entered will compete in the above mentioned categories, out of which 21 awards in Indian & International section will be selected. All the films will be evaluated on the basis of their ability to communicate the theme through compelling storytelling.