CMS VATAVARAN announces its call for entries for the 12th CMS VATAVARAN International Film Festival and Forum on Environment & Wildlife to be held in February 2024 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 08 different categories in both Indian and International sections. Filmmakers can submit entries in these categories-
GENERAL AWARD CATEGORIES
Corporate & CSR Films
Amateur & Student Films
|Climate Change- Adaptation and Mitigation|
|Livelihoods & Sustainable Technologies||Short Films on Conservation|
Films entered will compete in the above mentioned categories, out of which 16 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.
There are 16 awards in 8 Indian and International categories. Indian awards carry a citation trophy and money ranging from INR 25,000 to 1,00,000. International awards carry a citation and a trophy.