DIMFF 2021 extend film submission date
Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival 2021 (DIMFF) has announced that they are extending their film submission date for the enthusiastic participants.The DIMFF film submission has been extended till Thursday, 29 October, 2020. The procedure of film submission is film freeway that one can find easily through their website: www.dimff.net, reported by the news release.
"Till the first deadline of DIMFF 2021 film submissions we have got 167 films from 23 countries in three categories and we hope we will get more films in the brand new deadline", happily announced by DIMFF Film Submission manager Mohammed Farhad Hossain Fahad, who's caring for the film submission processes.
This festival has three categories; Screening, Competition and ABOUT A MINUTE Film. This season for the first time, DIMFF 2021 adds an award on Screening category, the "DIMFF Best Film Award". Anyone from anyplace around the world without age limitation can submit their film in the Screening category, and the film length could be of any duration. In your competition category, only university students can submit their film with a maximum ten minutes long; the very best film from this category will receive "Cinemascope Best Film".
For the institution going students from 1 to 12 grades, DIMFF has introduced the "One-minute film" category, which is often the 1-minute length with titles and credits and the best film out of this category will get "ULAB Young Filmmaker" award.
It is also mandatory to include English subtitle in films, and one director can submit at least two films in this festival.Each year following the regular submission date has ended, DIMFF extended their deadline to ensure that they can accommodate as much films as they can with a minimal late submission fee.
The objective of this extension also ensures a good chance to the university students in addition to the first time indie filmmakers to showcase their talent on this platform after gathering filmmaking experience through multiple workshops DIMFF offers through the entire semesters. The 7th Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival - DIMFF 2021 has started its film submission process from 3rd April, 2020 and the festival's curtain will rise on 26 & 27 February 2021.