Call for entries to the International Children’s Film Festival

May 26, 2016

May 26, 2016

Filipino filmmakers are being invited to participate in the 16th International Children’s Film Festival to be held from July 1 to September 30, 2016 in Calcutta and other districts of West Bengal state.

Interested filmmakers may submit short stories or animated films not exceeding 100 minutes with contents appropriate for children ages 6 to 15.

Entries may be in DVD or Blu-ray format containing the film title, synopsis, production credits, and running time.

All works should be mailed not later than June 10, 2016, addressed to Parimal Mukherjee, General Secretary of Cine Central, Calcutta 2, Chowringhee Road, Calcutta – 700 013.

The International Children’s Film Festival is an annual program of Cine Central Calcutta (CCC), in collaboration with UNICEF, Nandan (West Bengal Film Centre), and various NGOs, created to help the children of India be familiarized with the various cultures around the globe.

CCC is the largest film society in India, conducting film festivals, film sessions, seminars, and exhibitions on a non-commercial basis for over 50 years.

For more information about the Festival, visit