International Film and Television Club along with Asian Academy of Film and Television (AAFT) have decided to go ahead with the third International festival of mobile cinema at Marwah Studios in the third week of January 2010 [press release]
The purpose of the festival is to unleash the creative spark of the participants by using non traditional means of technology like the Cell Phone and create both motion and still imagery.
All entries to be created using a mobile phone. The entries should be original and not infringe on any copy right law. All work to be either uploaded on batchbuzz.com or the body of work can be sent on CD at the festival office. The last date pf registration is 15-Jan-2010. The video length should be 3 minutes maximum.
The film entries received from various countries will be judged by an international jury in New Delhi and 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.
“We are ready for the show again, idea is to promote young talent who are keen in expressing them selves through this cheapest mode of cinema that is mobile.” said Marwah announcing 3rd festival. There will be three categories of fiction and music video, reality or electronic media and still image. The total prize money will be around 2000 US dollars.