The Entertainment Society of Goa is organizing the 3rd edition of the Short Film Center, held parallel to the International Film Festival of India Goa- 2010. Entries are invited from Short & documentary film makers to be a part of it.
Awards for the International Competition are the “Golden Lamp Tree Award” for best short/Documentary Film in International Competition carrying a cash prize of ` 5 lakhs, “Silver Lamp Tree Award” with cash prize of `3 lakhs and a “Special Jury Prize” with a cash prize of `2 lakhs.
A cash amount of ` 3 lakhs besides the “Vasudha Award” will be presented to the best film on environmental issues.
Entries may be submitted through www.shortfilmcenter.org and the last date for submission is 10th October 2010.
Last year, the jury members for the International Competition were Shaji Karun (Chairman of the Jury), Juhani Allanen , Michael Orth, Marina Anna Eich amd Philiph Cheah while the environmental competition was judged by Mike Pandey, Lucia Rikaki and Naira Margaryan.
Last year ‘Kelkkunnundo’ (Are you listening) won the Golden Lamp Award. While the Silver Lamp Award was bagged by ‘Wagah’ and ‘Pitch’ won the Special Jury Award.
Two films – ‘Underground Inferno’ and ‘Meltdown in Tibet’ were jointly declared the winners of the Vasudha Award last year.