WAYS TO PARTICIPATE

We are excited to see you participate in TNFF. For this second edition of the Tamil Nadu Film Festival, we have various opportunities for you to participate;

  1. Submit your film with a small entry fee
  2. Register for the exclusive online workshops conducted by renowned people for a fee
  3. Register with a fee for membership passes to watch the best collection of independent films

SUBMIT YOUR FILM

INTERNATIONAL ENTRIES

INTERNATIONAL Narrative Feature

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 45 minutes to a maximum run time of 120 Minutes are eligible under Narrative Feature

INTERNATIONAL Documentary Feature

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 50 Minutes and above and up to any length are eligible under the Form: Documentary Feature.

INTERNATIONAL Animated Feature

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 120 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Animated Feature.

INTERNATIONAL Short Film

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 5 Minutes to a maximum run time of 45 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Film.

INTERNATIONAL Short Documentary

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 50 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Documentary.

INTERNATIONAL Short Animation

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a maximum run time of 45 Min are eligible under Animated Film

INTERNATIONAL Music Video

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Videos with a maximum run time of 7 Min are eligible under Music Video

INTERNATIONAL Short-short Film

Films originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 5 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short-Short Film.

NATIONAL ENTRIES

NATIONAL Narrative Feature

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language and ONLY from INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 45 minutes to a maximum run time of 120 Minutes are eligible under Narrative Feature

NATIONAL Documentary Feature

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 50 Minutes and above and up to any length are eligible under the Form: Documentary Feature.

NATIONAL Animated Feature

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Animated films with a run time of 45 to 120 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Animated Feature.

NATIONAL Short Film

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 5 Minutes to a maximum run time of 45 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Film.

NATIONAL Short Documentary

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Documentary films with a run time of 0 to 50 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Documentary.

NATIONAL Short Animation

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Animated films with a run time of 0 to 45 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Animated Short.

NATIONAL Music Video

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Music Videos with a run time of 0 of 7 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Music Video.

NATIONAL Short-short Film

Films from India must be submitted in NATIONAL CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 5 Minutes including credits are eligible under the Form: Short-Short Film.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ENTRIES

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Narrative Feature

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 45 minutes to a maximum run time of 120 Minutes are eligible under Narrative Feature

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Documentary Feature

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 50 Minutes and above and up to any length are eligible under the Form: Documentary Feature.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Animated Feature

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 120 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Animated Feature.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Short Film

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 5 Minutes to a maximum run time of 45 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Film.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Short Documentary

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 50 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Documentary.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Short Animation

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a maximum run time of 45 Min are eligible under Animated Film

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Music Video

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Videos with a maximum run time of 7 Min are eligible under Music Video

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Short-short Film

Films made BY STUDENTS and originating from outside India must be submitted in INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language and from anywhere in the world except INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 5 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short-Short Film.

NATIONAL STUDENT ENTRIES

NATIONAL STUDENT Narrative Feature

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 45 minutes to a maximum run time of 120 Minutes are eligible under Narrative Feature

NATIONAL STUDENT Documentary Feature

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 50 Minutes and above and up to any length are eligible under the Form: Documentary Feature.

NATIONAL STUDENT Animated Feature

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Animated films with a run time of 45 to 120 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Animated Feature.

NATIONAL STUDENT Short Film

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Films with a minimum run time of 5 Minutes to a maximum run time of 45 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Film.

NATIONAL STUDENT Short Documentary

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Documentary films with a run time of 0 to 50 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Short Documentary.

NATIONAL STUDENT Short Animation

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Animated films with a run time of 0 to 45 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Animated Short.
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NATIONAL STUDENT Music Video

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Music Videos with a run time of 0 of 7 Minutes are eligible under the Form: Music Video.

NATIONAL STUDENT Short-short Film

Films made BY STUDENTS from India must be submitted in NATIONAL STUDENT CATEGORY.

  • Films produced from 1st January 2020 are eligible to participate in the competition section of the TNFF.
  • Submit only films made by students.
  • If the film is selected for screening then the student must provide the student ID and letter from the college or school stating that this film was made while being a student of their school or college.
  • Submit student films made in any language in INDIA.
  • Films with a run time of 0 to 5 Minutes including credits are eligible under the Form: Short-Short Film.