The Call for Entries invites film submissions for the International VESAK 2012 Buddhist Film Festival.
The International VESAK 2012 Buddhist Film Festival will be held from the 5th to 6th of May, in Colombo Sri Lanka
AwardLight of Asia Award is presented under each winning categories
We Exhibit films continuously throughout the year during each Poya Festival. Once accepted for Buddhist Film Festival presentation, your film is eligible for all Festivals in the season. Submissions are accepted year round; we will promote your Films worldwide and in our website .www.buddhistfilmfestival.com
Short Film - Films which convey a Buddhist theme . (Recommended duration is 12 minutes).
Documentary Films- Documentary Films on Buddhist themes, Monuments , Art , Artifacts ,Festivals ,Events ,Places of interest Etc .(Recommended duration 10-20 minutes).
Feature Films- Feature Films on Buddhist theme. This will be an exhibition ( There is no time limit).
Animation Films- Animated Films on Buddhist themes.(Recommended Duration 3-12 minutes)
Mobile Films- Movies made using Camera phones with a Buddhist Theme.(Recommended duration is 3-5 minutes).
Buddhist Music Videos - Audio Visual presentation to relax and heal your mind.
Docu Dramas- Documentary Drama on Buddhist themes, events and places of interest.(Recommended duration 10-20 minutes
Local Film Makers can ither directly mail there Films or Submit Online .
Two Copies of your film in DVD format (PAL or NTSC ) can be submitted with the application form to :
No 42 Lester James Peries Mawatha
Tel : +94 11 4012 482