Call for Entry: FRAME-O-LOGY, an International Student Film Festival

Organizer: The Department of BFA in Digital Filmmaking and VFX, Techno India University in West Bengal, India in association with iNurture Education Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

About the Film Festival

  • Event Date: 24th September 2022
  • No Submission Fee or Entry Fee
  • Last Date of Submission: 12th September 2022
  • Event Venue: Techno India University, EM-4, Sector V, Salt Lake, Kolkata-70009, West Bengal, India

Awards and Prizes

  • Short Film (Live action/Animation) – 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize
  • Short Documentary – 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize
  • Still Photography – 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize
  • All the officially selected/nominated submissions will be awarded with a merit certificate

Objectives of the Festival

  • The festival aims to support the films that have been made as well as to inspire and support student filmmaking. 
  • To foster among the students an academic environment for the study of filmmaking.
  • To use film as a medium for cultural interaction.


  • Short Film (Live action, Animation)
  • Short Documentary
  • Photography (Photo Theme: Celebration) 

Rules & Regulations

  • All the entries must be original.
  • Only one film/photograph can be submitted by one participant.
  • Once a film/photograph has been submitted for participation it cannot be withdrawn.
  • Films/photographs must be submitted online via Google Form/FilmFreeway with links of YouTube, Vimeo or Google drive.
  • By entering the festival, the entrant agrees that the organiser will not be held liable for any copyright infringements perpetrated by you or your short film or photograph.
  • Contestants should agree to accept and be bound by the decisions of the festival and its judges which are final and binding in all matters.
  • The decision of the selection committee is final and no further correspondence will be entertained.
  • All the finalists will be notified by phone call or email.
  • Winners will be selected by a judging panel of film industry professionals and non-industry professionals and academicians.

Submission Criteria

Short Film and Short Documentary:

  • Film must be submitted in .mp4 format (maximum duration: 20 mins).
  • Subtitles (in English) are mandatory for regional language (non-English) films.
  • Short films that are submitted must be entrants original works and shall not infringe on any copyrights or any other rights of any third parties.
  • Contestants agree that they have obtained all required permissions regarding music, sound and/ or images presented in your short film.
  • All films will be judged equally based on: Content Originality (quality of story line, and script) Production (camera work, lighting, and shot composition) Post-Production (editing, transitions, pacing, continuity, and flow) Image (focus, colour, and lighting), Sound Quality (clarity, consistency of audio levels, and lack of noise), and Acting skill


  • Photographs must be related to the theme i.e., ‘Celebration’
  • Photographs must be submitted in .jpeg format.
  • Officially selected/nominated photographs must be submitted to the organiser in print format (A4 or 12”X8” size photo paper

Submission Links

Google Form Link: Click Here

FilmFreeway Link: Click Here


Festival Director: ABHIJIT GHOSH,

Festival Convener: Dr. JYOTIRMAY DE


SOURAV: +91-8777019093
ARPITA: +91-9073070039

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Festival Website: Visit Here

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