About Festival

1. Best International short Film
2. Best Indian short films         3. Best student Film                4. People's Choice Award

Beside the best film awards, individual awards in following categories will also be awarded:
1.  Best Director
2.  Best Cinematographer
3.  Best Editing
4.  Best Actor Male
5.  Best Actor Female

6. Best film with social message

7. Best Environmental Film

8. Best film on women/girl child/female foetus

9. Best film for youth


Short films produced from 2014 to 2017 will be accepted..
Film of every genre will be accepted.
The film should be under 20 minutes duration.
The film must be sub-titled in English if it is in a language other than English or Hindi.
Ensure that there is no nudity or vulgarity in the film in terms of audios or visuals.
Audio track/music used in film should be your own or you must have license to use the music or audio of others. PCISFF will not be liable for any infringement.

The film should be submitted on a DVD or share your movie on VIMEO/YOUTUBE along with:-   1. Synopsis of the film in digital form  ( word or pdf) not  more than 200 words.  

2. Director’s biography with photo in digital form.

3. Dialogue list in English (in digital form).

4. Prescribed preview entry fee, which will be non-refundable under any circumstances


a) 15th January, 2017 to 30th April,2017

Preview screening fee $ 10 or INR. 500

        ( Student fee $ 5 or INR 250 )

b) 1st May, 2017 to 30th June, 2017

Preview screening fee $ 15 or INR. 750

       ( Student fee $ 10 or INR 500 )

c) 1st July, 2017 to 31st July, 2017 

Preview screening fee $ 20 or INR. 1000

         ( Student fee $ 15 or INR 750 )

Films can be submitted online through:







Ensure that there is no nudity or vulgarity in the film in terms of audio/ visuals or texts

Before submitting your entry/entries please be informed that your film(s) will be screened in various colleges and universities of Jaipur, free. The audience will watch and rate your film on the spot. On the basis of their ratings, top 30 films will be short listed. These 30 films will then be judged by our jury.

No compensation is admissible for the screening of your film(s). Your film(s) can also be shown on local or national TV channels. No royalty will be paid for such screening.

People expecting any payment for the screening of their films are requested not to send entry to PCISFF-2017


invites entries from across the globe for short  films under 20 minutes duration

Here is a chance for you to show your talent in short film making.
Come, show your creativity to the world.
Last date with normal fee:

30th April, 2017

2nd last date with late fee:

30th June, 2017

Final last date with late fee:

31st July, 2017

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