Eligibility Criteria

  1. Film entries for the International and National Feature Length Competition should be over 60 minutes’ duration.
  2. Film entries for the International and National Short Film Competition should be from 5 minutes to 30 minutes’ duration.
  3. Entries for all competition must have English subtitles in them.
  4. All film entries should have been produced after 2015.
  5. All entries should be able to provide a high-quality screener link for the final screener if entries clear the selection stage. (For the submission, submitting a low resolution, but with clear video and audio, copy of the film will do.)
  6. All entries should adhere to the following video and audio format for the final screening:
    1. Video Container: MP4, MOV
    2. Resolution: 1920 X 1080 or higher
    3. Video Codec: AVC/h.264/X264
    4. Audio Codec: AAC, AC3
    5. Audio Channel: 2.0 Stereo
  7. All entries should be submitted via the online form at niff.org.np/submit-your-film within 30th September 2018