Shilpakala calls for submission to 3rd Bangladesh Short and Documentary Film Fest

Cultural Correspondent | Published at 11:01pm on February 02, 2021

Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy is calling on filmmakers to submit short and documentary films for the upcoming 3rd Bangladesh Short and Documentary Film Festival.

Interested filmmakers can submit their works, which have been made between 2019 and 2021, till February 28.

Participants will be able to register themselves on www.shilpakala.gov.bd.

Six films will be awarded in three different categories.  Best film will receive Tk 1 lakh, Best filmmaker will get Tk 50,000 and special jury award winner will get Tk 25,000.

‘Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy introduced this festival for providing a platform to young filmmakers to showcase their talent.  Any local filmmaker can participate in this festival. Filmmakers can submit their works online by visiting the academy’s website. The selected films will be screened during the 3rd Bangladesh Short and Documentary Film Festival,’ Hasan Mahmud, public relation officer of BSA, told New Age.