Screen Short Fest

The International Short Film Fesival of Kolkata

Screen Short Fest is an International Short Film Festival of Kolkata, organised by Nineven Entertainment LLP. On this year, we are also going to organise the festival, and unlike the other versions of the festival, we are making different Categories, and all the films will be in the Competitive Section. Please find the details in this page. We are organising this festival to show some fabulous short films around the world, in front of the viewers of Kolkata.

Screen Short Fest 2017

The International Short Film Fesival of Kolkata

Screen Short Fest 2017 is an International Short Film Festival, running in its Third Year. The festival is the brain child of Mr. Soham Banerjee, and organised by his company Nineven Entertainment LLP, with the venture partner IgniterApp Development LLP.

The festival invites all short film makers, with their short films, in the live action and Animation genre, in any language (with English Subtitle), with in the 20 minutes duration (including the title and credits).

The festival aims to showcase the best of latest short films of the world in front of the Film lovers of Kolkata, India.

Awards of Screen Short Fest 2017

For International Short Films:


1) Best International Short Film

2) Best International Animation Film

All the officially selected Short films will get the Laurel of the festival, and Official Selection certificates of the festival. Winner will get an additional Winner Certificate also.

For Indian Short Films:


1) Best Indian Short Film

2) Best Bengali Short Film

3) Best Director in Bengali Short Film

4) Best Background Score in Bengali Short Film

5) Best Cinematography in Bengali Short Film

6) Best Editing in Bengali Short Film

7) Best Actor in Bengali Short Film

The Award Winner will get the Laurel of the Festival, the Official Selection Certificate, the Winner Certificate and also the Winners Trophy from the Festival Coordinator.

All the Officially selected Short films will get the Laurel of the festival and also the Official Selection Certificate, and a Memento from the Festival Coordinator.

If the crew member of any Officially Selected Short Films, or Winning Short Films are not present in the venue, the Winning Trophy or Memento will not be presented to the film, although we will send the soft copy of the certificates to their official email inbox.

Rules and Regulations of Screen Short Fest 2017


The film Duration of the film should be within 20 minutes (Including Credits).

The decision of the Jury will be final and no alteration will be entertained.

Screen Short fest 2017 does not take any type of financial commitment for the expense incurred on the correspondence by the participants. All Travel, Lodging and Boarding and other miscellaneous expenses will have to be borne by the participant himself for attending the festival. No request for the same will be entertained.

If the Submitted Short Film is Publicly Available in any YouTube Channel or in Vimeo or in any other Public Video Platforms what so ever, the Short Film will not be Selected for the Festival.

Once the film submitted can’t be withdrawn in any circumstances. However festival director reserve the rights to disqualify any films on certain grounds.

The Submission FEE for Bengali Short Film is Rs. 500/- till Regular Deadline 15th November, 2017 and Rs. 700/- Till Late Deadline 15th December 2017 The Notification Date of the fstival is on 25th December, 2017

By submitting short films and documentaries in Screen Short Fest 2017 film makers /producers takes the whole responsibility of copyright issues of music, script and other creative and technical aspects of the film.

Filmmakers are requested to submit the following through email at screenshort2015@gmail.com

For Bengali Film Makers

Bengali Films Makers can Submit their short films through Courier also, in this following address:

Nineven Entertainment LLP
Attn: Soham Banerjee
B-15/ 71, Dhanshiri Apartment,
Kalyani, Nadia.
Pin: 741235
Call: +91 8116920890

The Film should be in 1920*1080 (FULL HD) resolution or in 1280*720 (HD) resolution, in h.264 mp4 version

The parcel must State Clearly NO COMMERCIAL VALUE. FOR FESTIVAL PREVIEW ONLY. The festival will not cover any expense regarding this matter. Please note Do not use fibre envelopes as the material can be damaged as well as the festival viewing equipment. please pack adequetly

    Check List before submitting

  • Synopsis of the Film
  • Crew and Cast List.
  • Biography and Filmography of the Film Director
  • Photograph or Headshot of the Film Director
  • Still and posters of the film in JPEG format.

The Nineven Entertainment LLP can show the trailer of the Officially Selected Short films to their Website and YouTube Channel for promotional purpose only of the festival Screen Short Fest 2017. By Submitting in this festival the film makers are giving the rights to show the trailers of their short films to the festival organizer.

Screen Short Fest 2017

Official Selection List of Screen Short Fest 2017

International Short Films
Arriving by J.Prada and K. Prada (Spain)
Fabrication by Bahaa Alkadumy (Iraq)
Count Down by Komalankutty Methil (UAE)
Flipped Out by Jae Bae (USA) (Animation)
Out of My Mind by William Anugerah (Australia) (Animation)
National Short Films
The Waltz directed by Sanjiban Nath
Urmi's Cat directed by Soumadeep Sen
Moh Dia Tandhaa directed by Priyanka Gill
Living Idle directed by Ramana
Mum directed by Akash Mihani
Bengali Short Films
Little Magazine directed by jayjit Mukherjee
Ashirbad - Blessings... directed by Smrijit Ghosh
Autumn Flakes directed by Soham Bhowmik
Upohar - The Gift directed by Abhik Das
Kite directed by Dr. Anirban Ghosh

Semi Finalist of Bengali short films

Mindscape by Deepalok Bhattacharjee
Swapno Chak by Amit Dutta
Utthan by Souvik Dey
Khoj by Meet Vasudevan

The Finalist are in the Official Selection List, and will get Official Selection Laurel, Certificate and May Win Awards

The Semi Finalist films will get the Semi Finalist Laurel and the certificate from Screen Short Fest

Contact Us



P.O. Kalyani, Dist. Nadia, PIN: 741235