Air Pollution short film contest

As part of Babul Eco Film Fest BEFF 2019 and to celebrate the theme of World Environment Day, we are conducting a Short Film contest on the topic AIR POLLUTION.

Submissions for 3rd BEFF Short Film Contest is open. Last date for submission is 26 May 2019.

Short films below 5 mins on the topic AIR POLLUTION in all genres are welcome.

Click for pdf of RULES- BEFF Rules

To submit film, please click here- Submit


  • Films should cover air pollution topics. All genres, including documentaries, narratives, shorts, children’s films, and experimental films, PSAs are all welcome and will be given equal consideration. The quality of the film production will also be considered and weighed. Animation includes: traditional animation, 2D animation, 3D animation, motion graphics, and stop motion
  • Film run-time: below 5 minutes [including credits]
  • Format: MP4 / AVI / MOV
  • Films shot on mobile are also accepted
  • Non-English films should have English Subtitles
  • Win Laurels and Cash Prizes worth INR. 10,000/-
  • Last date for submission: 26 MAY 2019

Entry fee 1000/- per entry. Students get 50% waiver in entry submission fees. For waiver code, please write to with the Student ID card copy.

Entry once paid is not refundable

Bank details:

Beneficiary Name: Babul Films Society

Current A/c no. 1461115000003340

Bank & Branch: Karur Vysya Bank, Manikonda Branch

IFSC Code: KVBL0001461

Entry fee can also be paid via Paytm number 9618082288

2 DVDs [along with synopsis of the film, bio of the director, director photo and working stills] to be couriered to:

Babul Films Society

S-4 Saregama Apartment, 2nd Floor,

Opp International School

Shaikpetnala, Chitra Puri Colony Post

Ranga Reddy Dist HYDERABAD

Telangana, India PIN 500 104

Phone: 961-808-2288

The jury for pre and final selection of short film competition of 3rd BEFF 2019 consist of personalities from the world of environment, media, movies, and audio-visual, as well as entrepreneurs or artists engaged in and/or sensitive to environmental issues. Decision of the organizers regarding film selection is final.

By submitting their films, the filmmakers agree that BEFF can screen the films at different venues as part of the travelling BEFF festival.