Babul Eco Film Festival

Babul Eco Film Festival 2020

Short Film Contest- Single Use Plastic

As part of Babul film festival BEFF 2020, we are conducting Short Film Contest on the topic Single Use Plastic.

Submission for 4th BEFF Short Film Contest is open. Last date for submission is 26 April 2020. Avail Early Bird Submissions till 31 January 2020 at discounted rate.

Short films below 5 mins on the topic SINGLE USE PLASTIC in all genres are welcome.

Click for pdf of RULES- BEFF Rules

Submit your film


  • Films should cover SINGLE USE PLASTIC topic. All genres, including documentaries, narratives, shorts, children’s films, and experimental films, PSAs Etc., 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 April 2020

Entry Fee 1000/- per entry [discounted fee for early bird till 31 Jan 2020]. 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:


Current A/c no. 1461115000003340

Bank & Branch: Karur Vysya Bank, Manikonda – Hyderabad

IFSC Code: KVBL0001461

Entry fee can also be paid via Paytm, Google Pay, PhonePe 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, besides Karachi Bakery,

Shaikpetnala, Chitra Puri Colony Post

Ranga Reddy Dist HYDERABAD

Telangana, India PIN 500 104

Phone: +91 961-808-2288
The jury for pre and final selection of short film competition of 4th BEFF 2020 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.