India Chapter of the International Federation of Film Critics


Fipresci-India CALLS for Entries for the 2nd edition of the Competition for Chidananda Dasgupta Memorial Award for Best Film Criticism to commemorate the Birth Centenary of the Founder President Sri Chidananda Dasgupta (Born: 20 Nov 1921):
֍ Organised by: Fipresci-India (India Chapter of the International Federation of Film Critics Fipresci)
֍ Title: Chidananda Dasgupta Memorial Award for Best Film Criticism 2021.
֍ Cash Value for the Best Awards: Best= Rs.6,000/- and 2nd Best= Rs.4,000/-
֍ Certificate of Merit: Besides the award winning entries, ‘Certificate of Merit’ will be conferred to maximum 05 (five) outstanding entries as per jury evaluation.
֍ Incentive: Entries winning the Awards and Certificates of Merit will be published in ‘E-Cine India’ (ISSN: 2582-2500) with due credit.
֍ Entry Fee: NIL
֍ Deadline for Submission: 30 September 2021.
֍ Eligibility: Any Citizen of India (Except the Members of FIPRESCI).
֍ Limitation: One Contestant can submit only One Entry.
֍ Deliverable: Critical analysis of any Indian feature film made in any language (preferably highly acclaimed and/or very popular with it’s full technical details like: Title, Year, Language, Director etc.)
֍ Language of the write up: English.
֍ Word Limit: Maximum 2000 Words.
֍ Format: PDF (only soft copy).
֍ Self Declaration: At the bottom of the write up there must be a self declaration confirming that the article is written by the Contestant herself/himself, it is an original one, free from plagiarism and never published anywhere.
֍ Mandatory Information: Below the self declaration, Full Name, Gender, Age, Address, E-Mail ID and Mobile/Wp No. of the Contestant should be written.
֍ Legal Responsibility: Contestants will be liable for any legal responsibility like plagiarism or others.
֍ Judgment: Fipresci-India will set up a Jury and their evaluation/ decision will be final.
֍ How to Submit: Soft Copy of the PDF file with all information and declaration should be mailed to the Secretary, Fipresci-India at: indiafipres[email protected] before 30 Sept 2021.