By Indranil Roy:-The first time International Short Film Festival has been commenced at Rotary Sadan in Kolkata.Few nominated films were projected at their premises and some of the makers of the films were prized for their hard work. Speeches delivered by Goutam Ghosh about how this short film industry rejuvenated themselves and how it will go far ahead from now. How to make good film that the makers get more revenue to keep their enthusiasm in this particular field. Indrani Dutta also share her lines and praised this industry alot.
Some prize were taken by few makers here are they.
1. Best film- Forever Hold Your Peace form Iraq by maker Awat Usmaan Ali
2. Jury’s choice- Hondujola from India by Sankar Sanyal
3. Best director- Kaanche/Echoes from India by Swati Sarkar/Mrinalini Tiwary.
4. Best camera- Scooter accident from Germany by Philipp Kobhohrer.
5. Jury’s choice- The waves from India by Sudipta Bhattacharjee
6. Best script- Everything is fine from India by Raja Ram Mukherjee.
Young talent award taken by Anindita Chanda. The programme have successfully been done with happiness.