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2023: A Quiz Odyssey
"On a bright cold day" as the clocks are "striking thirteen", and as the year approaches its climax, muster your wits for a vibrant quizzing showdown.
Date : 9th December
Time : 1 pm
Venue : Kolkata Centre for Creativity - Dipak Road, Eastern Metropolitan Bypass, Anandapur, Kolkata-700107
For any queries, contact:
Ushri Biswas: 9836594201
Manjira Nundy: 8697737901
Debadrita Bose started her career as a poet and translator. After publishing two poetry books she sought for a different medium of expression which is cinema. Debadrita deals with the subjects of gender and sexuality and her films talk about the same.
Labanya Dey is a writer and a lifelong student of cinema. She completed her post graduation degree in film studies from Jadavpur University and is currently the editor of 'Countershot' - an online film magazine that publishes interviews and critical-polemical writings based on cinema. Her writings, which have been published in various platforms, include film analyses, prose, personal essays and fiction.
SHAHARIAR AL MAMUN
Shahariar Al Mamun is a member of the Executive Board of the Children's Film Society Bangladesh and serves as the Festival Director of the International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh. He is the junior editor of "Tetallish o Chuattorer Monnontor" and a film critic. Shahariar & his team won the prestigious "Young Talent Award" from CFS, and their film "Chilekothar Shepai: The Smoker" received official selections in various countries.
Anamitra Khan has been introduced to theatre at the age of three. Since then, his theatre journey has only gained momentum. He has acted in more than forty plays and directed gems like 'Ghyanghasur', 'Pluto' and many more.
Sudip Baral is a cinematographer working out of Kolkata. He has completed his diploma in motion picture photography from Roopkala Kendro and since then found his mettle in images, shapes and colors. Sudip has been working in a number of fictions and documentaries.
KCC's AMI Arts Festival, in collaboration with The Peninsula Studio’s FootPrint Film Festival, is thrilled to announce an Open Call for film submissions. We invite young filmmakers to submit their creations for
consideration to be screened during the AMI Arts Festival, scheduled for December 6th to 10th, 2023 in Kolkata. The films will be screened on the 8th
& 9th of December.
Our initiative seeks to provide a platform where young filmmakers can unleash their creativity, share their compelling stories, and draw inspiration from the works of their peers.
a) Online Application Form: Filmmakers are required to complete an online
application form given below. This comprehensive form will collect
essential details about the film, including its title, director's name, production year, genre, runtime, and a synopsis.
b) Submission Guidelines: Detailed guidelines for film submission can also
be found on www.footprintfilmfestival.com
c) Submission email: Films should be submitted via email to the address
provided in the submission/registration form.
d) Submission Deadline: The deadline for film submissions is November 1st, 2023.
e) Acknowledgment: FootPrint will send acknowledgment to all the filmmakers who submit their entries, within one week of the submission deadline.
Age Limit: Participants must be between 13 and 24 years of age.
Entries open to filmmakers from West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkand, 8 North
Eastern States & Bangladesh.
a) Expert Jury: FootPrint will assemble a jury of esteemed filmmakers, artists, and authors.
b) Film Selection: The jury will carefully curate the selection of films by November 30th, 2023.
Submission Deadline: November 1st, 2023
Announcement of Selected Films: Selected filmmakers will be notified via
email, and the program will be showcased on both the FootPrint and KCC
websites as well as our social media platforms.
Contact Details for Submission: Please refer to the registration form for
submission details and guidelines. Access the registration form - https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd6TlBg8qZXq8N60JDBbFAlQQ2bbKpXyvfwXpwug8KJnGlHog/viewform
For more information, feel free to write to email@example.com or
firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at +919899004393, +919836886779.
Join us in celebrating the art of filmmaking and be part of the AMI Arts Festival's cinematic experience!