Audio Visual


Short Cut: Short Film Competition

Short films are an art of their own. We call upon aspiring filmmakers to take part in an innovative short film competition, where they can let their love for the celluloid come to fruition.

  • No of Rounds - 1

  • Event Type -Pre-submission

  • Participation Type - Group (6-7 members)

  1. The film should express the given prompt in a creative way.

  2. Participants will have a week to submit their film after the prompt is given.

  3. There are no restrictions on the number of people in a particular department.

  4. The duration of the film must be between 5 to 20 minutes.

  5. Submission should be made in mp4 format.

  6. Participation: Group (6-7 members)


36 Ghante

Let your screenwriting skills race against time as you ideate, structure and write a script in 36 hours. Pick one of the three prompts given and let your creative juices flow. The submitted scripts will be judged on the basis of how unique, concise and creative they are.

  • No. of rounds - 1

  • Event Type - Pre-submission

  • Participation Type- Individual

  1. Participants will be provided 3 prompts, from which they must select one, and write a script.

  2. The script has to be written and submitted within 36 hours after the prompts are provided.

  3. The placement of the prompt and props in the story will determine the points.

  4. The length of the script can be between 4 and 12 pages.

  5. It should not have any kind of message that could be offensive to any community or religion.

  6. No plagiarism allowed

  7. Language of the script – English/Hindi


Photo-genie(c): Self-Portrait

Show us your best angles in a self-portrait competition like none other. Let your imagination run wild and your jugaadu side shine. The catch is – it’s just you! Get ready to don your director, photographer and model hats.

  • No. of Rounds - 1

  • Participation Type - Individual

  • Event Type- Pre-submission

  • Preparation time - 48 hours

  1. Participants are required to click self-portraits, based on the theme provided.

  2. The self-portraits should be taken without the assistance of any other person.

  3. All submissions should be completely original. Any form of plagiarism will lead to disqualification.

  4. The theme given should be reflected in the photos clearly.

  5. The prompt will be given 2 days (48 hours) prior to the submission deadline.

  6. There are no restrictions on costumes, camera angles or props.

  7. Participants must ensure that the images have no explicit content. Failure to do so will lead to disqualification.

  8. Use of DSLR cameras is not mandatory.

  9. Photos can be edited using any app. Changes in brightness, lighting, colours and shadows of the images are allowed. No addition of elements (text, graphics) is allowed. Morphing of images is not allowed.

  10. Format- Participants are required to submit a minimum of 3 photos and a maximum of 5 photos in JPG/PNG format. They must also submit a Word document mentioning the editing softwares used, if any.

  11. Participants must also submit a picture of their set-up and devices used.