Read, understand and follow all submission requirements.

  • There is NO submission fee.
  • Submission opens 1 May 2015.
  • Submission closes 20 October 2015.
  • The entry form to be is signed by ALL: 1) Copyright owner 2) Film-maker and 3) Film submitter.
  • Any objection arises after the submission is liability of the submitter and not of aadhar.
  • Incomplete entries will not be accepted.
  • DVDs in playable format (VOB).
  • Film in any other language than English should have readable English Subtitles.
  • DVDs must be labelled with the title, running time, format and contact information.
  • DVDs and the submitted materials will not be returned.
  • All entries are mandatory part of the Heritage Film Archive at aadhar.
  • Filmmakers may submit more than one entry. Each entry must be accompanied by a separate entry form.
  • The final decisions regarding film screening will be determined solely by the Jury.
  • Selected entries will be notified via email after the Jury.


  • Entry form + production notes (1 copies each by post and a soft copy by email).
  • Production notes {information about the process of film making, along with the experiences, concept, script, dates on which the process began, etc. (300 to 500 words maximum) in a separate document}.
  • Poster of the film (A/3 size - 4 copies by post and a high resolution soft copy by email).
  • Film DVD (2 copies each).


  • Incomplete Entry.
  • The film should not contain any material (either in visual or verbal form) that would be considered offensive to any religious feelings.
  • The film should not contain any kind of nudity or unnecessary violence.
  • Submission after the deadline - October 20, 2015.