NYIFF 2013 Submission Deadline February 08, 2013

We invite you to submit your films for consideration
at New York Indian Film Festival April 30 – May 4, 2013

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Films that have not been/will not be publicly screened or premiered in New York prior to NYIFF 2013, and meet the following criteria, will be considered.


INDIAN DIASPORA CINEMA: Films that feature the work of Filmmakers, Actors, Writers, Directors of South Asian descent living outside the sub continent. This may include films made by Non-South Asians that feature significant South Asian content, inspiration, subject matter.


INDIAN INDEPENDENT CINEMA: Films from the Indian Subcontinent with a unique voice/message that may be labeled alternate, arthouse, reality, noir or independent cinema.


Feature Film – fictional works 40 mins and over
Short Film – fictional works under 40 mins
Documentary Feature – documentary works 40 mins and over
Short Documentary – documentary works under 40 mins

For a full list of acceptable film formats please visit our submissions page on Withoutabox
If you are unsure whether your film is eligible for submission, please contact us at nyindianfilmfest@gmail.com


Late Deadline February 08, 2013
WAB Extended Deadline February 15, 2013


  • PREVIEW COPIES- 4 DVD Screeners
  • PRESS KIT – 4 Hi-Res publicity
    stills, 15-sec trailer, Director picture & bio, and Cast and Crew information.

Please submit digital materials to: nyindianfilmfest@gmail.com

Please mail all other materials to:

New York Indian Film Festival
Indo-American Arts Council
517 East 87th Street, Suite 1B
New York, NY 10128

For detailed information on rules, required materials, and fees please click the Withoutabox link above
Please direct all queries to nyindianfilmfest@gmail.com