Short films to be part of the Jio Filmfare Awards 2018.

14 . Nov . 2017
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The short film industry is booming – and mainstream cinema is taking note of it. In 2018, the Jio Shortfilm Awards will be part of the Jio Filmfare Awards in 2018, where the winners will be announced.

The short films will be judged by a jury comprising of directors Nikkhil Advani, Onir and Shakun Batra, along with Karan Johar and Kabir Khan. The jury will select winners in the following categories:

  1. Best Film (fiction)
  2. Best film (nonfiction or documentary)
  3. Best Actor (Male)
  4. Best Actor (Female)
  5. People’s Choice Award

The awards will accept short films that are under 1 year old and whose duration doesn’t exceed 20 minutes. The Awards accept short films in all Indian languages and with English subtitles. The initial selection will be backed by public voting and the jury will select the final winners. Film makers who would like to submit their films can do it via this link: