MUMBAI: The third International festival of mobile cinema will take place in the third week of January, 2010, at Marwah Studios. The announcement was made by the festival president Sandeep Marwah.
"We are ready for the show again, the idea is to promote young talent who are keen in expressing themselves through this cheapest mode of cinema that is mobile," said Marwah. There will be three categories of fiction and music video, reality or electronic media and still image. The total prize money will be around 2000 US dollars.
The rules of the competition are that all the entries are to be created using a mobile phone. The entries should be original and not infringe on any copy right law. All the work to be either uploaded on batchbuzz.com or the body of work can be sent on CD to the festival office. The decision of the festival president will be final and binding to all the participants of cell phone cinema festival.
The film entries received from various countries will be judged by an international jury in New Delhi and the result for the three winners of the Cell Phone Cinema festival will be announced later .The list of the film entries, qualified for the finals, will be disclosed through the Internet.