GOA FILM ARCHIVE AND FILM BOOK LIBRARY
Entertainment Society of Goa has set up a Digital Film Archive in Goa which is a novel initiative in Asia.....Read more...
Established by the Government of Goa in 2004, as the nodal agency in the organization of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), the main objective of the Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG) is to frame an entertainment policy to help cultivate Goa into a world-class international entertainment nerve center of the country.
Successfully hosting the 35th, 36th ,37th, 38th, 39th, 40th, 41st and 42nd, 43rd and 44th International Film Festival of India to a glare of media and fanfare, the objective of the Entertainment Society of Goa is to work towards building global visibility and branding. This goal ensures that the State earns revenue on a long term basis from ventures in film entertainment and leisure projects...read more...
ESG is pleased to announce that IFFI Sectt. has dedicated one single slot of three hours during IFFI 2014, for commercially unreleased Konkani/Marathi feature films produced in 2014 as Premier screening at the forthcoming 45th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2014 to be held from November 20th -30th 2014 at Goa. The films should have been made in 2014, with censor certificate, and interested entrants should give intimation in writing to the CEO, ESG, along with a good working copy of their feature film on 35 mm or DCP or Blu ray, before the 10th of October 2014 for preview by a Jury constituted by ESG. Their decision will be final. In case of any dispute, the final arbitrator in the matter will be the Chairman of the Executive Council of ESG. If approved by the Jury, a good working the film shall be submitted by the entrant to ESG before the 1st of November 2014 on 35 mm or DCP or Blu Ray format. At the time of entering their respective entries, entrants will be required to submit a request letter for entry and proper documents as proof of their film entry (self attested photo ID of the entrant, proof of the year of production of the film, copy of censor certificate, brief synopsis of the film, cast & crew of the film), along with a working DVD copy of their film. A non refundable deposit of Rs. 1000/ as entry fees by way of Demand Draft payable to ESG shall be deposited along with their request letter and documents.
In case Konkani/Marathi commercially unreleased feature films for premiering are not available, then this dedicated single slot will be utilized for Goan short films. The following rules shall apply:
(i) The short films should be within 20 mts., duration and made by Goan filmmakers.
(ii) For selection purpose films can be sent on DVD.
(iii) The final selection will be done by a Jury duly constituted by ESG. Their decision in this matter will be final.
(iv) In case of any dispute, the final arbitrator in the matter will be the Chairman of the Executive Council of ESG.
(v) At the time of entering their respective entries, entrants will be required to submit a request letter for entry and proper documents as proof of their film entry (self attested photo ID of the entrant, proof of the year of production of the film, copy of censor certificate, brief synopsis of the film, cast & crew of the film), along with a working DVD copy of their film.
(vi) A non refundable deposit of Rs. 500/ as entry fees by way of Demand Draft payable to ESG shall be deposited along with their request letter and documents.
(vii) It will be the sole responsibility of the entrant of the finally selected films to provide ESG with a good copy of the film on DCP or Blu ray digital format, for screening at IFFI, latest by the 1st of November, 2014. In case the same is not provided to ESG by 1st of November, the entry shall automatically stand cancelled and no further request in the matter shall be entertained.
(viii) A declaration on Rs.100/ stamp paper that they agree to abide by the above rules for participation.
For further details, please contact Chief Executive Officer, ESG, Goa at firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: Online Registration will start from (15/09/2014) Click Here
More Information about the various facilities like Media Center, Conference Room, Film Theaters & Art Gallery, that can be availed on the Campus of the Entertainment Society of Goa...Read more
Goa offers a picture perfect setting with its exotic, multi-hued beauty. It is culturally vibrant, and filming is hassle-free, with low production costs and easy modes of communication, and no language barriers. One can choose from a diverse range of locations and seasons, each with their own moods, offering breath-taking natural visual masterpieces. Beaches, rivers, temples, churches...Read more
The Entertainment Society of Goa offers a unique SHOOTING YOUR FILM IN GOA for granting clearances for the ease of Shooting Films in Goa.
Just one application with your shooting schedule gets you all required permissions against a payment of Rs. 10,000/- per day in Goa within 72 hours.Read more