Kallola 2019: Voluntary Organization ‘Aaina’ Invites Entries for Short Film Contest on Child Rights


Bhubaneswar: AAINA, an Odisha based voluntary organization with the support of UNICEF, Odisha launched the fifth edition of its short film contest on Child Rights called ‘Kallola‘ here, on Monday.

The contest invites entries in 30, 60 and 90 seconds duration on the theme: ‘Nutrition – Every Child’s Right for a Healthy Life, with four sub themes – A Balanced Diet for Growing Children and “Ending Gender Discrimination in Nutrition.

The contest is open to everyone – professional filmmakers, film students, amateurs or anyone with a good idea and filmmaking skills. Interested participants can log onto www.aaina.org.in/kallola for information on the contest, themes, rules and the entry form. The last date of receiving entries is October 11, 2019.

A half-day workshop for prospective participants will be held on September 08, 2019 on the format, themes and rules of the contest.

An eminent Jury will evaluate the films and the best five entries will be awarded – namely 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Jury’s Choice & Viewer’s Choice awards.