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10th Vasakh Documentary Film Festival


The Vasakh Documentary film festival is an annual, international documentary shorts festival scheduled to take place on the 17th and 18th of March 2017 at Ali Auditorium Lahore. The festival has been established with the specific objective of creating a critical mass by sensitising the youth on issues of human rights, equal citizenship, gender equality and religious tolerance through the medium of documentary films. This festival provides a platform for aspiring documentary filmmakers to not only showcase their own work but to get exposed to documentary films from around the world.

Festival theme:

“Films for Action”

Submission criteria:

  • Documentaries ( Non fiction ) of less than 30 minutes.
  • The films must be on themes of human rights, social consciousness or culture.
  • The films must be subtitles in English.

How to submit:

The interested participants must send in an online link of their film along with the following info at [email protected]

  • A brief bio of the film maker
  • A synopsis of the film
  • 2 to 3 images from the film i.e film poster

Submission deadline :

7th Feb 2017