Shimla, July 5 (MNN) The 7th edition of the International Film Festival Shimla on Monday announced that entries of films in the International, National and State categories were open till August 31.
The entries can be submitted for feature, documentary, short and animation films by filmmakers on festival website www.iffs.in or film submission portal freeway, Festival Director Pushp Raj Thakur said.
He said that many independent filmmakers were making films even during the COVID times and looking for platform to screen their films.
International Film Festival of Shimla has already gained popularity among the filmmakers around the world, he claimed.
The numbers of participating countries is increasing with every edition, with more than 35 countries participating in IFFS in each edition for the last six years.
The festival is organised every year at Gaiety Theatre in state capital Shimla. But due to the pandemic, the 6th edition was organised online in 2020.