Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival (DIMFF) has been started in 2015 as Cinemascope Mobile Film Competition (CMFC). The festival upholds and promotes the motto ‘New Generation, New Tools, New Communication’. The festival is free of entry. Competition category is restricted to university students in Under Graduate or Graduate level and One Minute Film category is restricted to Grade 1 – 12 students. Films for this festival must be shot in a mobile phone (cell-phone/smart phone). However, there is no restriction regarding brand, model and operating system of the phone as well as post-production tools.
The objective of the DIMFF is to involve young minds from anywhere in the world to take part in this festival. This would not only expose Bangladeshi talent to the world but also bring world competitor for our promising filmmakers. The picture of film making in Bangladesh is reviving and slowly taking good shape with many of our young talents being appreciated in global awarding ceremonies. Filmmaking is a very strong platform, which may help to boost the image of our country.
Web link: www.dimff.net