Gap
Funding

Gap
Funding

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

  1. The applicant MUST be the original copyright owner of the submitted material, or authorised to act on behalf of the copyright owner of the submitted material.
  2. The applicant(s) for SAFM.Global 2022 MENA Chapter –
    a) Must be of South Asian origin.
    b) Applicant(s) from MENA region are also welcome
  3. No Documentaries or Short Films will be accepted.
  4. Applicant(s) have to submit the proposed budget of the project. They have to fill in all the details in the budget sheets provided in the application form.
  5. SAFM reserves the right to to audit the spent budget.
  6. The decision of SAFM.Global will be final & binding on all applicants.

Rules & Regulations

  1. All applications must be submitted in English regardless of the language of the film.
  2. Submission of complete scripts with dialogues is mandatory.
  3. Final projects will be decided based on the quality of the project.
  4. One can submit multiple projects.
  5. Complete budget break down will be required (Amount spent, amount required)
  6. The applicant(s) cannot approach jury members and/or organizers under any circumstances during the process of submission & selection. If found guilty of the same, the respective applications will be disqualified.
  7. Once the project is selected, either the producer or director of the project must be present in person at the SAFM.Global venue.
  8. SAFM.Global will provide handholding, capacity building, and mentoring to the final selected filmmakers to create a compelling pitch presentation.
  9. The selected filmmakers will be given 15 min in total to present their project during the market. 5 Minutes (of the total 15 min) will be allotted for pitching & the remaining 10 min will be kept for the Q & A session.
  10. The information on the application form cannot be edited once submitted.
  11. The decision of SAFM.Global will be final & binding on all applicants.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

  1. The applicant MUST be the original copyright owner of the submitted material, or authorised to act on behalf of the copyright owner of the submitted material.
  2. The applicant(s) for SAFM.Global 2022 MENA Chapter –
    a) Must be of South Asian origin.
    b) Applicant(s) from MENA region are also welcome
  3. No Documentaries or Short Films will be accepted.
  4. Applicant(s) have to submit the proposed budget of the project. They have to fill in all the details in the budget sheets provided in the application form.
  5. SAFM reserves the right to to audit the spent budget.
  6. The decision of SAFM.Global will be final & binding on all applicants.

Rules & Regulations

  1. All applications must be submitted in English regardless of the language of the film.
  2. Submission of complete scripts with dialogues is mandatory.
  3. Final projects will be decided based on the quality of the project.
  4. One can submit multiple projects.
  5. Complete budget break down will be required (Amount spent, amount required)
  6. The applicant(s) cannot approach jury members and/or organizers under any circumstances during the process of submission & selection. If found guilty of the same, the respective applications will be disqualified.
  7. Once the project is selected, either the producer or director of the project must be present in person at the SAFM.Global venue.
  8. SAFM.Global will provide handholding, capacity building, and mentoring to the final selected filmmakers to create a compelling pitch presentation.
  9. The selected filmmakers will be given 15 min in total to present their project during the market. 5 Minutes (of the total 15 min) will be allotted for pitching & the remaining 10 min will be kept for the Q & A session.
  10. The information on the application form cannot be edited once submitted.
  11. The decision of SAFM.Global will be final & binding on all applicants.

required Documents

  1. Certificate of Registration for the title (from the relevant producers’ guild / authority) – PDF
  2. A completed project submission form (online)
  3. Director’s Profile (300 words max in English)
  4. Producer’s and / or production company’s profile (300 words max in English)
  5. Complete budget break-down (Amount spent, amount required)
  6. Submission Fee
  7. Final edited cut for Investor(s) (5-10 minutes)
  8. Complete script (PDF
  9. Director’s Treatment Note (PDF))
  10. Final list of cast & crew (PDF)

Registration Form

    Upload Synopsis(PDF):*

    * Full Synopsis with beginning, middle and end (2 pages).

    * The Video Attached should be up to 10mins

    Upload Director's Treatment Note(PDF):*

    * max 1000 words in english

    Upload Total Budget (PDF):*

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