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The world’s first and solely 24/7 linear TV channel devoted to quick movies, has introduced its collaboration with the India film project and can create an on-air showcase for the successful movies of 2019 and can air the winners of this yr’s problem.

IFP’s flagship 50 HOUR FILMMAKING CHALLENGE was initiated in 2011 and has rapidly grown into one of many world’s largest artistic collaborations, amassing over 165,000 filmmakers from 30 international locations who’ve participated within the Problem within the final 9 years. Along with the Problem, the Competition fosters creativity by means of conversations and workshops that discover the widest vary of storytelling in the movie, in digital mediums, in literature and music.

Commenting on their partnership with IFP, Mr. Carter Pilcher, Chief Govt of Shorts TV, mentioned ShortsTV is the world’s main advocate for creators within the quick kind area. Our partnership with the India film project is an ideal match.  We’re seeing monumental viewers curiosity in brief movies and different types of quick content material in India, and are thrilled to offer our audiences a glimpse into such a furnace of creativity that’s the India film project.  Making a profitable movie in 50 hours requires monumental ability and teamwork, and final yr’s winners present simply how aggressive the world of unbiased cinema in India is turning into.”

Ritam Bhatnagar, founding father of India film project mentioned, “Quick movies have at all times been dealing with the problem of a correct distribution mechanism on non-digital mediums. Shorts TV has introduced that a lot wanted to change. A brief movie revamped a weekend happening a tv is a dream come true for the creator. Shorts TV is enabling that for hundreds of individuals every day”.

To be eligible for the problem, the members want a crew dimension that can’t exceed 20 folks. Groups can select any one class to take part in – Skilled, Beginner, or Cellular. This yr’s theme might be introduced at the start of the 50 Hours Problem on September 25, 8.00 pm, IST.

Key dates for the problem are as follows:

  • Theme Announcement – Sep 25, 2020 – 8.00 PM IST
  • 50 Hour Problem Ends – Sep 27, 2020 – 10.00 PM IST

What is ShortsTV?

ShortsTV is a cable and satellite television channel dedicated to short films including Academy Award-nominated short films. It is franchise owned and operated by Shorts International and AMC Networks International. The channel launched in Europe on November 26, 2008, and in the United States on February 17, 2010.

Founded: 2008
DirecTV (US): Channel 573
Dish Network (US): Channel TBA
AT&T U-Verse (US): Channel 1789
Frontier Communications (US): Channel 1789