At Filmingo International Short Film Festival, we aim to undertake something innovative and worthwhile in the field of Short Films. The festival’s programming is unique in a way that it promotes and inspires new talent, provides them with a platform to showcase their talent, and helps them reach a global audience for their work.
The first edition of the festival was held in November 2016 to widespread acclaim and praise. A total of 169 entries were received by the festival, from which about 50 short films were selected for screening at the festival held on 3rd, 4th and 5th November 2016 at Ravindra Natya Mandir, Mumbai. The Filmingo International Short Film Festival was inaugurated by noted Marathi film industry celebrity Shri Subodh Bhave.
For the awards ceremony of the festival, we were graced by the kind presence of two honorable guests — Shri Subhash Desai (Cabinet Minister of Industries Maharashtra State Government) and Shri Kiran Shantaram (Noted Film Personality and Head of the Asian Film Foundation).