Filmingo International Short Film Festival


  • Cannes Short Film Corner

    Top 5 Short Films will be selected for a ‘Special Award‘ and will be sent to the Short Film Corner of the Cannes Film Festival.

  • Specialized Guidance

    Special assistance and guidance will be provided to workshop candidates & delegates to get into international platforms like Berlinale Talents at BIFF and Short Film Corner at Cannes.

  • Master Class

    A Free Master Class is held for participating delegates at the festival venue.

  • Trophies & Awards

    Win Trophies & Awards across 6 areas of expertise, along with the chance to interact with renowned experts from the industry.

  • Special Showcase

    The festival includes a Special Showcase of Award Winning Short Films.

  • Workshops

    Workshops will be conducted by renowned film makers, technicians and media personalities across 10 cities in Maharashtra.


  • Golden Filmingo

    Rs. 40,000 and Trophy

  • Silver Filmingo

    Rs. 30,000 and Trophy

  • Best Performance Male & Female

    Rs. 5,000 and Trophy

  • Technical Awards

    Best Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Script, and Best Sound Design — Rs. 5,000 and Trophy

  • Special Awards

    5 Short Films will be sent to the Short Film Corner of the Cannes Film Festival

Filmingo 2018 Schedule

About the Festival

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).


Leading up to the Filmingo Short Film Festival in November, we have also organized TEN Short Film Making Workshops for anyone and everyone who is interested in Short Films. Learn from renowned film makers, talented technicians, media personalities and film critics about the art of film-making at any of the four workshop locations across Maharashtra.

Conducted in association with Yashwantrao Chavan Pratishthan, Mumbai.

Filmingo 2018 Date and Location

Our Proud Winners

FROM 2017

Our Proud Winners

FROM 2016

An Initiative by Prayog Malad

· About Prayog Malad ·

Prayog Malad is a renowned social organization based in Malad, Mumbai that has been working in the areas of Arts, Theatre, Culture, Healthcare, Service & Sports over the last 39 years. In the present day, it is known for organizing state-level competitions for theatre artists and for providing a platform to promote their talent.

Prayog Malad's LENA

Along with the Filmingo International Short Film Festival, Prayog Malad also undertakes  ‘Lekhak Ek, Natyachhata Anek‘ — a one-act play competition-cum-festival that celebrates acclaimed and renowned writers from the 1980s. A one of its kind and unique event, Prayog Malad’s Lekhak Ek, Natyachhata Anek or “LENA” as it’s fondly called, provides a platform for today’s young theatre artists to experience and perform the intricate writings of that era and also allows the older masses from that generation to experience all those one-act plays yet again.

Beginning its journey in 2014, LENA has celebrated critically acclaimed writers like Shri. Vinod Hadap (2014), Shri. P.L. Mayekar (2015), Shri. Vijay Mondkar (2016) and Shri. Pradip Rane in 2017.

Festival Sponsors

Saraswat Bank
Saraswat Bank
Life Insurance Corporation of India
Life Insurance Corporation of India

Our Partners

Venue Partners

Yashwantrao Chavan Pratishthan, Mumbai

Digital Partners

SharpShutter Media
iXyr Media