The 7th edition of International Film Festival of Shimla has announced the entry open for films in International, National and State category. The festival has opened entry for Feature Films, Documentary Films, Short films and Animation films. The last date for the film submission is 31st August 2021. Filmmakers can submit their entry on festival website or film submission portal film freeway.
Festival Director Pushp Raj Thakur said that many independent filmmakers are making films even during the COVID time and are looking for platform for the screening of their films. International Film Festival of Shimla has already gained popularity among the filmmakers around the world. The no. of participating countries are increasing in every edition. Since last six years more than 35 countries has participated in IFFS in each edition. The festival was organised every in Gaiety theatre Shimla. But due to Pandemic last year the the 6th edition was organised online .