• Cash Awards, Certificates and Statuettes worth INR 300000 will be given to the winners of the best short films, under various categories.
  • Overall Cash Awards
    1. First Place
    2. Second Place
    3. Third Place
  • Category Awards
    1. Best Story
    2. Best Music
    3. Best Cinematography
    4. Best Acting (2)
  • Special Awards
    1. Best Young Director
    2. Best Student Director
    3. Jury Choice Award
    4. Audience Choice Award
  • There will be three phases in the evaluation of the short films by different jury panels. The final level jury will decide the shortlisted entries that will be screened for the festival.

An incredible opportunity to showcase your
Short Film simultaneously in over 500 Indian cities and towns!

Don Bosco Youth Film Festival of India (DBYFFI) is a Short Film Festival organized simultaneously in over 100 cities and towns in India organized by the South Asian Network of the Salesians to Don Bosco. The Festival, which is non-commercial and competitive, will showcase movies that celebrate the spirit of youth and create platforms for young filmmakers to reach the widest possible audience for their work.