Entries are invited for the 15th Madurai International Documentary and Short Film Festival which will be organised here from December 6 to 10.

Selected films and documentaries under the International films, Rest of India and Films from Tamil Nadu categories will be screened for public.

This time under the Retrospective section, documentaries of Pankaj Butalia will be showcased. Films distributed by Magic Lantern Films and curated by Gargi Sen will also be screened. The country package section will be curated by Paul Lee.

According to Amudhan R.P., festival director, it is a non competitive film festival with no entry fee. There is no restriction on themes and duration for documentary films. Short films have a duration limit up to 30 minutes. Entries for the Rest of India and Tamil Nadu categories should have subtitles in English. Films and documentaries (nonreturnable) have to be submitted along with the entry form.

A committee will shortlist the films that will be screened in the festival. Last date to send entries is October 1. For entry form and other details visit www.maduraifilmfest.blogspot.com