Event 2020

Event 2020

Bharatiya Chitra Sadhana organized Chitra Bharati Film Festival (CBFF) 2020, the third edition of its film festival at Gujarat University in Karnavati (Ahmedabad) in February 2020.

The themes for the festival included: Bhartiya Culture and Values, Constructive work, Bhartiya Family, Social Harmony, Folk Arts, Water, Trees and Cleanliness, Women, National Security, Valour, Nationhood and Education for Nation Building.
Out of around 750 films received 141 films falling under four categories were screened at the three-day festival. The categories were: Short Film, Documentary, Animation and Campus.

In the year 2020 Shri. Vijay Rupani, CM Gujarat, renowned filmmaker Shri Subhash Ghai and Chairperson of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Shri Prasoon Joshi, Shri. Abhijit Sinh, Shri. Himanshu Pandya, VC, Gujarat University. Shri. ManshukhMandaviya, Minister of Shipping, GOI, Abbas &Mastan, Film Directors, Manoj Joshi, Actor, Om Raut, JD Majithia, Sanjay Trivedi, Abhishek Shah, Abhishek Jain, Vijay Giri Goswami, MikhilMusale, Mehul Surati, Aarti Vyas & many moreattended the film festival.

Master class was taken by Subhash Ghai, Dilip Shukla, Mihir Bhuta, Mehul Surti, MikhilMusale, Abhishekh Jain &Abbas-Mastan.
2020 Chitra Bharati Film Festival organizing committee members:
Shri. Ajit Bhai Shah: Chairman, Shri. Sunil Bhai Shah: General Secretary, Shri. Pankaj Shukla, Shri. Vijay Thakkar, Shri. HitendraMojidra, Shri. Devang Acharya, Shri. Ravi Patel, Smt. Nipa Shukla, Shri. Bharat Pandya, Shri. Vandan Shah, Shri. Tapan Vyas and Shri. Tejas Patel.

The winners of this Festival were:

Category Award Film Director Place
Short Films First Prize Ek Kadam Rajeev Upadhyay Mumbai, Maharashtra
Second Prize Anavarana Nithish Sridhar Kannada, Karnataka
Third Prize Kitna Pani Ashish Kumar Delhi
Best Director Sabarivasan Shanmugam ( Film-Talk to Me Precious) Tamilnadu
Best Actor Srini (Film -Edhu Thevaiyo) Chennai
Best Actress Renuka Shahane (Film – Ek Kadam) Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Actress Gabrella Sellus (Film- Talk to Me Precious) Tamilnadu
Documentary Films First Prize Shrikshetra Ru Sahijata Ashutosh Pattnaik Puri, Odisha
Second Prize Orma Maram Madhu Meenachil Thiruvananthpuram, Kerala
Third Prize Kashmir Ki Virasat Shivansh Khanna Mumbai, Maharashtra
Special Mention 1 The Preamble Harshada Desai, Sagar Sureja Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Special Mention 2 Nanhi Pariyon Ki Udaan Diksha Kohli Delhi
Special Mention 3 Guruji- Ahead of Times Sudipto Sen Maharashtra
Animation Films First Prize Ooh Shit MAYA Academy of Advance Cinematics Mumbai
Second Prize Ya Devi MAAC – Aptech Ltd New Haven Compound
Third Prize Dustbin Danish Kelkar NID, Ahmedabad
Third Prize F=Male Team F=MALE MAAC, Mumbai

Campus Films

Professional First Prize Chidibaaz Prince Meeruthiya Rohtak, Haryana
Second Prize Wait Bibhanshu Rai State University of Visual Art, Institute of Film and TV, Rohtak
Third Prize Village In the Sky Ramesh Laxmanrao Holbole films and television Institute of India, Pune
Best Director Uthkarsha Balaram (Film- Naan Devru) Hyderabad
Best Actor (Male) Prince Meeruthiya (Film – Chidibaaz) Rohtak, Haryana
Best Actor (Female) Nidhi Hegde (Film- Naan Devru) Hydreabad
Best Director Uthkarsha Balaram (Film- Naan Devru) Hyderabad
Non-Professional (Student) First Prize Licensed? Aanchal Chawla Ahmedabad
Second Prize Tandav Deepak Tamta Mumbai, Maharashtra
Third Prize The Virtual trap AkashRanjan Ranchi
Best Director Deepak Tamta (Film – Tandav) Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Actor (Female) Ruju Chauhan ( Film – I am not Sorry) Ahmedabad