Astro Ulagam in collaboration with Astro Vaanavil is organising a short film contest open to all aspiring directors in conjunction with Deepavali 2024. Individuals who adhere to the eligibility criteria as set out in the Terms and Conditions are eligible to participate in this Contest.

Are you an aspiring Malaysian filmmaker looking for a platform to exhibit your cinematic skills?

Look no further! Astro Ulagam and Astro Vaanavil have collaborated to present the 'Ulagam Short Film Contest 2024' - a unique opportunity for young and aspiring filmmakers to share their hidden talents with the world.

The contest is open to all Malaysian directors and the short films should be in conjunction with the stipulated theme - ‘Deepavali’


If you are an aspiring filmmaker who's waiting for your big break, submit your entries between 15th May 2024 and 15th July 2024, before 6 PM and stand a chance to win an amazing cash prize and a chance to produce a telemovie for Astro Vaanavil in 2024/2025!

What awaits you?

1st Prize x 1:
RM10,000.00 cash only & a chance to be engaged by the Organiser to produce a Telemovie in year 2024/2025.

2nd Prize x 1:
RM8,000.00 cash only

3rd Prize x 1:
RM6,000.00 cash only

Consolation Prize x 7:
RM3,000.00 cash only

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