|YES! i am the CHANGE (YIAC) is a nationwide film project that aims to inspire, engage and empower youth to participate in India’s social transformation, through the impactful medium of films.
The Filmmaking challenge :
The 101-Hour National Filmmaking Challenge, where filmmakers and amateurs make short films of up to 5 minutes duration on various social issues is the flagship event of the program.
- Engage with 5 lakh youth pan-India
- Mobilise participation of 50,000 youth for filmmaking challenge
- Date of registration: June 20, 2014 to August 13, 2014
- Participants register online as a team (max. 7 members per team)
- Two categories for participation- Professional and Amateur
- Filmmaking Challenge: August 15 to 19
- Participants receive the topic at 6 a.m. on August 15, Independence Day. They have a challenge to make a short film in 101 hours
- Topics are based on Social Causes, Everyday Heroes and Random Acts of Kindness
- The film is submitted online by 11 am, on August 19
|A total grant of Rs 25 (twenty-five) lakhs would be awarded to the winners
a film on a social cause. The best films would be screened
and international platforms to sensitise youth on social issues.