Awards

India Gold

The Jury awards the following prizes to films which win in the India Gold Competition:

Best Film:

Golden Gateway trophy plus cash prize of INR 25,00,000 ( approx. USD37,300) to be equally shared by the director(s) & producer(s).

Second Best Film:

Silver Gateway award plus cash prize of INR 15,00,000 ( approx. USD 22,380) to be equally shared by the director(s) & producer(s).

Special Jury Award:

Special Jury Award certificate plus cash prize of INR 5,00,000 (approx. USD 7,460). This is an individual prize awarded by the Jury.

Mumbai Young Critics Award:

Films from this section are also eligible for the Mumbai Young Critics Award.

Silver Gateway Award certificate to the director(s)

International Competition

The Jury awards the following prizes to films which win in the International Competition section:

Best Film:

Golden Gateway trophy plus cash prize of INR 25,00,000 (approx. USD 37,300) to be equally shared by the director(s) & producer(s).

Second Best Film:

Silver Gateway trophy plus cash prize of INR 15,00,000 ( approx. USD 22,380) to be equally shared by the director(s) & producer(s).

Special Jury Award:

Special Jury Award certificate plus cash prize of INR 5,00,000 (approx. USD 7,460). This is an individual prize, awarded by the Jury.

Dimensions Mumbai

The Jury awards the following prizes to films which win in the Dimensions Mumbai section:

Best Film:

Silver Gateway trophy and cash prize of Rs. One Lakh (Rs. 1,00,000 or USD 1490) for the Director(s).

Second Best Film:

Silver Gateway trophy and cash prize of Rs. Fifty Thousand (Rs. 50,000 or USD 745) for the Director(s).

Audience Choice Award

Films screened in the India Gold/India Story/International Competition/World Cinema sections are also eligible for the Audience Choice Award.

Silver Gateway award plus cash prize of INR 10,00,000(approx. USD 14920) to be equally shared by the director(s) & producer(s).

Excellence In Cinema Award

The Jury honours doyens of Indian and international cinema with an Excellence in Cinema award and screening of their most influential works.

Book Award

Works of fiction, graphic novel, creative non-fiction, reportage, analysis written in English and Hindi are eligible for the Book Award for Excellence in Writing on Cinema.

Book Award for Excellence in Writing on Cinema (English) trophy plus cash prize of INR 2,50,000 (approximately USD 3,730)
Book Award for Excellence in Writing on Cinema (Hindi) trophy plus cash prize of INR 2,50,000 (approximately USD 3,730)

Half Ticket Award

The Jury awards the following prizes to films which win in the Half Ticket competition section:

Best Feature Film:

Golden Gateway trophy for Best Feature Film

Second Best Feature Film:

Silver Gateway trophy for Second Best Feature Film

Best Short Film:

Golden Gateway trophy for Best Short Film

Second Best Short Film:

Silver Gateway trophy for Second Best Short Film

Special Award

Indian films screened are also eligible for the Oxfam India Award For 'Best Film On Gender Equality'.

Best Film on Gender Equality award plus cash prize of Rs. Ten Lakhs (Rs. 10,00,000 or approx. USD 14,920) for the Director (s).

(All the cash prizes are subject to Indian Tax laws and global exchange rates. Figures have been rounded off to the nearest decimal)