India Gold brings together the most extraordinary contemporary Indian feature-length films of the current year, premiering in India for the first time. All the films in this section compete for the Golden Gateway and Silver Gateway Award.
Spotlight is a section that focuses attention on upcoming as well as established talent and distinct directorial voices from across the country and diverse film cultures. Films selected in this section are eligible for the Best Female Filmmaker Award.
World Cinema presents the most acclaimed and anticipated feature-length films of the year from all over the world. It is a coveted section for film lovers which features the most cutting-edge films of the year. All films in this section require an India Premiere and are eligible for the Audience Choice Award.
CITY SHORTS MUMBAI
City Shorts Mumbai showcases short films (runtime must not be more than 5 minutes) made by young filmmakers from Mumbai between the ages of 18 and 25. It is a platform to display the local talent and celebrate cinema in a city that eats, breathes and lives it.
ROYAL STAG BARREL SELECT LARGE SHORT FILMS
Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival has partnered with Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films to introduce a section for the short film format. This section is open to all nationalities and films with a running time of less than 25 minutes are eligible to apply.