MUMBAI: The city of movies and films is all geared for a unique cinematic experience with YES! i am the Change - Film Festival for Social Transformation. The inaugural edition of the two-day festival organised by YES FOUNDATION, the social development arm of YES BANK will be held in Mumbai on 2nd and 3rd October 2013 at the Hall of Culture, Nehru Centre, Worli.
Come, learn the nuances of filmmaking, script writing as well as being able to see Social needs around you, from a ‘filmmaker’s Lens through thought provoking workshops by eminent personalities!
YES! i am the Change is a nationwide film-making competition that aims to provide the youth of our nation, a platform to contribute to India’s social development through filmmaking. The initiative has successfully mobilised over 500 teams comprising 2100 citizen filmmakers, who have made short-films of up to 5 minutes duration in just 101 hours on NGOs, everyday heroes and social causes.
A prescreened and selected 60 best films from the project will be screened at the Two Day Film Festival with an aim to create awareness and engagement with social causes.
Eminent personalities like Shaheen Mistry, Prahalad Kakkar, Kailash Surendranath, Harish Iyer, among others have been mentors to the project and would speak and interact with youth at the festival.