Eligible works must be works created for clients for the purpose of on-air TV or cinema broadcast, and other non-broadcast medium such as distribution of DVD.
Eligible works must be works created for clients for the purpose of broadcast program, internal promotion, or special event screening.
Eligible works must be worked created for internet film, website, email, mobile devices.
Works directed for the purpose of building a director’s reel without a client or on-air broadcast.
Eligible works must be films created for school projects.
Short Films for ADFEST 2017 by the Fabulous Four
ND07 is a non-entry fee basis. Eligible entrants submit scripts under the ADFEST theme where only 4 selected scripts will notified for production and premiere at ADFEST 2017 at the Fabulous Four session. For more information, refer to the Fabulous Four’s Rules & Regulations or visit
This is an award unique to ADFEST that is awarded to works that embody local values whether in terms of culture, religion, beliefs, traditions, or language. Lotus Roots recognizes works that preserve and celebrate the rich heritage and value of each local culture.