Planet RE:think has been nominated in the category “Climate Change and Sustainable Technologies” at the CMS Vatavaran – India’s only International Environment & Wildlife Film Festival and Forum. CMS VATAVARAN is dedicated to the encouragement of environmental films and forums that will result in a change of perception, practice and policy. The 7th CMS VATAVARAN will be held at the IGNCA Lawns, New Delhi from January 30th – February 3rd, 2014.The festival will reach around 100,000 participants consisting of policy makers at central and state level, businesses, communities, civil societies, research think tanks — researchers, research institutions, scientists, environmentalists, filmmakers and others interested.
The 7th competitive edition of CMS VATAVARAN has received record submission this year with 541 entries (337 International and 204 Indian) – 41% more than the film festival in 2011.
A total of 86 films have been nominated this year (52 Indian and 34 International films) by a 31 member nomination jury headed by Mr Srinivasan Iyer, Assistant Country Director and Head, Energy and Environment Unit, UNDP India.
An awards night will be held on February 2nd, where Planet RE:think will be sharing the important messages on the need to RE:think the way we live and act on this planet!
For more information, go to: www.cmsvatavaran.org