The 15th Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short and Animation Films (MIFF 2018) will be held in Mumbai from January 28 to February 3rd, 2018. The inaugural ceremony is scheduled to be held on 28 January, 2018 at the National Centre for Performing Arts, Mumbai. The screenings will be held in the theatres in Films Division complex, 24-Pedder Road, Mumbai and nearby Russian culture Centre from January 29, 2018.
To facilitate the coverage of the festival, the Press Information Bureau of Government of India will arrange for special accreditation to film journalists, film critics, photographers and camerapersons.
Upto three sets (reporter + cameraperson) of accreditation will be given to TV channels and news agencies having nation-wide network. Newspaper groups with circulation above one lakh copies and those with separate entertainment supplements, will be eligible for two sets of accreditation.
Other publications and web portals will be eligible for one set of accreditation. Freelance film critics, having relevant media experience of three years or more will be given accreditation under ‘print’ category.