The Entertainment Society of Goa in association with the Department of Public Health Dentistry, Goa Dental College and Hospital organized the 2nd Goa Anti Tobacco Film Festival on Thursday 31st May 2018.
The Prize distribution ceremony was held at 10.30 am at the hands of Shri. Ashok Kumar (IAS), Secretary, Health, Govt. of Goa, followed by the screening of Award Winning advertisement and short films at Auditorium 1, Maquinez Palace, ESG, Panaji-Goa. The aim of the this festival is to select Ad Films and Short films to spread the message of harmful or ill effects of tobacco use and also to decrease the occurrence of Oral Cancer and heart disease. The ultimate objective being to render Goa smoke free.
This competition was held in two sections, Goa section and National Section. The following were the entries Received:-
Goa Section :-
Ad Films = 17
Short Films = 9
National Section : –
Ad Films = 12
Short Films = 4
Total 42 Film makers participated in this contest.
Here is the list of winners for the 9th Goa State Film Festival 2018
The winners of Ad Film for Goa Section:
- 1st Prize Winner of Rs. 50000/- TOBACCO KILLS…ALL by RAMPRASAD ADPAIKAR
- 2nd Prize Winner of Rs. 30000/- CHECKMATE by CHAITRA SANDESH DESAI
The winners of Ad Film for National Section:
- 1st Prize Winner of Rs. 100000/- NOW, YOUR HOME? by Mr. PRASAD P MAHEKAR
- 2nd Prize Winner of Rs. 50000/- BEAT THE URGE by Mr. ANANT DHOND
The winners of short Film for National Section:
- 1st Prize Winner of Rs. 100000/- POORNA by VIJU SANZGIRI PRODUCTIONS