The theme for FOM 2014 "Leading Fulfilling life with Mental Illness"

The Frame of Mind film festival invited entries that develop the potential for films to enhance public awareness of various aspects of mental health and illness. It aims to highlight the importance of recognizing problems that will benefit from treatment and support. This year the theme of the competition was the role leading fulfilling life with mental illness .With that in mind, several priorities guided the jury’s assessment. They considered cinematic quality, as indicated by originality and production values. Films were expected to accurately portray mental health problems for which community awareness is needed. The jury also considered how the film contributed to public appreciation of the importance of family and community in either the development or response to mental health problems.


Winning Contest entries:

1st Prize - Mr. K.Athithya (Scribbling)

1st Prize - Mr. Rony Gerge (Fruitful)

2nd Prize - Ms. Uma Kannan (Vidiyal)

3rd Prize - Mr.Mohan Kumar( Beat Illness)

Special Mention - Mr. C.Dinesh(Open the Door)

Other Contest entries screened:

Se Fosse Cosi ( If it were so)
I live
Moondru Mudichu
Love all
Vidiyalai Thedi