Form 1a – CINEMATOGRAPH (CERTIFICATION) RULES

Form IA : Application for Certification for Public Exhibition of a Video Film Produced in India

[Rule21(1)]

(No. and date of application (to be entered by Board’s Office)

 

To

 

The Central Board of Film Certification through the Regional Officer at …………………….

Application for certification for public exhibition of a video film produced in India at ……………..

 

(1)(a) Name of the video film

 

(b) Language of the video film

 

(c) Running time

 

(d) Number of cassettes

        

(e) Any other particulars of the video conversion

 

(f) Type of the film, i.e., whether it is 2-D, 3-D, cinemascope, vistavision, etc.

 

(g) Whether the film is silent or a talkie

 

(h) Colour of the film

 

(i) Name and address of the producer

 

(j) Name of the director

 

(2) State whether the video film is a newsreel/ documentary/ scientific/ educational/ feature/ advertisement video film.

 

(2A) Specify the certificate requested: ‘U’, ‘UA’, ‘A’ or ‘S’

 

(3) State separately the number of negative and positive prints of the video film.

 

(a) Produced (negative ……………… positive ………………… )

 

(b) In the applicant’s possession (negative …………………… positive ………………… )

 

(c) Name and address of the laboratory/ company where copies were made.

 

(4)(a) Whether the video film for which the application has been made is a replica/ exact copy of a cinematograph film on celluloid in respect of which a certificate has already been granted by the Central Board of Film Certification? Also state particulars of the film certified.

 

(b) Whether the video film is a modified version of a certified cinematograph film on celluloid containing additions, deletions/ or other alterations (details of modifications may be provided).

 

(c) Whether the application being made is in respect of an original video film and not a copy of an already certified cinematograph film on celluloid.

 

(d) Whether the present video film is a dubbed version or remake of any other video film? If so, state the particulars along with full details of certificates issued to that video film.

 

(e) Whether any pre-censorship advice was obtained and if so, the details thereof.

 

(f) Whether permission for any shooting abroad was obtained and, if so, the details thereof.

 

(g) Whether the video film contains any dialogue/ commentary in any language other than the language of the video film and, if so, specify the language and the cassette in which they occur.

 

(5) Has any previous application been made to certify this video film as suitable for public exhibition in India? If so,-

 

(a) Where and to whom was it made ?

 

(b) What was the result of the application ?

 

*(i) A ‘U’ / ‘UA’ /an  ‘A’ / ‘S’ certificate No…………… dated………………….. was granted subject  to the following cuts …………

 

*(ii) Certificate was refused.

 

(6) Has the exhibition of this video film/ film been at anytime suspended or the video film/ film declared uncertified by the Central or any State Government? State particulars:

 

(7) Does the video film contain any dialogue, songs, poem, speech or commentary in any language other than English or an Indian language ?

If s

o, specify that cassette or cassettes in which the dialogue, song, poem, speech or commentary occurs and the language used.

 

(8) Amount of fee accompanying the application on account of the fee prescribed in rule 36.

 

vide (i) Receipt No. ………………. dated ……………………

 

(ii) Bank draft No. …………… dated …………….. on …………………… bank

 

(iii) Postal order no. ……………. dated …………….. on …………………. post office.

 

(9) Name, address and telephone number, if any, of the applicant. Telephone No.:

 

(10) I declare that the video film is ready for examination by the Board and the statements recorded above are true in every particular. I also declare that I own the rights of the video film in question. I further declare that I have the right to use in the video film the additional material in the feature film in the form of trailers, advertisement shorts, documentary films, etc.

 

Date ………………….                                                          Signature of applicant

 

*Score out the word or words which are not applicable.]

Main Index

Rules and Regulations of India

MyNation

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *