Assam State Film (Finance & Development) Corporation (AFFDC) will provide rupees 50 lakhs to director Rima Das, for her new film, ‘Purno Chandra.
AFFDC chairman, Jatin Bora made this announcement on June 24, in presence of Rima Das.
Bora further said that the government of Assam has approved the ‘film subsidiary rules’ to financially help the producers and directors in the state, including documentary, short films and animation films within its fold.
As per the new rule, the government will provide up to Rs 25 lakh to a full-length movie or a child movie. Depending on the length and other aspects, an animation movie can also receive a maximum subsidy of Rs 25 lakh from the government.