Privacy Policy

EFFECTIVE DATE: June 07, 2023.

Fest5 (“Fest5”, “us”, “we”) recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of any personal information we collect. We appreciate that you trust us with your information and we intend to always keep that trust. This starts with making sure you understand the information we collect, why we collect it and how it is used. 


Capitalized terms used and not defined in this Privacy Policy have the meanings ascribed to such terms in Fest5’s Terms of Use (“Terms”).

1. Where This Privacy Policy Applies

This Privacy Policy applies to all of Fest5’s Services. By using the Services, you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy and the accompanying Terms. 

This Privacy Policy also applies to the processing of your personal information by third parties with whom Fest5 shares your personal information. This Privacy Policy does not apply to business activities of third parties who collect personal information directly from you.

2. Information We Collect

Information you give us

You choose to give us certain information when using our Services. This includes:

Information we receive from others

In addition to the information you provide us directly, we receive information about you from others, including:

Information collected when you use our Services

When you use our Services, we collect information about which features you use, how you use them and the devices you use to access our Services. See below for more details: 

3. Cookies and Other Similar Data Collection Technologies

We use and may allow others to use cookies and similar technologies (e.g., web beacons, pixels) to recognize you and/or your device(s). We use this information to authenticate you, remember your preferences and settings, analyze site traffic and trends, deliver and measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns, and allow you to use other features. 

Some web browsers (including Safari, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome) have a “Do Not Track” (“DNT”) feature that tells a website that a user does not want to have his or her online activity tracked. If a website that responds to a DNT signal receives a DNT signal, the browser can block that website from collecting certain information about the browser’s user. Moreover, not all browsers offer a DNT option and DNT signals are not yet uniform. 

4. How We Use Information 

To administer our Awards Program and provide our Services to you

To ensure a consistent experience across your devices

To provide new Services to you 

To serve you relevant offers and ads

To improve our Services and develop new ones

To prevent, detect and fight fraud or other illegal or unauthorized activities

To ensure legal compliance

To process your information as described above, we rely on the following legal bases:

5. How We Share Information

When you submit a Film

With our service providers and partners 

For corporate transactions

When required by law

To enforce legal rights

6. Cross-Border Data Transfers

Sharing of your personal information sometimes involves cross-border data transfers outside of India. If your personal information is transferred to another jurisdiction, then it may be accessible to the law enforcement and national security authorities of that jurisdiction.

7. Your Rights

We want you to be aware of your privacy rights. Here are a few key points to remember:

8. How We Protect Your Information

We implement physical, organizational, and technological measures to protect your personal information. As with all technology companies, although we take steps to secure your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information will always remain secure.

We may suspend your use of all or part of the Services without notice if we suspect or detect any breach of security. If you believe that your information is no longer secure, please notify our Privacy Officer immediately.

9. How Long We Retain Your Information

We keep your personal information for as long as we need it to provide the Services and as permitted or required by applicable law. We delete or anonymize your information upon deletion of your account, unless:

Although our systems are designed to carry out data deletion processes according to the above guidelines, we cannot promise that all data will be deleted within a specific timeframe.

10. California Privacy Rights

For users who are California residents, the data we collect may fall within the following categories of “personal information,” as defined by the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA): 

Users who are California residents have the following rights (in addition to the other rights listed in this Privacy Policy):

11. Children’s Privacy

Our Services are restricted to users who are 13 years of age or older. We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 13. If you suspect that personal information of an individual who is under the age of 13 has been provided to us through use of the Services, please contact our Privacy Officer.

12. Privacy Policy Changes

Because we’re always looking for new and innovative ways to provide our Services, this policy may change over time. We will notify you before any material changes take effect so that you have time to review the changes. 

13. How to Contact Us

If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, you can reach our Privacy Officer: 

56 M G Road, Kolkata 700041