IndieShorts


About

IndieShorts is an online video streaming OTT platform for short films, web series, documentaries and music videos made my young and talented independent filmmakers. IndieShorts is a registered trademark of WinterSun Studios Private Limited.

WinterSun Studios is a film production, post-production and distribution company based in Bengaluru, India.

Cookies

IndieShorts ("us", "we", or "our") uses cookies on the IndieShorts website (the "Service"). By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies. Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you. Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

How IndieShorts uses cookies

When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser. We use cookies for keeping track of your login session and the content that you have watched to help you continue watching from where you left off. We also use cookies to store your country information to show the relevant subscription plans as well as for search query retention.

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

Where can you find more information about cookies

You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:


Terms of Use

Account

By creating your account on IndieShorts, you agree that (a) you are atleast 18 years old; and (b) all the information you provide are correct; and (c) subscription will be charged by our payments partner to your credit card that you have provided based on the selected recurring period (monthly/annual). You can cancel your subscription anytime by navigating to the "ACCOUNT" menu option. There are no refunds issues under any circumstances.

Collection of Information

By signing up on the IndieShorts website, the information you provide us will include your IP address and your watch history which are stored in our database and used for analytics only.
Our analytics partner would also collect information such as source of traffic (country) and streaming device (such as browser, mobile device etc).

Streaming Restrictions

Streaming content through IndieShorts is for private home viewing only and not for commercial use. Public exhibition of content streamed through IndieShorts is prohibited and may lead to legal action.

IndieShorts is strongly against piracy. Use of devices such as mobile phones, cameras, sound recorders etc to record and/or broadcast content streamed through IndieShorts is strictly prohibited and may lead to legal action.

Downloading content from IndieShorts for offline viewing is prohibited and may lead to legal action.

Copyrights

We do not own any copyrights on the content hosted on IndieShorts other than rights for online streaming services with our content providers.

Subscriptions

IndieShorts is a subscription based OTT platform (SVOD) which means viewers pay a subscription fee to watch content on this platform. Subscription fee depends on the region of the viewers. First time sign-ups will be offered a free trial of 2 days post which the subscription fee is charged to the credit card provided. Subscriptions can be cancelled anytime by going to the Accounts page on IndieShorts; subscriptions will be cancelled with immediate effect and no refunds will be issued.

Classification

We review all the content hosted on IndieShorts and assign an age classification.
  • [U] Universal - Suitable for all ages
  • [PG] Parental Guidance - Parental guidance may be required for certain scenes
  • [18] Over 18 years only - Unsuitable for viewers of age below 18 years (contains nudity / explicit content / sexual scenes / violence / mature themes etc)

Communication

All communication with IndieShorts is online only, i.e. emails or through the "Contact Us" page on the website. Our Support team might contact you on the email address you have provided.

IndieShorts also sends out occasional marketing communications via emails related to new releases and offers.

Affiliation

You can earn recurring income from IndieShorts by signing up as an Affiliate. Click here to know more.

Referral Programme

Active subscribers of IndieShorts can avail up to 100% cashback by referring their friends. Cashback will be processed based on the recurrence of the referring subscriber and the number of active referred-subscribers at the time of processing the cashback.

Number of active
referred-subscribers
Cashback
0 - 4 0%
5 - 9 25%
10 - 15 50%
16 - 20 75%
> 20 100%


How do I refer my friends?

Login to IndieShorts, go to "ACCOUNT" menu option and scroll down to the "Referral Programme" section. Use the URL provided with your unique referral code and share with your friends.