SIMA 2013 received 267 film submissions from 84 countries. 30 films were nominated (incl. 10 humanitarian initiatives), receiving promotional and publicity support across media and partner networks. The 12 SIMA 2013 Winners captured stories from Bangladesh, India, Australia, Canada, Nepal, Ethiopia, Haiti, Tanzania, Columbia, Ghana, Japan and the US. 15 films received entry in the SIMA Catalogue in 2013 that are made available for screenings to international cultural, educational and humanitarian forums. 10 films received entry in SIMAs online EDU Impact Video Library, featuring innovations and best practices in global development.