Building on the reputation of Goa as the destination for IFFI, The Science Film Festival of India, SCI-FFI aims to position as the sole destination for science films. The first edition of SCI-FFI was well appreciated and saw immense response from the students and delegates The second edition aims to provide the best of cinema on various topics of science to the students and hence we have tied up with other science films festivals of the world.
The films that are scheduled to be shown during the festival are Hollywood Blockbusters like Man who knew Infinity, Sunshine, Apollo 13 etc and serious documentaries like Cosmos, The flyroom etc. Eminent scientists of India ie Dr Mayank Vahia, Arvind Ranade etc will be interacting with the students during the four day festival.
The schedule for the four day Science Film Festival is given below.
|17/01/2017, Tuesday||18/01/2017, Wednesday||19/01/2017, Thursday||20/01/2017, Friday|
|Time 10.00 to 13.00||Film The Genius of Srinavas Ramanujan||Film The Fly Room||Film Quantum Indian||Film Sunshine|
14.00 to 17.00
|Film The Man who knew Infinity||Film Contagion||Film Interstellar||Film Contact|
|Event||Opening Ceremony from 10.00 to 11.00||Science can be fun by Deepak Pathania at 12.00hrs||Closing Ceremony from 14.30 to 15.30 hrs|
|Expert||Dr. Mandar Bhanusha||Dr. Shekar Mande||Dr. Arvind Ranade||Dr. Mayank Vahia|
|Venue||INOX 1||INOX 1||INOX 1||Macquinez Palace|