The 47th edition of the International Film Festival of India, to be held from 20th November to 28th November 2016 at Panjim, the quaint beach-town of Goa, is all set to become more international this year. The ten day cinematic fiesta of films, celebrities, glamour and cinematic excellence will showcase movies across sections including Indian and International Panorama, Indian and Foreign Retrospectives, tributes, special focus,workshops, short films, Master Classes and the Film Bazaar etc.
The schedule for the 47th edition of the IFFI is going to be released soon.
Last year, following were the feature films showcased:
Opening Film– The Man who knew Infinity, Mid Fest Film–The Danish Girl was widely appreciated by media and audience. The Closing Film– El Clan was selected to be screened in the main competition section of the 72nd Venice International Film Festival. Also present were eminent National and International film celebrities such as Anil Kapoor, Illayaraaja, Sonakshi Sinha, Kabir Khan, Dev Patel, Mark Mangini, Ayushmann Khurrana, Aditi Rao Hydari, Jackie Shroff, Nana Patekar, Sachin Pilgaonkar, Subash Ghai, Shekhar Kapur, KK Senthil Kumar and Shankar Mahadevan, just to name a few. An exclusive section ‘Womenclature of Cinema’ showcased the films by Indian women filmmakers included best work of women film makers like Anjali Menon (Manjadikuru), Aparna Sen (36 Chowringhee Lane), Zoya Akhtar (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara) amongst others. More details about last year’s IFFI events can be found here.
Stay tuned to this section of the website for updates about the schedule for the 2016 IFFI edition.
International Film Festival of India, Goa ,Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India
Head Office: Sirifort Auditorium Complex, August Kranti Marg , New Delhi- 110049
Goa Office: Old GMC Building , Campal, Panaji, Goa, India
Contact details –
Festival Director – EMAIL: [email protected] ,Contact – +91 832 2434222
Deputy Director(Film Selection and Programming) – EMAIL: [email protected] , Contact – +91 11 26499356