The 2019 Golden Jubilee edition of the International Film Festival of India is to be held from the 20th of November till the 28th at Panjim, Goa. The festival will see a variety of films in many languages from all around the world coming together under a single roof. The 50th International Film Festival of India, 2019 will witness over 250 movies from 76 countries, with Russia as the country of focus. It also includes 26 feature films and 15 non-feature films in the Indian Panorama section.
The International Festival of India will be opening on the 20th November 2019 with the screening of “DESPITE THE FOG” (Nonostante La Nebbia) Directed by acclaimed documentarian Goran Paskaljevic representing Italy; over ten thousand refugees of minors without parental care are wandering today in Europe, half of which are on Italian roads. “Despite the Fog” is a movie about one such refugee. The festival will be host to various feature films from around the world and will screen movies that have made India proud globally, be it National or regional films that will be featured in the Indian section. This year the country of focus is Russia and movies by the acclaimed filmmaker, TAKASHI MIIKE will be screened. The festival will also screen movies to homage to two great French filmmakers who passed away from our midst, Bernardo Bertolucci and Agnes Varda by featuring their acclaimed works.
2019 marks the 50th year of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which is often counted amongst one of the earliest film festivals of the Asian continent.
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