|when:||November 20th - 28th, 2022|
|address:||Siri Fort Auditorium Complex|
August Kranti Marg
110049 New Delhi, India
|deadline:||August 31st, 2022|
|entry form:||Online Submission|
Started way back in 1952, the first ever IFFI was organized by the Films Division, Government of India, with the patronage of the first Prime Minister of India – Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. The International Film Festival of India (IFFI) aims at providing a common platform to the cinemas across the world to project the excellence of the art of film making. This India’s most prestigious festival is also the first International Film Festival held anywhere in Asia.
The Festival is being organized by the Directorate of Film Festivals (DFF), Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India in collaboration with the State Government of Goa and the Indian Film Industry. The Festival is recognized by the International Federation of Film Producers' Associations (FIAPF).
The Festival aims at providing a common platform for film makers of the world to
project there excellence in film art; contributing to the understanding and appreciation of film cultures of different nations in the context of their social and cultural ethos; and promoting friendship and co-operation among people of the world.
The festival programme is broadly divided into the following categories:-
i. International Competition for Feature Films (upto 15 numbers. Upto three Indian Films will be selected for this section. Fiction Films with a minimum duration of 70 minutes and above).
ii. Non Competition( World Panorama) - for feature films from around the world (Fiction Films with a minimum duration of 70 minutes and above).
iii. Retrospectives, Tributes, Country Focus & other specially curated packages (Indian & Foreign) and Premieres.
iv. Indian Panorama - for Indian feature films, Indian Panorama.
v. Technical Workshops/Master Classes/other Interactive & Academic Sessions/Panel Discussions/Talent Hub.
vi. Film Bazaar (Film Market organized by the National Film Development Corporation of India).