IFFI: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
IFFI to be held in November at Goa, as per schedule
Published: August 13, 2020
The International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will be held in November 2020 as per the schedule of the event. The event is normally held in Goa between November 20 and 28. This year also, the same timeline is fixed for the event and no change has been proposed till now in the schedule. What ..
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49th International Film Festival of India opens in Panaji, Goa
Published: November 21, 2018
49th International Film Festival of India began in Panaji, capital of Goa. The theme of for this year’s film festival is New India through a variety of genres of cinema, including history, action, romance and sports. Jharkhand is focus state for this year, with Jharkhand Day being celebrated on 24th November as part of festival. ..
Iranian film Daughter wins Golden Peacock award at 47 IFFI
Published: November 29, 2016
Iranian film “Daughter” has won the coveted Golden Peacock award at the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). It has been directed by Reza Mirkarimi. It is a family drama set in southern Iran. It brings out intergenerational conflict between a strict father and a young daughter. Union Minister of State for Information and ..
47th International Film Festival of India begins in Goa
Published: November 21, 2016
The 47th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) began in Goa. It is one of Asia’s oldest and India’s biggest film festival. It was inaugurated by Veteran filmmaker Ramesh Sippy in the presence of Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu. Key Facts This year over 300 films including 4 premieres, ..
Russian Film 'Leviathan' adjudged best film of 45th IFFI
Published: December 1, 2014
Russian film ‘Leviathan’ has bagged the Golden Peacock at the closing ceremony of the 45th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). Key Highlights of 45th IFFI Marathi movie ‘Ek Haazarachi Note’ has bagged the centenary trophy for best film i.e. Silver Peacock. The Lifetime Achievement award was presented to Hong-Kong filmmaker Wong Kar-wai, known for ..
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