- October 27, 2021
- Posted by: Planet Goa Team
- Category: Trending In Goa
52nd EDITION OF IFFI TO SHOWCASE MORE THAN 300 FILMS FROM ACROSS THE WORLD
The 52nd edition of the International Film Festival of India, IFFI will be held in Goa from November 20 – 28, 2021. Considering the present COVID-19 situation, the 52nd IFFI will be held in a hybrid format. IFFI showcases a collage of the best of contemporary and classic films from around the globe and welcomes an array of world-renowned filmmakers, actors, technicians, critics, academicians and film enthusiasts to celebrate Cinema and the Art of Filmmaking through its Screenings, Presentations, Master Classes, Panel Discussions, Co-production, Seminars, etc.
Media delegates who wish to attend the 52nd edition of IFFI in person may now register online, at this link: https://my.iffigoa.org/extranet/media. Media accreditation shall be granted as per the applicable PIB guidelines mentioned at the link. Applicants should be above 21 years of age as on 1st January 2021 and should have professional experience of covering major International Film Festivals such as IFFI for a minimum of three years.
In the public interest, it is recommended that the applicant is vaccinated against COVID-19; applicants who have received one or both doses of vaccination may upload their vaccination certificate on the delegate registration portal. Registrations close by midnight of November 14, 2021. Registration for the virtual platform will be announced shortly.
About IFFI: The International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Founded in 1952, is one of the most significant film festival in Asia. Held annually, at its permanent venue in the State of Goa, the festival aims to provide a common platform for the cinemas of the world to project the excellence of the 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 cooperation among people of the world.
International Film Festival of India is conducted jointly by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Govt. of India and the State Government of Goa and executed through its nodal agencies Directorate of Film Festival and Entertainment Society of Goa respectively.