Greater participation of Asian films makes it unique
JIFF to be the year’s first event on Global Film Festival Circuit
Jaipur, The eighth edition of the Jaipur International Film festival (JIFF) will kick off on the second day of the New Year to achieve the honour of being the first event on the global Festival circuit.
Scores of film buffs from various parts of the world would join the local audience of the Pink City to watch 152 feature, documentary, short and animation films for five pleasant winter days.
The increased participation of films from Asian countries in the Festival would be a feast for the observers of emerging cinema trends in Asian countries like Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan and UAE.
Screenings of the Festival films have been arranged at three locations – The Golecha at Chaura Rastaa, Manipal University Campus Auditorium at Ajmer Road and Rajasthan Praudh Shikshan Samiti Auditorium at Jahalna Institutional Area.
Besides the screenings of the films seminars and workshops would also be held at these venues.
Registration of general delegates would be free in The Festival this time.