The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting shared the details of the event, which kick started this
month from January 16 to 24, 2021, in Goa.
The festival will witness the World Premiere of
‘Mehrunisa’ along with Sandeep Kumar’s
movie, which stars Farrukh Jakkar. The
festival will close on January 24, 2021, with the India Premiere of the historical drama ‘Wife of a Spy’ by Kiyoshi Kurosawa.
With a total of 8 films, majority of the films in the list are from Germany, followed
by France with 6 movies. The line-up also includes films from America,
Italy, Greece and Netherlands amongst other countries.
The World Panorama
section of IFFI brings some of the best shots, to dialogues and direction, to the audience. During the 9-day
festival, extraordinary films by renowned filmmakers from around the globe will be screened for movies
IFFI excitingly showcases contemporary
international cinema to the audience, for discovering films that thrill, engage and provokes curiosity.
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films announced under world panorama section:
End Of Season by ElmarImanov (Azerbaijan, Germany, Georgia)
This Is My Desire by Arie Esiri, Chuko Esiri (Nigeria, USA)
Karnawal by Juan Pablo Felix (Argentina)
Parents by Eric Bergkraut, Ruth Schweikert (Switzerland)
The Voice by OgnjenSviličić (Croatia)
Spiral…Fear Is Everywhere by Kurtis David Harder (Canada)
Isaac by Angeles Hernandez & David Matamoros (Spain)
Farewell Amour by Ekwa Msangi (US)
The Man Who Sold His Skin by Kaouther Ben Hania (Tunisia, France)
Roland Rabers Cabaret of Death by Roland Reber (Germany)
Children of the sun by Prasanna Vithanage (Sri Lanka)
The International Film Festival of India (IFFI), founded in 1952, is one of the most significant film
festivals in Asia. Held annually, currently in the state of Goa, the festival aims at providing 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. The festival is
conducted jointly by the Directorate of Film Festivals (under Ministry of Information and Broadcasting)
and the state Government of Goa.
IFFI aims at providing a common platform
for the cinemas of the world to project the cinematic excellence and the art. Every year IFFI celebrates
some of the finest cinematic works and showcases a bouquet of best films from India and around the