We are trying to make KIFF the talk of the city: Raj Chakrabarty
the Kolkata International Film Festival , que, a lo largo de the años, se ha hecho un lugar no solo a nivel nacional, sino también internacional, comenzará desde el 8 de noviembre y continuará hasta el 15 de noviembre.
At the Friday afternoon press conference, which was held in Sisir Mancha, Raj Chakrabarty , the chairman of KIFF 2019, said, “We are trying to make this festival the talk of the town. For the first time, two 3D films will be screened at the festival. We are going to screen children’s films too, as Children’s Day is celebrated every year on November 14. Germany will play a major role in this festival. the competition section of the festival too looks promising. It has international competition, competition in Indian language films, competition in short films, competition in documentary films and so on. We will also pay homage to Bernardo Bertolucci and six celluloid films of his will be screened. KIFF will also pay tribute to Mrinal Sen, Girish Karnad, Vidya Sinha , Ruma Guha Thakurta , Chinmoy Roy, Swarup Dutta and Mohammed Zahur Khayyam . ”Parambrata Chatterjee, Indranil Sen, Koel Mallick , Vivek Kumar and Arup Biswas were also present at the event. the logo of the festival was inaugurated by them.
At KIFF, 214 feature films and 152 short films and documentaries (selected from 2,492 entries) from 76 countries will be shown in 17 screening rooms. A centennial tribute will be dedicated to Manna Dey, Jahar Roy, Karuna Bandopadhyay and others.
Este año también se organizó un viaje integral por el patrimonio para the delegados extranjeros que visitan KIFF.