The 49th edition of the International Film Festival of India opens with the world premier of "Aspern Papers" in the presence of its international star actors and crew members.
Set in Venice at the end of the 19th century and based on Henry James's novel, The Aspern Papers is a story about the obsession, the size of the lost and the dream of the Bironic Adventures.
The delegation that will present this film coming to Goa will be lead actor Jonathan Rhis-Meiers, actress actress and golden globe Joeli Richardson and nominee Oscar nominee Julia Robins, besides actress and actress Roman Polanski, Morgane Polanski, actor Nicolas Hau and director , Julien Landais.
This year's Countri Focus segment will feature films from Israel in the mega movie festival, and the State Focus segment will be dedicated to Jharkhand.
Every year, IFFI recognizes the contribution of a filmmaker and presents a lifetime achievement award to him, featuring some of his best films. This year Dan Volman of Israel will be rewarded with a prize.
The IFFI 2018, which will be held in Goa from November 20 to 28, will feature 212 films from over 68 countries, reflecting the diversity of tastes. At the international section for the competition at this film event there are 15 films, of which three are Indian. This section presents films produced and co-operative by 22 countries.
The international jury for the competition is John Irvin, Adrian Sitaru, Polish director Robert Glinski, Anna Ferraioli Ravel and Indian director Rakeish Omprakash Mehra.
In addition, the festival's kaleidoscopic shots will feature 20 critically acclaimed international films that were at the main film festivals, most of which are the award winners.
The world's panoramic section will include 67 films, which are specially couched for the festival. This section will include four world premieres, two international premiers, 15 prime ministers in Asia and 60 Indian prime ministers.
This year, in the panorama section, 15 films will be screened, representing the Oscars from the respective countries.
Every year, IFFI is characterized by a segment of the focus of the country, which brings the cinematographic excellence and contribution of a particular country. At the IFFI 2018, the focus of the country will be dedicated to Israel. Ten films were selected for this segment in cooperation with the Consulate General of Israel in Mumbai.
The open film for the focus of the country is "The Other Story" Avi Nesher. Important celebrities from Israel, including the famous Israeli actor Alon Oboula, will visit Goa during the festival. Also, an indo-Israeli coproduction seminar will be held on November 22nd.
A focus was focused on the national focus for the 49th edition of the IFFI 2018. This section will focus on the films of one of the Indian states, which would illuminate the art and culture of a particular country. Jharkhand was selected as the national focus for this film festival, while Dan Jarkhand will be celebrated on November 24th within the festival. The films in the Jharkhand package include "Death in Gunju", "Ranchi Diary" and "Begum Jaan", among others.
Sketch on the screen – an animation film package – is another section on the IFFI 2018, featuring three international films about feature films in collaboration with Indian studios.
"Screen Airing" is another highlight of this nine-day film festival, in which the big screen is set up in a spacious room. This year, as an extension of the Khelo India brand, an Indian sports biographer will be shown including 'Gold', 'Marie Kom,' 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' ', & # 39; 1983 & # 39 ;, & # 39; MSD: The Untold Story & # 39; and & # 39; Soorma & # 39 ;.
IFFI also co-operates with the International Council for Film, Audiovisual Communication in Paris to present a special ICFT award that consisted of the UNESCO Medal of the Gandhi Film reflecting the ideals promoted by UNESCO.
This year, 10 films will be shown for the selection of the film, which will be presented with this award-winning award.
In the main section of the class, as well as in the interview section, several famous celebrities from the film industry will take part: Prasoon Joshi, Dan Volman, Sreekar Prasad, Anil Kapoor, Sumit Israni, Bonei Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Jahnvi Kapoor, David Dhavan, Varun Dhavan, Rohit Dhavan, Jaira, Kaushik Ganguly, Shaji Karun, Srijit Mukherjee, Sridhar Raghavan, Seryer Raghvan, Anupama Chopra, Rajiv Masand, Bhavana Somaaia, Jason Hafford, Meghna Gulzar, Leena Iadav and Gauri Shinde.
The retrospective of the Dadasaheb Phalke Award recipients' films was awarded during each IFFI. This year, actor Vinod Khanh posthumously received the prize. IFFI will present some of its best movies including 'Achanak', 'Lekin' and & # 39; Amar Akbar Anthoni & # 39 ;.
The homosexual section will recognize the film personalities of our country who have passed away this year. This year, the gift will be paid to Sasa Kapor, Sridev, M Karunanidhi and Kalpani Lajmi.
The international grocer will be paid for British designer Terens Marsh; Czech-American film director, screenwriter, actor Miloš Forman; and British film editor Anne V Coates, best known as Edward Lean's epic film "Lavrence of Arabia" (1962), for which she won Oscar.
A special package for children with impaired vision / special projections with audio description will be organized for children who are visually impaired.
The festival will feature films "Sholai" and "Hichki" in this section.
This year, she will also attend a special presentation of Tunisian films at the IFFI 2018.