The Guwahati International Film Festival (GIFF) is an annual film festival held in Guwahati, Assam, India.The State Government-owned Jyoti Chitraban (Film Studio) Society organises the festival in association with the Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Regional Government Film and Television Institute.
The 3rd Guwahati International Film Festival is all set to make you laugh, cry, scream and sing together from the 31st October to the 6th November, 2019.
A total of over 100 films from more than 65 countries will be screened in the festival which will be divided into various sections where Iran will be the Country in Focus.
The first ever Guwahati International Film Festival was organised by Jyoti Chitraban in association with Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Regional Government Film and Television Institute with support of the Government of Assam which was held from 28th October to 2nd November, 2017.
A total of 72 films from more than 30 countries were screened in the festival which was divided into various sections where Turkey was the Country in Focus.
Top filmmakers and envoys of many foreign countries took part in the festival in various capacities. A special package on South-East Asian countries was also curated by the Festival Directorate.
The second edition of the festival was held from 25th October to 31st October, 2018, where the ASEAN countries were the Region of Focus. A total of over 100 films from more than 40 countries were screened during the festival.
The potential of the festival was measured with the overwhelming response and attention that was gathered during the last two years. Taking inspiration and spirit of the same, GIFF returns this year with a greater circumference, vigour and spirit.
Dates: 31st October 2019 to 6th November 2019
Venue: Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra & Jyoti Chitraban Film Studio, Guwahati, Assam
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