Festival Calendar

Kolkata International Film Festival

Kolkata Film Festival NANDAN West Bengal Film Centre
1/1 AJC Bose Road
700 020 Kolkata
phone +91-33-2223 12 10
fax +91-33-2223 57 44
http://www.kff.in
email: info@kff.in

Director
Mr. Jadhav Mondol

Year of Foundation 1995

Event Date from 10 November 2018 till 17 November 2018

in Kolkata, India

Sections International Competition: Innovations in Moving Images, Asian Select (NETPAC Award), Cinema International, Special Tribute, Indian Select, Children's Screening, Homage, Literature and Cinema, Short Films (Non-Competition) , Documentary Films (Non-Competition)

Terms of Entry Competice section: 60 min. and more; fiction feature films; INdian Premiere; must be completed between 1st Oct. 2017 and 15th Sept. 2018

Subtitles English subtitles recommended

Format DCP, 35 mm

Registration Deadline 31 August 2018

Fees none

Participants of the Film Industry more than 100 producers and festival representatives

Prizes/Awards Specialized International Competitive Section on "Innovations in Moving Images":
- Best Film (shared equaly between Director ad Producer)
- Best Director (Golden Royal Bengal Tiger)
- Special Jury Award
National Competition Best Short Fiction and Best Documentary

German Films

2018


International Competition: Innovation in Moving Images
I DO NOT CARE IF WE GO DOWN IN HISTORY AS BARBARIANS by Radu Jude (RO/CZ/FR/BG/DE, Komplizen Film)
SIBEL by Cagla Zencirci, Gauillaume Giovanetti (TK/FR/DE/LU, Riva Filmproduktion)

Cinema International
BALLON by Michael Bully Herbig (herbX film, STUDIOCANAL, Seven Pictures Film
COBAIN by Nanouk Leopold (NL/BE/DE, Coin Film)
DAUGHTER OF MINE by Laura Bispuri (IT/DE/CH, Match Factory Productions)
LEMONADE by Ioana Uricaru (RO/CA/DE/SE, 42film)
RAFIKI by Wanuri Kahlu (ZA/KE/FR/LB/NO/NL/DE, Razor Film)
RETABLO by Álvaro Delgado-Aparicio (PE/DE/NO, Catch of the Day Films)
STRIPPED by Yaron Shani (IL/DE,The Post Republic)
THE HAPPY PRINCE by Rupert Everett (DE/BE/IT, Maze Pictures)
THE REPORTS ON SARAH AND SALEEM (DER FALL VON SARAH UND SALEEM) by Muayad Alayan (PS/NL/DE/MX, Manderley Films)
TOUCH ME NOT by Adina Pintilie (RO/DE/CZ/BR/FR, Rohfilm Productions)

Maestro
KHIBULA by George Ovashvili (GE/DE/FR, 42film)
THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT by Lars von Trier (DK/FR/DE/SE, Zentropa Köln)
THE WILD PEAR TREE by Nuri Bilge Ceylan (DETAiLFILM)

Children’s Screening
SUPA MODO by Likarion Wainaina (DE/KE, One Fine Day Films)

Centenary Tribute: Ernst Ingmar Bergman
FANNY UND ALEXANDER by Ingmar Bergman (SE/FR/DE, Personafilm, Tobisfilm)

Number of Films Shown 189 films from 63 countries

Media Coverage mainly local print media

Specific Characteristics Recognized by FIAPF (International Federation of Film Producers Associations) as Non-Competitive Feature Film Festival.

Evaluation International annual event held at Nandan Film Centre with aid from the Bengal Government. The festival has an interesting international program and large, enthusiastic and knowledgable audiences, but few sales possibilities; hospitality is financially limited but very friendly in film-oriented state.

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