Multimedia exhibition IFFI@50 to begin tomorrow

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has put up one of its kind, highly hi-tech interactive multi-media exhibition at IFFI. The exhibition will be inaugurated by Secretary, Ministry of Information  & Broadcasting Shri Amit Khare,  tomorrow at 10:30 am at Darya Sangam near Kala Academy, Goa. It will remain open for all from 21-28 November 2019 during the hours of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

On the occasion of the 50thth anniversary of IFFI, the exhibition – IFFI@50 – is a tribute to the journey of IFFI from its inception in 1952 to now. The aim of the exhibition is to show how IFFI helps to showcase India cinemas to the world and also makes India a platform where cinemas from the world can be showcased.

The visitors to this exhibition will experience the evolution of Indian Cinema through various installations.  In addition to this, there are various first of its kind hi-tech features used in the exhibition like Zoetrope (moving picture creative installation), 360 degree immersive experience area, augmented reality experience, vertical digital display panels, Virtual reality tools, hologram technology, IFFI’s journey through digital panels etc. These have been designed to engage the audience to showcase the craft of filmmaking and highlight the impact of cinema on society.

On the sidelines of the exhibition, various competitions are organized such as Film quiz, short film making (on Government initiatives like Swachh Bharat, No to Single Use Plastic, Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat etc), drawings, paintings etc for kids on everyday basis.