By- Actor Banibrata Datta
(Fantacy Tv Film & Media Institute)
Inauguration Ceremony of 28th Kolkata International Film Festival. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Governor CV Anand Bose were the chief guests at the festival. Following the inaugural ceremony, the screening of Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s ‘Abhimaan’ featuring Big B and Jaya Bachchan in lead roles was held. The 28th edition of the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) kicked off in the City of Joy on Thursday. The inaugural ceremony took place at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose indoor stadium.
The festival was inaugurated by actors Shah Rukh Khan, who was the guest of honour and Amitabh Bachchan. Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has a release coming up after four years, was also among the guests at the Kolkata International Film Festival. Actors Rani Mukerji and Shatrughan Sinha were seen at the star-studded event. Singer Arjit Singh, who has several hit songs to his credit, was seen at Kolkata International Film Festival.
The 28th Kolkata International Film Festival was inaugurated thursday at Netaji Indoor in an unprecedented star-studded gathering. On one side are megastars like Amitabh-Shahrukh. On the other hand, the newly appointed Governor CV Ananda Bose (CV Ananda Bose). Madhyamani Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The opening ceremony of the International Film Festival will be under his presidency. He said at the Shillong airport on his way back to Kolkata on Wednesday, Chander Hat will be held at the film festival. Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukhopadhyay, Shatrughan Sinha, Mahesh Bhatt. New generation heart throb singer Arijit Singh, Melody King Kumar Shanu. The special guest is former India captain Sourav Ganguly. Governor CV Anand Bose was the chief guest.
Raj Bhavan’s distance with Navanna grew when Jagdeep Dhankar was the governor. There are differences of opinion on various issues. Statements, counter-statements have heated up the state politics. In this situation, the presence of the governor as the chief guest on the opening stage of the film festival is considered significant enough by the political circles. The program starts at 4 pm. There was no film festival for the last two years due to the covid epidemic. The film festival scheduled for December 2021 has been postponed to May this year. Festival again after about 6 months. As a result, eight movie lovers are delighted. We want such an international festival to celebrate the freedom from covid.
On his return from Shillong, the Chief Minister visited the film festival with State Chief Secretary Harikrishna Dwivedi and Information Secretary Shantanu Basu. Check how much preparation has been done. Inquire about the guests. According to Navanna sources, Big B Amitabh Bachchan will inaugurate the festival this year. King of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan (Shahrukh Khan) will be the partner. Mamata has a very sweet relationship with both of them. Calcutta is special to both of them. Especially this film festival.
This year’s additional attraction is Arijit Singh. The singer from Ziaganj of Murshidabad is very popular with the new generation. And there is the melody king Kumar Shanu of the nineties. The festival will continue till December 28. Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s ‘Abhiman’ will be shown as the opening Movie.
Kolkata International Film Festival to be held between December 15-22. This time, there will be a launch of a special segment called ‘Game On’ for sports-based films for the screening of the audience. The Kolkata International Film Festival started in the year 1995.