Dadasaheb Phalke, Janmbhumi Puraskar
NIFF Trphy

9th Nashik International Film Festival

23rd to 26th March 2017, Nashik - India

Annual celebration for Independent Film Makers Worldwide
Awards and Screenings - Features, Shorts/Docs, World/Indian/Marathi cinema....

About NIFF

We take the pleasure and great honour to extend a warm invitation to the galaxy of filmmaker to the 8th edition of Nashik International Film Festival starting from 17th March to 20th March 2016 in Nashik, India

NIFF - our initiative to restore the vision of Dadasaheb Phalke (The Father of Indian Cinema) and establishing an Annual Celebration of Cinema Industry to pay tribute to him at his home town, Nashik is now an important annual celebration for the film industry. Niff fest is a multidimensional creative treat for film lovers and witnesses a variety of event and activities. Niff always has taken initiative to promote independent filmmakers and young talents worldwide.

Looking at the popularity of current Marathi Television Industry, we have decided to add special awards category and recognition to the best of Marathi Television contents. NIFF festival secretariat invites nominations for the awards by late 10th January 2016 & the acceptable last date for entries is till 25th Jan 2016

Our strong partnerships with more than 10 film festival worldwide & network across 27 countries globally; we really feel proud in restoring the vision of Dadasaheb Phalke. NIFF Festival Secretariat has decided to take initiative to promote Awards winning films to various National & International Festivals, Awards and Recognitions & Pitch these films for Global Recognitions, Red Carpet Welcomes, Buyers & Int. Distribution.

To support our Honorable Prime Minister’s Vision to develop our nation; we have added special awards for films on best film on “My Smart City” (Concept & Suggestion) and collectively compile new ideas and public suggestions for building our Nation.

Our Mission

  • To Restore the Vision of Dadasaheb Phalke the father of’ Indian Cinema
  • To Create Global platform for Independent Filmmakers & Youth Worldwide Towards Uniting The World & supporting Global Harmony & Peace
  • To encourage Film locations exchange, Film Culture & enhance Film Tourism Art , culture & technological exchange between film-makers

Our Objective

  • To establish Nashik as a place of worship for the cinema industry,
  • To Develop Nashik Film City project ant set up Ultra modern Film Studios of International Standards as a new hi-tech film industry destination.
  • To promote Nashik in Wine Business as Nashik being considered as Wine Valley of India.
  • To set up Film Archives Museum in the home town of Dadasaheb Phalke.
  • To Promote Nashik Film City - Beautiful & scenic locations of Nashik & around
  • To Promote Nashik as Wine Capital of the Country by arranging Wine Festivals, Wine Testing Session, Wine Valley Beauty Pageant, Music Concerts etc..

Our Support

NIFF Festival Secretariat will take initiative support filmmakers to promote their films at various National & International Festivals, Awards & will Pitch them films for Global Recognitions, Red Carpet Welcomes, Buyers , Funders & International Distribution.

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