The stunning landscapes of Ladakh are going to witness the primary version of ‘The Himalayan Film Festival 2021’ (THFF) from September 24 to September 28 as a part of the celebrations of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ for commemorating 75 years of India’s Independence.
Whereas ‘Shershaah’ directed by Vishnuvardhan shall be the opening movie, Ladakhi movie ‘Shepherdess of the Glaciers’ directed by Christiane Mordelet and Stenzin Dorjai would be the closing movie. ‘Shershaah’ will probably be screened within the auditorium on the Sindhu Sanskriti Kendra and in Picturetime’s inflatable theatre. It’s being hosted by the Union Territory of Ladakh.
On Ladakh now experiencing the thrill of watching movies on the large display together with Shershaah, and sharing his ideas on the upcoming movie pageant in Ladakh, Sushil Chaudhary, Founder and CEO, Picturetime asserts: “The theatre we put in final month on the peak of 11,562 ft the place we screened ‘Bellbottom’, witnessed a thoughts boggling response and now we’re elated to collaborate with the Administration of UT Ladakh and take part in ‘The Himalayan Film Festival’, the very best altitude movie pageant on the planet.”
Well-liked movies from the Himalayan states viz Assam, Sikkim, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Ladakh moreover Shershaah and Indian panorama chosen movies will probably be showcased in the course of the pageant.
The pageant is being organised in collaboration with the Directorate of Film Festivals beneath the Union Ministry of Info and Broadcasting and will probably be held on the Sindhu Sanskriti Kendra at Leh. The administration of Ladakh has additionally collaborated with Picturetime (An inflatable cinema theatre firm) to additionally display movies in one of many Picturetime theatres. There can even be a contest part for brief movies and documentaries to acknowledge gifted film-makers within the Himalayan area of India.
The Himalayan Film Festival screening Shershaah, shall play host to enriching and interactive dialog classes by movie director, producer, editor, screenwriter, lyricist, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Anupama Chopra and actress Kirti Kulhari. Whereas Nationwide Award-winning Indian movie producer, author, director and editor who works predominantly in Hindi and Tamil cinema, Priya Krishnaswamy will conduct a session on enhancing, Nila Madhab Panda, Indian movie producer and director will conduct a Masterclass on course.