AIZAWL, Jan 11 - Mizoram will host the Indian Film Festival for the first time from January 23-25.
The mega event, which is part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, will be jointly organised by Mizoram government and Innovations India Advertising and Events Pvt Ltd.
Innovations India managing director and curator of the event , Rahul Bali said that the mega event will be inaugurated by Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on January 23 at the Vanapa Hall.
“The event will see the participation of a number of acclaimed film makers from across the country and the world and the inaugural function will be attended by dignitaries and luminaries from across India and the world,” he added.
Rahul said it was a matter of great pride and honour for him and his entire team at Innovation India to curate the first-ever Indian Film Festival Mizoram.
Citing reasons for organising the festival, he said that Mizoram is a beautiful state that has remained unexplored till now as far as the world of films are concerned.
He expressed gratitude to the Mizoram government for agreeing to make the Indian Film Festival Mizoram an annual event which shall feature a rich mixture of programmes designed to build and support the growing interest of the Indian film industry in Mizoram.