Intl. Film Festival Shimla: Films of Germany, Morocco, USA, Iran & Korea to be screened

 the Films of International Director of Morocco, USA, Iran Germany, and Korea would be s screen in Film Festival of Shimla at historic Gaiety Theater here from November 26 to 28 November.
In a press release issued here Festival Director Mr Pushpa Raj Thakur said that Korean director Matthew Koshmari’s documentary film ‘Father of My Land’ to be screened, during Festival and film’s director would also interact with the audience at the Gaiety Theatre.  
The film is about Korean farmers fighting for their rights on the controversial island by the Japanese government.
 Iranian director Pemen Mahmood Shah would   screen  short film ‘Aparat’, 17-minute short film by Mahmood Shah is a struggle story  of six children in a village of Iran who manage to finance a film on the projector.
 German director Ronald will speak to the audience on the international nature of films and the trend of films in Germany and screening  his feature film “Die Grange”.
During the festival Vouchan would screen would Moroccan documentary ‘Amgahar’, in addition, Indian-origin filmmaker working in the US,  Shree Aryaman Prasad would  screen the short film ‘Och Neech’ and present a  talk about the nuances of the film in context of cinema in the US  over the decades.
 Films from 16 countries  shortlisted in the festival.  And 23  filmmakers from different states across the country would be present at the film festival during their own screening of their film and would interact with the audience on international, national and regional cinema.
Films of  Tamil, Marathi, Bengali, Oriya, Telugu, Malayalam, Himachali, Hindi and English films would also be screened in this film festival.  
The biggest attraction in Indian films will be the recently released Kangana Ranaut starrer ‘Thalaivi’.  The famous director of Tamil film industry Vijay has directed this film.  
Vijay, himself would present during  the screening and attend the discussion on his film.  
It is worth noting that six editions of the International Film Festival have been successfully organized in the past, in which Deepti Naval, Sanjay Mishra and big actors have participated in the past.
 The International Film Festival of Shimla is organized by the Himalayan Velocity Society under the aegis of the Government of Himachal Pradesh and Bhasha Kala Sanskriti.

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