14th Chennai International Film Festival 15 to 22nd December 2016

WITH THE BLESSINGS OF HON’BLE CHIEF MINISTER OF TAMIL NADU
PURATCHI THALAIVI AMMA &
With the support of
South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce
Tamil Film Producers Council
South Indian Artists Association
Director’s Union & Other Film Affiliated Bodies
INDO CINE APPRECIATION FOUNDATION
PRESENTS 14th CHENNAI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Dates – 15th (Thursday) to 22nd (Thursday) December 2016

MAIN VENUE – WOODLANDS THEATRE COMPLEX
Other Venues- Inox (2 screens), Casino, Russian Centre of Science and Culture and RKV Film & Television Institute.

HIGHLIGHTS

(1) Competition for Tamil Feature Films – 12 films
(2) Indian Panorama – 15 films
(3) Asian Film Awards Academy: Film Roadshow – 8 films
(4) Today’s Talents – Package of 6 French films.
(5) New Talents from Germany – 6 Films
(6) Martin Scorsese presents Masterpieces of Polish Cinema – 6 Films
(7) Country Focus : (i) Luxembourg – 6 Films
(ii) Brazil – 5 films
(iii) Iran – 10 Films
(8) World Cinema – 97 Films
We are proud to present the undernoted award won & acclaimed films:-

1) Winner of Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film 2015 – Son of Saul (Hungary)
2) Winner of Golden Bear Award at Berlinale 2016 – Fire at Sea (Italy)
3) Winner of Palme d’or at Cannes 2016 – I, Daniel Blake by Ken Loach (UK)
4) Winner of Silver Bear Award at Berlinale 2016 – Death in Sarajevo (Serbia)
5) Winner of Silver Bear Award at Berlinale 2016 for Best Script –United States of Love (Poland)
6) Winner of Silver Bear Award at Berlinale 2016 for Best Director – Things to Come (France)
7) Winner of Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Award at Berlinale – A Lullaby to the sorrowful Mystery (Philippines)
8) Winner of Best First Feature film at Berlinale 2016 – Hedi (Tunisia)
9) Winner of the Best Director at Cannes – Mr. Cristian Mungiu for GRADUATION (Romania)
10) Winner of Best Director at Cannes- Olivier Assayas for Personal Shopper (France).
11) Winner of award for Best Screenplay & Best Actor – The Salesman by Asghar Farhadi (Iran )
12) Winner of award for Best Actress at Cannes – Ma’ Rosa (Philippines)
13) Winner of prize of Uncertain Regards at Cannes – The Happiest Day in the life of Olli Maki. (Finland)
14) Winner of Jury prize at Cannes – Harmonium (Japan)
15) Winner of best screenplay – The Stopover (France)
16) Winner of Critics Prize in Cannes – Toni Erdmann (Germany)
17) Winner of prize in Uncertain Regard – Dogs (Romania/ Qatar)
18) Golden Horse Award nominated – The Road to Mandalay (Myanmar)
19) Bosnia entry for Best Foreign Language Film – “Our Everyday Life”
20) Official Entry from India for 89th Academy Award – Visaranai (Tamil)
21) The Last work of the Great Master Mr. Andrej Wadja – After Image (Poland) (Opening film at IFFI Goa)

Other Salient Features

 Presentation of films made by the students of M.G.R. Government Film & Television Institute, Taramani, Chennai.
 Interactive sessions with visiting Film Directors/Producers daily at the Main Venue – Woodlands Theatre in the afternoon.

Delegate Registration Rs. 500 – for Students / Film Industry / Senior Citizens
Rs. 800 for Other Delegates
Registration at Woodlands Theatre Complex from 1st December 2016
Timings – 11.00 A.M to 6.00 P.M – (For ALL)
Online Registration – www.ticketnew.com from 28th November 2016 (For Other Delegates only)