Mega star Amitabh Bachchan inaugurated 45th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) on 20th November 2014 at dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium, Taleigao, Goa in an admit gathering with lighying of the lamp, where Arun Jaitely, union minister information & broadcasting, Laxmikant Parsekar chief minister of Goa, Col. Rajyavardhan rathore minister of state information & broadcasting, Ms. Mridula sinha governor of Goa, Manohar parikar union defence minister, Gulzar, rajnikanth, Ragini Trivedi, Pawan Kalyanji, Bimal Julka and many others were present. Anupam Kher and raveena Tandon hosted the event.
The 2014 edition of the film festival is 11th day in a row at Goa begins with 35th International film Festival of India in November 2014 in state. The festival will be continue in Goa only and Government has planned to fix Donakaol, Goa for the next each IFFI. Besides, the world premieres IFFI 2014 offers a repertoire of activities, such as The Film Bazar, 3D Films, Master Classes, Stalls and Open-Air screenings.
178 films from 79 countries uring 11 days from 20th to 0th Novenber to be shown in the estival in different categories
hich include World Cinema
61films), Master Strokes 911
films), Festival Kaleidoscpe (20
films), Soul of Asia (7 films),
Documentries 96 films),
Animated films (6 films), beside
Indian panorama section would include 26 feature films and 15
nom-feature films. THE PRESIDENT, directed by Mohsen
Makhmalbaf (Iran) was the opening film while the festival will be
close with THE GRAND MASTER film by Wong Kar-wai on 30th November 2014.