The twenty seventh Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) will begin on April 25 with the screening of legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray’s masterpiece ‘Aranyer Din Ratri’.
The occasion will conclude on May 1. The pageant, which is mostly held in November yearly, was postponed to January because of the pandemic. But it was deferred once more because of the third Covid-19 wave in January and the truth that a number of members of the organising committee contracted the an infection.
At a press convention on Saturday, KIFF director Raj Chakraborty stated 163 motion pictures from 40 nations will probably be screened throughout 10 venues. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the occasion, he stated.
A particular part has been organized within the reminiscence of filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta, legendary actor Dilip Kumar, Bengali actress Swatilekha Sengupta and European administrators Jean Paul Belmondo, Jean Claude Carriere, and Je Luc Godard.