Free travel on the Metro for Kochi International Film Festival Student delegates

Free travel on the Kochi Metro from April 1 to 5 for student delegates and officials attending the Kochi International Film Festival. Tickets can be purchased for free by showing the delegate pass at the ticket counter. The theme poster of the International Film Festival was released by Lok Nath Bahra, Managing Director, Kochi Metro Rail Limited. Chalachithra Academy Secretary C. Ajoy, Deputy Director (Festival) H. Shaji, Deputy Director (Programs) NP Sajeesh, Program Manager (Festival) KJ Rijoy, RIFFK Organizing Committee General Convener Shibu Chakraborty, Sub Committee Chairman Sohan Seenulal, Collins Leophil and others attended the ceremony. KMRL is the official travel partner of Kochi IFFK.

International Film Festival (Regional IFFK

Actor Mohanlal will inaugurate the International Film Festival (Regional IFFK) organized by the Kerala State Film Academy in Kochi from April 1 to 5.
Delegate registration continues at Registration can be done directly through the Delegate Cell set up at Saritha Theater. The delegate fee is Rs 250 for students and Rs 500 for general category. Those who work as assistants and associates in the film industry through the category of Film Associates can register a delegate fee touch at the same rate as students.

Culture Minister Saji Cherian will preside over the function on April 1 at 9 am at the Saritha Theater. Prominent writer NS Madhavan will be the chief guest at the function.
TJ Vinod MLA will release the festival handbook. Kochi Mayor M. Anil Kumar will release the festival bulletin. Joshi, Chairman of the Organizing Committee, Ranjith, Chairman of Chalachithra Academy, C. Ajoy, Secretary, Prem Kumar, Vice Chairman and Beenapole, Artistic Director will be present. After the ceremony, Rehana, a joint venture between Bangladesh, Singapore and Qatar, will be screened as the inaugural film.

The fair, which will be held at Saritha, Savita and Kavitha theaters, will screen over 70 notable films at the 26th IFFK. 'Clara Zola' won gold, 'Koozhangal' won three awards including Audience Pleasure, 'Camila Comes Out Tonight' won Best Director, The Netpac Award winning, 'Habitat', 'Nishidho' and 'Restoration of Kummati' All the important pictures of IFFK are included in the fair.

As part of the fair, an exhibition of photographic photographs of Shiva, the early press photographer and still photographer of 'Chemmeen', and a digital display of pages from Anoop Ramakrishnan's fellowship essay on the history of title design in Malayalam cinema will be organized.
The fair will have an open forum, seminars and a symposium.

Sri. Madhupal appointed as the Chairman of the Kerala State Cultural Welfare Fund Board.

Thiruvananthapuram:  Fefka's congratulations to director, writer and actor Sri Madhupal .. !!  Mr. GS Vijayan, General Secretary, FEFCA Directors' Union visited the office and presented flowers to Mr. Madhupal and wished him success in his new mission as the Chairman of the Kerala State Cultural Welfare Fund Board. Chalachithra Academy Vice Chairman Shri Premkumar, Director Shibu Gangadharan and Production Controller Jeevan were present.

The artists, who have gone through many life trials, have on many occasions received the inward support, care and support of the Cultural Welfare Board. I extend all support and best wishes to Mr. Madhupal for discharging his new responsibilities with greater vigor and care.