Cinematography and Commercial Taxes Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav, on Friday, launched the website www.19icff.com of 19th International Children’s Film Festival. He also released the CD of welcome songs.
Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav launches 19th International Children’s Film Festival website
Speaking to media persons later, Srinivas Yadav said that elaborate arrangements were being made for the International Children’s Film Festival which would be held from November 14 to 20.
He said 450 delegates from across the country and world would participate in the film festival. He said besides Hyderabad, the festival would also be celebrated in all district headquarters.
Srinivas Yadav informed that as many as 1,204 entries were received for this year’s festival. Of them, the Children’s Film Society of India picked about 450 films for screening during the festival.
He said nearly 75 prominent film personalities would attend the festival. While the inaugural and closing ceremonies will be held in Shilparamam, selected films will be screened in Prasad’s Imax and 13 other theatres.