This year, for the first time, the festival will be hosted online, this will give children from all parts of the country an opportunity to watch award winning childrens films & Learn nuances of film making & media from industry experts through specially curated workshops
India International Kids Film Festival (IKFF) is being hosted digitally on KRAYON App for children with 150+ films from 40 countries from 20Nov – 20Dec 2020. Currently in its 4th edition, the festival endeavours to introduce kids to the magic of films and utilize its power to educate and inspire.
Starting from 20th November, the 1-month global event includes Film Screenings, Film-making Master Classes and the World’s largest students Film-making Competition with industry experts like Sonali Bendre, Nandita Das, Smriti Kiran, Mikey Pandey and a number of international film makers as part of the Jury. This year IKFF has curated over 150 films from 40 countries in 35 languages on issues ranging from environment to conflict to childhood to space and many more.
Adds Syed Sultan Ahmed, MD & Chief Learner @ LXL, “Today most of the content that is being generated and consumed is video as opposed to print. And films are the ideal platform to engage with children to communicate value-based messages.”