On IV Innovative International Film Festival in Bangalore
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19 october

On IV Innovative International Film Festival in Bangalore

On October 14-17, the IV Innovative International Film Festival took place in Bangalore (Karnataka). Russia was among thirty countries that participated in the event organized by the Innovative Film Academy, which has been functioning since 2015 with the aim to exchange the experience and content among filmmakers across India as well as the establishment of international cooperation. 

The program included the screening of 76 movies in more than forty languages. Russia presented the film “Dostoevsky Intercontinental” by I.Zakharenko, which was shot ahead of the 200th birth anniversary of the renowned writer with the support of International Media Network “TV BRICS”. The motion picture has received an award in the nomination “The Best Documentary Film”.

The authors showed how nowadays Fyodor Mikhailovich’s ideas are interpreted by experts from various fields of studies in Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

During the festival fourteen plenary sessions on tourism were also held. A great number of representatives of international community, including heads of Embassies, Consulates-General and Cultural Centers introduced the most popular tourist destinations and described nuances of international interaction in this sphere in the context of a new post-pandemic reality.