Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Shershaah to be Opening Film At THFF 2021

Shershaah to be Opening Film At THFF 2021

Sidharth Malhotra & Kiara Advani’s OTT platform Hit To Be The Opening Film At The Himalayan Film Festival 2021. The festival got organized in collaboration with the Directorate of Film Festivals under the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

The delightful landscapes of Ladakh are going to the onlooker the first edition of ‘The Himalayan Film Festival 2021’ (THFF) starting from September 24 till September 28 as part of the celebrations of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ for celebrating 75 years of India’s Independence.

While ‘Shershaah,’ directed by Vishnuvardhan, shall be the opening movie, Ladakhi movie‘Shepherdess of the Glaciers’ directed by Stenzin Dorjai and Christiane Mordelet will be the closing movie. ‘Shershaah’ will be screened in Picturetime’s inflatable theatre and auditorium at the Sindhu Sanskriti Kendra. The Union Territory of Ladakh is hosting itch.

Now people are experiencing the joys of watching the movies on the big screen in Ladakh, including Shershaah and sharing their thoughts on the upcoming film festival held in Ladakh.

Sushil Chaudhary, the Founder, and CEO of Picture time, Stated that.

“The theatre we installed last month at the height of 11,562 ft where we screened ‘Bellbottom’, witnessed a mind boggling response and now we are elated to collaborate with the Administration of UT Ladakh and participate in ‘The Himalayan Film Festival’, the highest altitude film festival in the world.”

Popular films from the Himalayan states viz Assam, Sikkim, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, and Ladakh, besides Shershaah and Indian panorama selected films will be showcased during the festival.

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The festival is gets organized with the Directorate of Film Festivals is under the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. It will be held at the auditorium Sindhu Sanskriti Kendra at Leh. The administration of Ladakh has also collaborated with Picturetime (An inflatable cinema theatre company) to also screen films in one of the Picturetime theatres. There will also be a competition section for short films and documentaries to recognize talented filmmakers in the Himalayan region of India.

The Himalayan Film Festival screening Shershaah shall play host enriching and interactive conversation sessions by film director, producer, editor, screenwriter, lyricist, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Anupama Chopra, and actress Kirti Kulhari. While National Award-winning Indian film producer, writer, director, and editor who works predominantly in Hindi and Tamil cinema, Priya Krishnaswamy will edit Nila Madhab Panda, Indian film producer and director, will lead a Masterclass on the direction.

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