Event Details : DFF presents National Film festival 2011.
Directorate of Film Festivals, under Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India is organizing ‘National Film Festival 2011’ in Delhi. The festival will screen all National Award winning films of 2010. The Awards were announced last month and would be presented soon, probably in August 2011.
Out of 161 Feature films and 114 non-feature films that came as entry, 42 films (23 feature & 19 non-feature) have won Rajat Kamal or Swarna Kamal. National Awards for films have come a long way to cover the entire national spectrum of Indian Cinema to judge merit by the highest possible yardstick and to become the most coveted and prestigious film awards in the country.
The opening film in the feature category is Dabangg and Pistulya in the non-feature group.
The main objective of this film festival is to provide a platform to bring together the best of Indian Cinema. The Awards aim at encouraging the production of films of aesthetic and technical excellence and social relevance contributing to the understanding and appreciation of cultures of different regions of the country in cinematic form, thereby also promoting integration and unity of the nation.