The inauguration and opening ceremony of the first edition of Navi Mumbai International Film Festival (NMIFF) will be held on 31st January 2014, at the DY Patil Auditorium at 11.00 am. Gracing the event with their presence will be the Minister of Public Works & Special Assistance Department, Maharashtra State and Guardian Minister, Nashik District; Member of Legislative Assembly, Mr. Chhagan Bhujbal, Chairman of City & Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Limited (CIDCO), Mr. Pramod Hindurao, Honourable Mayor of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation Mr Sagar Naik, Ex-MLC of Navi Mumbai and senior NCP leader Mrs Manda Mhatre and Pro-Chancellor, Dr. DY Patil University, and President, Dr. DY P Sports Academy, Mr Vijay Patil.
Navi Mumbai is a beautifully planned satellite city to Mumbai. Slowly, but steadily, her profile has grown in India owing to some of the most breathtaking natural and infrastructural marvels. NMIFF is proud to be supported by these eminent personalities from the City and the State of Maharashtra.
Founded with the idea highlight the talent & creativity of filmmakers, the organizers of Navi Mumbai International Film Festival hope to put Navi Mumbai on the international map with the quality of the event and films showcased in it.
Sachin Khanna, Festival founder and Chairman, NMIFF said, “We would like to extend thank Mr. Chhagan Bhujbal, Mrs. Manda Mhatre and Mr. Sagar Naik for their continued support to the NMIFF.”
Mrs. Manda Mhatre, Ex MLC Navi Mumbai said, “ I am very happy that a film festival is taking place in Navi Mumbai. It is a great initiative and I completely support it. NMIFF is a great platform for students and youngsters to showcase their movies as well as for the entire Navi Mumbai community to come together and watch films from across the world. I am sure NMIFF will only grow bigger with every passing year. I wish all the very best to everyone associated with NMIFF.”
The film goers will have a repository of fine movies of different taste & calibers from across the globe, to enjoy under the sky of this beautiful city.
The registration for passes can be made online on the film festival’s website at http://www.nmiff.in/
The Navi Mumbai International Film Festival will be held on:
Date: 31st January to 2nd February, 2014
Venue: DY Patil Auditorium, Nerul