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MIFF 2018 to screen over 430 documentary & short films

Mumbai, Jan 24 (UNI) The much awaited documentary film festival in India, the Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short and Animation Films or MIFF as it is known popularly, will see a grand inaugural on January 28 at The National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) here.
According to a statement here on Wednesday, the week long festival will showcase nearly 430 documentary, short and animation films from over 40 countries.
The oldest and the largest film festival for non-feature films in South Asia, which began in 1990, is being organized by the Films Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.
The response to the 15th edition of MIFF has been overwhelming, signifying a vibrant documentary culture in India and the world. The festival directorate received a record 790 entries, with 194 entries
from 32 countries in the International competition and 596 entries in the National competition.
Selection of films for National and International Competition was made by independent Selection Committees. In view of large number of entries for the national competition, a two-tier selection process was followed. The Chairpersons of the Regional Selection Committees (Mumbai I&II, Delhi, Kolkata & Bangalore) met in Mumbai and evaluated the short listed films before recommending 43 films for the National Competition.
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Louis Marandi asks officials to ensure benefits of scheme reach to people

19 Jun 2019 | 6:50 PM

Ranchi, Jun 19 (UNI) State's Women and Child Development and Welfare Minister Louis Marandi today said the state government was running various schemes for the welfare of the poor and it was the responsibility of the officials that not only they should remain sensitive in ensuring implementation of the schemes but should make sure that the poor are able to get their real benefits.

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CM calls on Guv

19 Jun 2019 | 6:47 PM

Hyderabad, Jun 19 (UNI) Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao called on Governor E S L Narasimhan at Raj Bhavan here on Wednesday.

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One person shot at Bhatpara; Tension runs high

19 Jun 2019 | 6:47 PM

Kolkata, Jun 19 (UNI) Tension once again ran high in volatile Bhatpara area of North 24 Parganas district on Wednesday following a shoot-out in which one person was critically injured.

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Nine students hurt as truck rams into autorickshaw

19 Jun 2019 | 6:40 PM

Madurai, Jun 19 (UNI) Nine students of a government higher secondary school were injured when a truck rammed into an autorickshaw in which they were travelling at Rangasamipatti village near Usilampatti on Wednesday.

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Irate villagers lynch thief in Giridih, 3 others beaten

19 Jun 2019 | 6:40 PM

Giridih, Jun 19 (UNI) A thief was lynched by irate villagers in Budhudih village under Ahilyapur Police Station area of this district while three others were also injured due to beating of the villagers.

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