19th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) is starting from November 10 to November 17, 2013. 8 days, 60 countries, 140 directors, 180 films including short films, docufictions, features will be screened at the event to entertain those buying tickets on flights to the city.
Tourists making advance booking for flights tickets to India during winter have one more reason to visit Kolkata, the cultural hub of the country. The city is all set to host the 19th edition of Kolkata International Film Festival during this period.
The journey for the 2nd oldest film fiesta in India began in 1995 and has grown in stature over the years with several venues and growing number of cinelovers.
The panorama of life across the globe is all set to unfold from 10th day to 17th day in the month of November, 2013. The 8-day event will showcase plenty of Motion Pictures, Documentaries, Short Features along with Indian and World Cinema to cater the movie buffs.
Recognized as one of the most popular Cinema Fests in the country and abroad the event makes for an excellent lure on the journey of cineastes booking tickets on cheap flights arriving in Kolkata during the celebration.
The carnival is reported to host many centenary tributes, retrospectives, students short films, Asian and global flicks, after screening discussion program and will showcase the best in contemporary cinema across the world.
Wintry period is among the best time to visit India and features cool nights and warm days, perfect for sightseeing and other outdoor activities. On the other hand, cine enthusiasts reserving tickets on flights to the city particularly for the occasion can have a wonderful time in Kolkata with numerous attractions and other things to do.