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Film buffs in Jaipur, there's finally something exciting coming for you guys. The 12th Jaipur International Film Festival is back with promises of an experience of a lifetime for everyone & not just the film buffs.


If you love movies & have an inclination towards this art form, this film festival is going to be a jackpot for you! The festival will showcase a slew of new and unseen movies as well as short films. If you watch movies simply for the entertainment value, fear not, because the festival will also showcase groundbreaking pop culture movies too.

Here's all you need to know about JIFF.

What's happening?

For the 12th time, Jaipur is once again playing host to the Jaipur International Film Festival in India. Film fanatics have been eagerly waiting for the return of JIFF and now that it's here, excitement levels are running high.

On the surface, films are just a means of entertainment for us. Upon closer inspection, however, you may find that a movie's purpose itself runs deeper than that. Movies have the power to move us and evoke all sorts of emotions in us, which is why each film is special in its own way.

The Jaipur International Film Festival is one that aims to celebrate movies in all shapes and forms. From short films by niche directors to full blown feature films, JIFF showcases it all. Essentially, JIFF is a platform that provides budding and established filmmakers to share their vision.

What can you do here?

You don't have to be a movie buff to be a part of this five day festival. For the aficionados, there are screenings, talks and dialogues while the average watcher can marvel at funky stuff at the film market on the second day.

The festival will also play host to a slew of amazing talents from the industry and those with a vision for it. They'll talk about their movies, the thought processes behind them and all that brought the movie to life.

Knock Knock

Jaipur is often regarded as the hub of arts and crafts in India and it is only fitting that the city plays host to JIFF. The film festival makes us realize exactly why we love movies so much, and that is precisely what we need.

When: January 17- 21, 2020

Where: GT Central Mall

Book your tickets here.

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