Kolkata Worldwide Movie Pageant postponed resulting from COVID, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee declares new dates

Kolkata International Film Festival postponed due to COVID, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee announces new dates

Making an necessary announcement that’s certain to impression movie competition members and cine-lovers, on Thursday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that the twenty sixth Kolkata Worldwide Movie Pageant (KIFF) has been rescheduled and can now be held in January 2021.

She added that the choice had been taken within the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. 

The KIFF was purported to be organised between November 5 and 12. Nonetheless, after the announcement of its postponement, the competition will now be held between January 8-15, 2021.

Taking to her official Twitter deal with, WB CM tweeted, “After receiving world movie fraternity`s consent, I hereby inform all of the stakeholders of Kolkata Worldwide Movie Pageant (KIFF) and cine lovers that our competition has been rescheduled, given the present circumstances. It is going to now be held from Jan 8-15, 2021. Let the preparations start!” 

As per sources within the state data and tradition division, the KIFF committee is working exhausting to make it a bodily occasion as an alternative of a digital movie competition.

The KIFF is organised yearly in Kolkata showcasing many home and worldwide movies from throughout the globe. 

Many main Bollywood personalities, together with Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and others, participate within the prestigious occasion yearly.


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