Gangtok, Feb 29: (IPR) The second day of Global Cinema Festival 2020 witnessed an array of world cinema being showcased, and technical workshops on various aspects of film production and digital marketing.
Both feature and non-feature films from India, France, Spain and Azerbaijan, as well as a short film titled ‘Buwa’ from Sikkim were screened. The Indian films included films from Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Bengal, Gujarat, Jharkhand and the host State Sikkim.
The technical sessions had noted film maker Shri Rahul Rawail take a session on Art Production / VFX, while noted sound engineer/director Shri Pravash Pradhan provided insights on various aspects of sound in the audio-visual media. The session on Production Management was conducted by Director, SRFTII Shri Ashok Vishwanathan, while the session on digital marketing was conducted by Shri Uddipan Nath.
The third and final day of the festival will showcase three films from Sikkim, among several films from around the world. An important workshop on Film Facilitation will be conducted which will have panel discussion by industry experts, and attended by officers of the State Government Departments, stakeholders, and officers of NFDC and FFI.