2022 Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Announced; see details here – Entertainment News, Firstpost
The Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022 will take place on February 20 and will be broadcast live on ZEE5 from 7 p.m.
Urvashi Rautela, Subhash Ghai, Annu Kapoor, Pragya Kapoor, Anil Mishra from Ministry of I&B, Col. Tushar Joshi and Mayor of BMC – Smt. Kishori Pednekar was the guest of honor at the DPIFF press conference.
The next edition of the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival (DPIFF) awards will once again be associated with Madhya Pradesh Tourism. The final date of this eminent event was announced during the scintillating press conference in Mumbai on January 15. Shri Sheo Shekhar Shukla, Principal Secretary, Tourism and Managing Director, Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board, marked her attendance virtually and gave the show a head start.
Abhishek Mishra, CEO of DPIFF, made the official announcement and said that the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022 will take place on February 20 and will be broadcast live on ZEE5 from 7 p.m. The occasion will celebrate the greatness of Indian cinema and commemorate 75 years of independence (Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav). The awards ceremony set the benchmark by honoring three major segments of Indian entertainment industries under one roof.
Guests of honor at the press conference
Miss Universe Judge Urvashi Rautela, Subhash Ghai, Annu Kapoor, Pragya Kapoor, Anil Mishra from the Ministry of I&B, Colonel Tushar Joshi and the Mayor of BMC-Smt. Kishori Pednekar was the guest of honor at the press conference. The evening was full of nostalgia as Urvashi reminisced about her acting debut and the mayor of Mumbai shared her journey so far in BMC.
Madhya Pradesh Tourism & DPIFF
Addressing the gathering, Shri Sheo Shekhar Sharma, Principal Secretary, Tourism and Culture, Government of Madhya Pradesh, thanked the DPIFF team for once again choosing Madhya Pradesh Tourism as their esteemed tourism partner. “The Government of Madhya Pradesh has introduced MP Film Tourism Policy 2020 after gathering valuable input and feedback from experts in this field. As we have extensive experience in film tourism products with a long and strong association with filmmakers, our main aim is to build a thriving ecosystem for Indian and foreign film makers where they come with a limited crew and get all the necessary facilities in Madhya Pradesh only MP witnessed maximum web series filming in 2021. MP Tourism welcomes film industry through Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival 2022 platform to come to Madhya Pradesh for unparalleled production costs, unseen locations, unscheduled support and incredible ease My best wishes to the team DPIFF 2022 for a successful event,” Shekhar said.
Furthermore, Ram Kumar Tiwari, Deputy Director and State Nodal Officer of Film Tourism of Madhya Tourism Board, explained how Madhya Tourism has the foresight to expand internationally. He said, “We are working with the vision of making Madhya Pradesh the top choice for filmmakers and making the state a new hub for filmmaking. We are not only seeing good growth in film shooting in Madhya Pradesh, but we also plan to establish professional post-production facilities, and our leadership is fully focused on encouraging filmmakers and associated industries to invest in Madhya Pradesh tourism by preparing the infrastructure for production cinema in accordance with the Madhya Pradesh Film Tourism Policy 2020.”
CBFC and movies
Anil Mishra from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting highlighted the certification process and added, “Currently, films are certified in three categories U’ for unrestricted public exhibition; U/A’ which requires parental supervision for children under the age of 12; and A’ for adults. I urge filmmakers to physically mark their presence at the CBFC office during the certification process to obtain the desired certification as the representative i.e. the spot boy or any other team is not the authorized signer to proclaim the justification on the cuts of the film.”
Ghanashyam Aayeer, Managing Director of Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) quoted about the association, founded in 1941, Phonographic Performance Limited India, also known as PPL India, is a performing rights organization which licenses the sound recordings of its members for communication to the public in the areas of public performance and broadcasting. PPL owns and/or controls the public performance rights of over 400 music labels, with over 4.5 million international and domestic sound recordings. Now proud to be associated with the DPIFF.
Rohit Bose Roy, host of the evening, made the big announcement of the official partners of the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022 in affiliation with – Incredible India, Powered By CoinDCX & Josh, Co-Powered By Organic India, Koo, Truecaller & Smile Toothsi Partner, Tourism Partners – Madhya Pradesh Tourism, Gujarat Tourism, Rajasthan Tourism, Chhattisgarh Tourism, Karnataka Tourism and Arunachal Pradesh Tourism.