Poster Release of 21st IFFK
The event also marked the valedictory function of Touring Talkies, a mobile initiative by the Chalchithra Academy to extend the reach of urban-centered festival to rural areas of the state. The venture which started at Kasargod district received popular acceptance, as it successfully 70 screenings across the 14 districts of the state. “The Academy will carry forward the venture to establish regional centers which can collaborate with libraries, schools, local self governments and colleges across the state to screen critically acclaimed movies”, said, Kamal the Chairman, Chalachitra Academy. “Attempts will be made to screen World movies with Malayalam subtitles”, he added. The Chairman expressed strong regret in the inability to provide more delegate passes due to the limitations in the seating capacities of theaters.
P.Sreekumar, The chairman of the Cultural Welfare Board released the poster for the event.