NISAGANDHI WITNESSES OFFICIAL COMMENCEMENT TO 24th IFFK 2019
Honorable Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan the 24th International Film Festival of Kerala here on Friday.
Honorable Minister for culture A. K. Balan, Honorable Minister for Devaswom Kadakampally Surendran, Honorable Minister for ports Kadannappalli Ramachandran, Jury member and Egyptian film director Khairy Beshara, Chalachitra Academy Chairman and Festival Director Kamal, Director Shaji N. Karun, Chief Guest actress Sharada, V. K. Prasanth MLA, Mayor K. Shreekumar, Kerala State Chalachitra Academy Chairperson Bina Paul, Rani George IAS and Chalachitra Academy secretary Mahesh Panju were present.
A booklet containing information about all 186 movies being screened at the festival was also presented during the event. Actress Sharada launched a book by the film festival titled ‘Chalachitra Sameeksha’ by presenting a copy to Khairy Beshara.