IFFI Goa 2021 to celebrate work of filmmaker Satyajit Ray

As a part of the tribute, IFFI will showcase five of Satyajit Ray's films.


The 51st International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will celebrate the work of legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray by showcasing five of his films, the Union Information and Broadcasting Ministry stated.

As a part of the tribute, IFFI will showcase Charulata (1964), Ghare Baire (1984), Pather Panchali (1955), Shatranj Ke Khilari (1977) and Sonar Kella (1974) at its 51st edition.

In IFFI in 2019, Information and Broadcasting Ministry secretary Amit Kare had announced that IFFI 2021 will pay tributes as part of the Centenary celebrations of Satyajit Ray.

The 51st Edition of IFFI on Wednesday unveiled the list of films under the World Panorama section, The lineup consists of 50 films from across the world, with maximum number of films from Germany.

As many as 224  films will be screened at the IFFI 2021 which is scheduled to be held from January 16 to 24 in Goa. 

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First Published:Jan. 13, 2021, 7:35 p.m.

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