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Ranbir Kapoor At The Opening Ceremony Of The 18th International Children's Film Festival, India (ICFFI) Held In Hyderabad On Thursday, 14th Nov 2013. The Seven-Day Festival Is Being Organised By The Information And Broadcasting Ministry, Children's Film Society, India (CFSI) And The Andhra Pradesh State Government. Also Known As The Golden Elephant, The Festival Was Inaugurated By Noted Lyricist-Writer-Filmmaker Gulzar, Ranbir Kapoor And CFSI CEO Shravan Kumar, Before The Opening Ceremony. There Were Classical Dance Performances By Children Of Various Age Groups. Children With Disabilities Also Wowed The Audience With Their Dance Moves Even If Most Of Them Took Support Of Wheelchairs. An Estimated 1.5 Lakh Children Are Expected To View 200 Films From 48 Countries During The Festival

Ranbir And Darsheel Graced On the Stage At The Opening Ceremony Of 18th ICFFI

Ranbir And Darsheel Graced On the Stage At The Opening Ceremony Of 18th ICFFI
The Festival Received 896 Entries From 74 Countries. They Include 123 Entries Under The Little Directors Section. Popular Dancing Duo Sonali-Sumanth, Children Who Won "India's Got Talent" Title, Also Entertained The Audience With Their Salsa. The Event Concluded With Screening Of "Gopi Gawaiyya Bagha Baiyaya"
 

Gulzar,Ranbir And Others Posed During Lighting The Lamp At The Inauguration Of The 18th ICFFI

Gulzar,Ranbir And Others Posed During Lighting The Lamp At The Inauguration Of The 18th ICFFI
In This Image: Gulzar, Ranbir Kapoor
Gulzar Was Happy That The Festival Was Back In The City, But Said He Wants The Biennial Event To Be Hosted More Frequently And In Other Parts Of The Country Too. "It Is Good To Know That It Happens Here, But It Should Happen Every Year And Not Just In One Place. It Should Take Place In Different States. Northeast Is Difficult To Reach, So One Way To Do That Is Through Media," Said The Lyricist, Who Has Penned Lines For The Signature Video Of The Festival. He Said At Present The Number Of Children's Films Made In India Don't Have Impressive Figures. "There Are Less Movies For Children And No Theatres (For Children) Which Used To Be There Earlier. There Used To Be Morning Shows At Theatres," Said Gulzar

Saloni,Ranbir And Darsheel At The Inauguration Of The 18th ICFFI

Saloni,Ranbir And Darsheel At The Inauguration Of The 18th ICFFI
The 78-Minute Animation Film, Directed By Shilpa Ranade, Is The Fabulous Story Of Gopi And Bagha, A Pair Of Musicians Gifted With Magical Powers By The King Of Ghosts, Which Has Been A Stellar Success, It Said. The Film Is The Hindi Version Of The Iconic Film-Maker Satyajit Ray's Popular Bengali Film 'Gupi Gayen Bagha Bayen'. The Special Film Will Be The Main Attraction At The Inaugural Event At Lalit Kala Thoranam Tomorrow, The Release Added

Youngest Comedian Saloni And Ranbir Cool Smiling During The Inauguration Ceremony Of ICFFI

Youngest Comedian Saloni And Ranbir Cool Smiling During The Inauguration Ceremony Of ICFFI
In This Image: Saloni Daini, Ranbir Kapoor
Youngest Comedian Saloni And Ranbir Cool Smiling During The Inauguration Ceremony Of ICFFI
 

Ranbir Kapoor Addresses The Media At The Inauguration Of The 18th ICFFI

Ranbir Kapoor Addresses The Media At The Inauguration Of The 18th ICFFI
In This Image: Ranbir Kapoor
Movies Sourced From The Cannes Film Market And Other International Award Winning Films Would Be Screened. There Will Be 30 Shows Daily. A Total Of 16 Awards In Four Categories Would Be Given Away In The Competition Section. For The First Time, The Animation Features Category Has Been Included. The Czech Republic, The Country In Focus, Will Present 15 Of Its Best Children's Films In The Non-Competitive Section, While The Children's World Would Present 85 Award Winning International And National Films From The Last Decade. For The First Time, The ICFFI Received 26 Films From South America

Ranbir Kapoor Inaugurates 18th International Children's Film Festival At Hyderabad

Ranbir Kapoor Inaugurates 18th International Children's Film Festival At Hyderabad
In This Image: Ranbir Kapoor
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy Would Inaugurate The Week-Long Event In The Presence Of Union Information And Broadcasting Minister Manish Tiwari, Veteran Lyricist Gulzar And Bollywood Actor Ranbir Kapoor. State Information And Cinematography Minister D K Aruna Said The Government Had Made Elaborate Arrangements For The Jamboree

Saloni,Ranbir And Darsheel Hosted The Opening Ceremony Of 18th International Children's Film Festival Of India

Saloni,Ranbir And Darsheel Hosted The Opening Ceremony Of 18th International Children's Film Festival Of India
Ranbir, Who Has Featured In A Song Of Children's Film "Chillar Party", Considers The Festival To Be The Right Platform For Entertainment And Education. Later, He Also Shook A Leg With Child Stars Darsheel Safary And Saloni Daini, Who Hosted The Opening Ceremony Of The Festival
 
 
 
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