Glimpses of Rajasthan Film Festival 2015
Date: 26 September 2015
Venue: Jaipur Bagh, Jaipur, Raj. India
With the changing space of time, Rajasthan film festival touched heights. With changing space of time it was the third time that Rajasthan Film Festival came into existence. This time Rajasthan was organized for 2 days in 25th and 26th September 2015 in Jaipur Bagh, Jaipur, Raj. INDIA.
The first day of Rajasthan Film Festival was started with a press conference and discussion among the important names in Rajasthani cinema. The panel discussion was led by the renowned Bollywood director-producer, Saawan Kumar Tak. The panel was included with actors, directors, artists, technicians, writers, and all personalities involved in Rajasthani cinema, the discussion was related to the current condition and direction in which Rajasthan’s film industry is headed.
Saawan Kumar stated that the industry itself is responsible for its downfall. So instead of accusing and criticizing the government, it should improve its own product quality because the audience is much wiser at making choices about the content they wish to consume and is not passive in behavior anymore. On the other hand, the government should play a major role in the investment of culture and arts of the state.
The second of Rajasthan Film Festival was enlightened with the award ceremony that was organized in Jaipur Bagh, Vaishali Nagar, Jaipur on 26th September. The award function was on its groom when a range of five thousand people was present to attend this festival. This time in the awards Twenty-five categories were introduced in the list of nominees in the grand film festival.
One of the greatest and most prominent personalities of Bollywood industry Mr. Subhash Ghai was thoroughly invited and he was the Chief Guest of the award night. This time the Lifetime Achievement award of 2015 was given to Mohan Kataria, a famous and well-known personality of Rajasthani acting and directing.
The jury comprised of Pt. Vishwamohan Bhatt, Vicky Ranawat, and S. Pappu. The ceremony was inaugurated by the Communication & Information Minister Mr. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore. Widely known and talented personalities like Anoop Soni, Arun Bakshi, Komal Nahata, Swaroop Khan, Rahul Sharma, Aniruddh Dave has also made the event a shining spot with their presence and many other Bollywood and TV celebrities came in the function and audience and performers of the function.
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