TFT students participated in Berlin International Film Festival
Alizeb Raees & Usman Banday, students of MS Film & Television program at Department of Theatre, Film & Television, Beaconhouse National University, attended the 67th Berlin International Film Festival held from February 9-19 2017.
They attended the world premieres of greatest cinema of the year, screenings of films, lectures, talks, workshops and masterclasses, and Q&A sessions with world renowned filmmakers such as James Cameron, Danny Boyle, and Gurinder Chadha.
Alizeb Raees has earlier represented BNU at CinemadaMare Film Festival in Italy, International Development Youth Forum in Japan, London International Documentary Festival, Offscreen Expeditions in the UK, and Crossway Foundation’s Journey to the USA 2016.
About Berlin International Film Festival
Berlin International Film Festival, also called the Berlinale, is one of the world's leading film festivals and most reputable media events. It is held annually in Berlin, Germany. With around 300,000 tickets sold and 500,000 admissions it is considered the largest publicly attended film festival worldwide based on actual attendance rates. Up to 400 films are shown in several sections, representing a comprehensive array of the cinematic world.
European Film Market (EFM) is simultaneously celebrated along Berlinale. It is a major film industry meeting for international circuit and is attended by around 20,000 professionals from 130 countries. Berlinale has established a cosmopolitan character integrating art, glamour, commerce and global media attention.