For me, film festivals provide a feeling of globe-trotting. The participation of more delegates, especially young people makes me happy. The new experiments in curation are also a welcoming step. The flaws that we may come across in each fest can be rectified for bettering the future festivals.
-Lal Jose, Director
The inclusion of categories like ‘Gender Bender’ can be considered as a progressive attempt. I’m expecting more good movies in the coming days.
-Sanal Kumar Sasidharan, Director
Films are powerful enough to reflect various shades of life. The theme, migration, enables us to get a better perspective of the world as it shows movies from geographically different and distinct regions.
Films play a great role in deconstructing the binaries. IFFK transcends the gender boundaries. It can be considered as an Oasis in a desert. – Jayan Cheriyan, Director.
Feeling happy since IFFK made an effort to narrow the discrimination towards a group of people