Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Atul Kumar Tiwari, today said the interactive digital exhibition IFFI @50 at the Kala Academy in Panaji has a collection of history of films and also about the inception of films in India.
Addressing a press conference in Panaji, Mr. Tiwari said films which have received awards in the history of IFFI, too, feature in the exhibition. He said film making has different parts, and creative people should be part of it. Mr Tiwari said a special show on the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, has also been put on display.
AIR correspondent reports that the visitors to the exhibition will experience the evolution of Indian Cinema through various installations. In addition to this, there are various first of its kind hi-tech features used in the exhibition, like Zoetrope (moving picture creative installation), 360 degree immersive experience area, augmented reality experience, vertical digital display panels, virtual reality tools, hologram technology and IFFI’s journey through digital panels, etc. These have been designed to engage the audience to showcase the craft of filmmaking and highlight the impact of cinema on society.