Dharamsala International Film Festival, DIFF is presented by White Crane Arts & Media Trust, which promotes contemporary art, cinema and independent media practices in the Himalayan areas of India. It aims to create events, spaces and opportunities to nurture, encourage and develop contemporary forms of creative expression in the region.
In this country where diversity and multicultural forces reign supreme, DIFF with its unique efforts wishes not only to sustain facets of Himachal Pradesh’s culture but also to open its doors to many such aspirations film lovers to showcase their talent, making it a truly pluralistic and innovative event. DIFF is being held in the valley of Dharamsala from 3rd Nov to 6th Nov 2016.
The schedule of DIFF is given below:
3rd Nov – THITHI by Raam Reddy.
4th Nov – MOD (The Turn) by Pushpa Rawat, SING (Mindenki) by Kristof Deak, HUM CHITRA BANATEY HAI (We Make Images) by Nina Sabnani, FAMOUS IN AHMEDABAD (Amdavad Ma Famous) by Hardik Mehta, KUSH by Shubhashish Bhutiani, A SYRIAN LOVE STORY by Sean McAllister, DIDI CONTRACTOR (Marrying The Earth To The Building) by Steffi Giaracuni, THE ISLAND FUNERAL (Mahasamut Lae Susaan) by Pimpaka Towira, THE SHEPHERDESS (La Bergere Des Glaces) by Stanzin Dorjai Gya and Christiane Mordelet, KAMMATIPAADAM by Rajeev Ravi, BROTHERS (Bracia) by Wojciech Staron, MANE DE PHERE (Circles Of The Mind) by Sanjeev Kumar, ASMAD by Prabhjit Dhamija, A KOREAN IN PARIS (Paris Y Hankook Namja) by Jeon-Soo-Ill.
5th Nov – THE WOUNDED ANGEL (Ranenyy Angel) by Emir Baigazin, PAPA by Siddharth Chauhan, DAARAVTHA (The Threshold) by Nishant Roy Bombarde), LEECHES by Payal Sethi, SIX STRANDS by Chaintanya Tamhane, GHUSPAITHIYA (Infiltrator) by Gurvinder Singh, THE VIOLIN PLAYER by Buddhayan Mukherji, ROYAL CAFE (Tenzin Dazel and Remi Caritey), MISS BULALACAO by Ara Chawdhury, SONITA by Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami, KOPEK by Esen Isek, APPRENTICE by Boo Junfeng, VIETNAM THE MOVIE by Nguyen Trinh Thi, WATER AND ICE by Lharigtso, VICTORIA by Sebastian Schipper, HEART OF A DOG by Laurie Anderson.
6th Nov – THE LAST DALAI LAMA? by Mickey Lemle, AT EYE LEVEL (Auf Augenhoh) by Evi Goldbrunner and Joachim Dalhopf, LATHE JOSHI by Mangesh Joshi, INTERIOR SAFE NIGHT by Abhiraj Bose, THE DAY AFTER EVERYDAY by Anurag Kashyap, CHUTNEY by Jyothi Kapur Das, THE GUIDE by Pankaja Thakur, TEN YEARS (Sap Nin) by Kwok Zune, Wong Fei-pang, Jevons Au, Chow Kwun-wai, Ng Ka-leung, HIGHWAY (Highway Ek Selfiee Aarpar) by Umesh Vinayak Kulkarni, HEMA HEMA (Sing Me A Song While I wait) by Khyentse Norbu, WHAT’S IN THE DARKNESS (Hei Chu You Shen Me) by Wang Yichun, VISAARANAI (Interrogation) by Vetri Maaran.