The Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival is about creativity, about trying to help people find their voice and its fun. It furthers the art and craft of storytelling by inspiring and championing the work of Creators, writers, filmmakers, and all the artists who use written and visual language to tell a story. It is India’s only independent international film festival, with a mission to celebrate the cinema & work of aspiring, young, independent & professional filmmakers. It is important for Indian film industry because the aim is to recognize the enlightening, entertaining & progressive new age cinema of youth & experienced filmmakers.
It is to honour the lifetime effort of the father of Indian cinema, Dadasaheb Phalke ji, the festival will celebrate the brilliance of the Indian film industry, which is making an effort to acknowledge as well as aid nascent projects by bringing them to mainstream audiences. The film festival commemorates the notable contribution made by Dadasaheb Phalke the pioneer of Indian cinema.
DPIFF AWARD is unique initiative intended to honour the Entertainment Industry and to appreciate the creativity, In the presence of Celebrities, Dignitaries, Industrialists, Delegates and Media Personnel.
“We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives”
DADASAHEB PHALKE AWARD 2020
For - Appreciation to the Creation