The International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2015 in collaboration with the International Council for Film, Television and Audiovisual Communication (ICFT), Paris, will present a special ICFT prize consisting of the UNESCO Fellini Medal awarded to a film which reflects the ideals promoted by UNESCO.
The Last Reel has been nominated for this prize and is one of 12 films in the running. The Last Reel will screen at 4.30pm on Monday 23 November at the 46th International Film Festival of India in Goa, which takes place from 20-30 November 2015.
The broad guidelines for the selection of the films are:
“The film shall exhibit artistic excellence in screenplay, music, and filming technique.
The film shall promote the common good, which is defined as a society in which persons and communities care for one another’s well-being.
The film shall exhibit sensitivity to the human situation, promoting the dignity of all.
The film shall cultivate a realistic hope of creative transformation.
The film shall reflect the ideals of peace, love, tolerance, harmony and friendship.”
Fingers crossed for yet another award for The Last Reel.