JIFF is world’s first film festival which received films from 100 countries within its only
7 years existence.
JIFF is 1st film festival in the history of Indian film festivals which was organized at 10 screen in 2013.
26 films have received 32 National Film Awards and 1 feature film have received Academy Award (Oscar) after being
awarded at the Jaipur International Film Festival in previous years.
When JIFF announced the guest country to France in 2011 after that Cannes Film Festival
launched the Guest country category.
JIFF launched maximum programs in minimum time all over the world.
Jaipur International Film Festival is the world’s fastest growing and now a prestigious Film Festival.
Where you are living does not matter, if you are a film buff, come to JIFF, Jaipur every January. You can find and see wonderful films, world Cinema, Oscar nominee films, films in many regional languages of the World, debut directors film at one place. Meet here with talented people & film makers, writers, directors, producers, distributors, sales agents, find here new thoughts, ideas and business. WELCOME to New Emerging Film Capital of India & the World.
JIFF has provided a new platform to filmmakers from all over the world where they meet each other and try to find opportunities to jump their borders and get together to collaborate with one another for making films. The ‘Co-Production Meet’ during the festival has played a very significant role in establishing Jaipur as the capital of the world cinema. (from SUJAS magazine, published by Government of Rajasthan)
Evolving fast among all the Film Festivals of the world JIFF through its nine yearly festivals has been able to establish Jaipur as the prominent capital of the world cinema. (from SUJAS magazine, published by Government of Rajasthan)
"Best of luck, It was great to be here. I hope JIFF one day will be beautiful film festival of cinema world around the globe." JAGMOHAN MUNDHARA, Film Director from India
"JIFF can become one of the finest film festivals of the world and I do wish for the same." MARC BASCHET, Film producer from France
"It is advisable to make Rajasthan a film archive to explore the possibilities in this state."JAYA BACHCHAN, Film actress from India
"The selection of films in this festival was excellent."-Dainik Navjyoti
Jaipur, December 21. Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF) today announced opening and closings films for the Grand Cinema Show - JIFF 2017 - to be held from January 7 to 11 at the Pink City’s pride Golecha Cinema.
The honour for the two opening films has been bestowed upon Tamil film Sila Samayangal (Sometimes) and Iraqi film Dana Dana (Pearl Pearl). The Chinese film Survivor and Chile’s Neruda will have the honour of closing films.
JIFF Released Nominations (2nd List)
Jaipur, 5 December 2016. The Jaipur International Film Festival – JIFF which is now considered a part of the most prominent film festivals of the world has released its second and final list of nominations yesterday i.e on Monday. This list of selected films includes 4 Feature Fiction Films, 1 Documentary Feature Film, 2 Short Documentary Films, 3 Animation Short Films, 23 Short fiction films have been selected for JIFF 2017.101 films nominated in 1st list and total
nominated films are 134.
JIFF Released Nominations (1st List)
Jaipur, 5 November: In this list, 101 films from all over the world. These films were selected from among 1664 applications received from around 100 countries across the world. This list of selected films includes 21Feature Fiction Films, 13 Documentary Feature Films, 14 Short Documentary Films, 3 Animation Short Films, 50 Short fiction films have been selected for JIFF 2017. These films have been selected by a selection board of 34 members of which 24 are Indian and 10 are from abroad.