'IFFI: Partnership With UNICEF To Spotlight Children’s Issues

UNICEF To Spotlight Children’s Issues

  Global humanitarian

organization UNICEF is given the spotlight this year at the International Film Festival of India (

The festival

is carrying a package of six films that reflect on children and factors impacting childhood

Alongside Nadine

Labacki’s Oscar-nominated “Capernaum,” five of the six hail from IFFI host country India with

“Through the

six films that are being screened, we bring audience attention to children’s rights and

“We need

to engage with leading filmmakers on the role of creative cinema in promoting the rights

  “Capernaum” is the

story of a 12-year-old boy whose life in the slums of Beirut is so

It is

told largely in flashback with episodes including nefarious money-making schemes and attempts to forge documents

‘Dear Diary’ Claims 75

Creative Minds Prize at IFFI