The Information and Broadcasting Ministry on 21 August 2017 constituted a 40-member ‘preview committee’ for the International Film Festival of India 2017, which is going to be held in Goa.
While filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri has been chosen as the convenor of the committee. Besides this, the I and B Ministry also constituted a new 13-member steering committee and a 12-member technical committee, which will be headed by Jahnu Barua and Nagesh Kukunoor respectively.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- International Film Festival of India (IFFI) is scheduled to be held in Goa from 20 – 28 November 2017.
- Information and Broadcasting minister of India is Smriti Zubin Irani.
Source- Business Standard