By Madhup. 19th Nov: The 4th Jaipur International Film Festival will begin from January 27th 2012. This time, one of the most renowned actresses of India, Smt. Jaya Bachchan will inaugurate this festival. Her appreciable work in popular films like Mahanagar (1963), Guddi (1971), Uphaar (1971), Koshish (1972), Zanjeer (1973), Kora Kaagaz (1974), Sholey (1975), Silsila (1981), Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa (1998), Kabhi Khusi Kabhie Gham (2001), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003) is widely known to everyone. Jaya has been bestowed with several national and international awards including 6 Filmfare Awards for her impressive performances and contributions.
The inaugural session of the festival will be held in Birla Auditorium, Jaipur. In the 4th successful year of JIFF, till date, 802 films from 70 countries of the world has received. Compared to last year, this figure was 600 films from 67 nations in terms of technique and concept.
From the perspective of Rajasthani and Indian cinema, this 4th JIFF will deliver a new direction and identity to the World Cinema. The list of the selected films will be released in the first week of December and later on in third week, the final list to be released.