Museum opening hours: April 06–15, 2018

The Hermitage, Kumaun University

Nainital, Uttarakhand



FILm SCREENINGS & THEATRE Open Forums, Workshops, Masterclasses, & a 5-Day Film Appreciation Camp

Pre-festival screening—April 06
Regular screening of documentaries & short fiction: April 07-09
Children's special screening—April 10
Film Appreciation Camp—April 11-15
Award Ceremony—April 15

Informal Masterclass

Industry professionals share their experience, & offer expert tips.


Practical & theoretical classes on the vital dos & don'ts.

Meet the Director

Student filmmakers speak about their films & interact with the audience.

Film Screening

From late morning to early evening, with lunch and tea breaks in between.

Panel Discussions

Moderated open forums on important film topics

Film Appreciation Camp

Conducted by FTII-Pune. Dates: April 11-15

SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS Early Mornings & Late Evenings

Of Temples & Hills

Tour of the Hills

Pre-Festival Happenings: Historical and Adventurous Tour of the Beautiful Hills  

Theatre Under the Stars


Early Morning Boating in Nainital Lake, Sky-diving, Open-air Theatre Under the Stars, & All-night Stories by the Campfire