Museum opening hours: April 06–15, 2018

The Hermitage—Kumaun University

Nainital, Uttarakhand

Happenings

Happenings

Awards Conferred at the Festival

Film Critics Circle of India Award for BEST INDIAN SHORT FICTION FILM: ORUKKAM (20:47 mins) | Sankar G, LV Prasad Film & TV Academy–Chennai, India. ``For its subtle, sensitive handling of the dual theme of the plight of senior citizens, and of mercy killing.``

Kautik Award for BEST FOREIGN FILM: DAY 39 (14.43 min) | Jesse Gustafson, Film Division School of the Arts, Columbia University–USA

Kautik Award for BEST FILM: DAY 39 (14.43 min) | Jesse Gustafson, Film Division School of the Arts, Columbia University–USA

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

Pre-festival screening—April 06
Screening of in-competition docu & short fiction films: April 07-09
Children's special screening—April 10
Film Appreciation Camp—April 11-15
Award & Closing Ceremony—April 15

Informal Masterclass

Industry professionals share their experience, & offer expert tips.

Workshop

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

Film Screening & Appreciation—Schedule
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SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS Early Mornings & Late Evenings

Of Temples & Hills

Tour of the Sacred Hills

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

Sufi Beneath the Skies

Sufi Music by the Campfire

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