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North Bengal Film Festival to begin on Dec 22

Press Trust of India  |  Jalpaiguri (WB) 

The four-day festival would also show case a variety of Indian and foreign films besides 24 others made by film makers of North Bengal, additional district magistrate Tanmay Chakraborty said at a press conference.

While North Bengal Development Minister Gautam Deb would inaugurate the festival, veteran actor Ranjit Mullick and director Ashoke Viswanathan would be present.

Eight foreign films and five children's films would be screened in the festival where visitors would get free entry, the ADM said.

  

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North Bengal Film Festival to begin on Dec 22

The fourth North Bengal Film Festival would begin here on December 22 with the screening of Raja Harischandra, the first full length feature film of India made in 1913.

The four-day festival would also show case a variety of Indian and foreign films besides 24 others made by film makers of North Bengal, additional district magistrate Tanmay Chakraborty said at a press conference.

While North Bengal Development Minister Gautam Deb would inaugurate the festival, veteran actor Ranjit Mullick and director Ashoke Viswanathan would be present.

Eight foreign films and five children's films would be screened in the festival where visitors would get free entry, the ADM said.

  
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