Noida: â€œBulgaria may not be a large film producing country but some of the quality films it has given to the World of Cinema. I am thankful to ICMEI for taking an initiative to have this festival. It is just the beginning of our strong relations between the two countries India and Bulgariaâ€ said H.E. Petko Doykov Ambassador of Bulgaria in India inaugurating Bulgarian Film Festival at Marwah Studio at Noida Film City.
â€œ International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry will leave no stone unturned to develop and promote relationship with Bulgaria through art and culture to spread the word of love, peace and unityâ€ said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studio & ICMEI.
The festival was attended by Sangram Shirke President of Western India Film Producers Association also he is the President of Film Craft and Treasurer of Film Federation of India who promised full support to AAFT and ICMEI in its growth and expansion of film, TV, Media and cultural business.
Dharmendra Mehra the Secretary General of Film Makers Combine now also part of ICMEI assured another big meet at Mumbai with Bulgarian Ambassador to promote Bulgarian locations to Indian Film makers.
Renowned filmmaker Rahul Mittra of Sahib Biwi Aur Gangster fame spoke about the importance of film festivals in the industry and appreciated the efforts of Sandeep Marwah who has established film city, studio and a world-class film school in this part of the World.
Kapil Gupta Country Head of PolyPlex Corporation, India also spoke on the subject. Later Marwah presented the life membership of International Film And Television Research Centre to the Ambassador and other distinguished guest. Ashok Tyagi Secretary General coordinated the program and paid vote of thanks