The first edition of PickUrFlick Indie Film Festival – PIFF 2017 founded by Abhishek Sinha will be held at Instituto Cervantes, New Delhi from 19th to 21st May, 2017. The opening ceremony will be inaugurated by Carlos Varona Narvion (Director, Instituto Cervantes).
This edition will screen 70 films over 4 categories in more than 10 languages. The spotlight country for this edition is Spain. Arabic animation AYNY-My Second Eye‘, Golden Oscar winner at 43rd Student Academy Awards 2016 will be the opening film and critically acclaimed WWII German feature, Hore Die Stille (Hear The Silence) will be closing the festival.
Jaicheng Jai Dohutia’s Handuk (The Hidden Corner), which won the 64th National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Moran, Iranian short film Label, winner of Best Experimental Film at Venezuela Film Festival and New York Academy of Film & Music 2017 and highly acclaimed Myanmar film My Life I Don’t Want will be screened as part of the festival.