International Film & Television Club | 12th Global Film Festival 2019

Grand Inauguration of 9th Global Film Festival Noida

Noida: The exclusivity and enthusiasm of Marwah Studios once again brought the 9th Edition of Global Film Festival Noida. The festival is not only the biggest in North India but has been rated as one of the most happening festivals of the World.

The grand opening of the festival, this time, designed in two major segments, one by the renowned film star and politician Shatrughan Sinha and other by the Hungarian Ambassador to India, H.E. Gyula Petho, at Noida Film City.

“Films are the Ambassador of culture of the country and film festivals are the platform to showcase that culture. The purpose of the Global Film Festival is to bring in Love Peace and Unity through art and Culture,” said Sandeep Marwah, President of Marwah Studios and GFFN.

“What a great idea of the festival to cater to the young population of the World and also bringing them together through cinema is quite a unique idea. I admire the organizing capacity of the festival where 52 events have been planned in just three days.” said Shatrughan Sinha, appreciating and congratulating the management of the festival while lighting the inaugural lamp.

“There was a time when we used to spend all our pocket money only in watching cinema during festivals. Now, it is available in your campus. Learn from all the activities of the festival as this is the real industry,” said T.S. Nagabharana, renowned Director of Kannada Films and nine national award winners.

The festival includes workshops, seminars, interactions, master classes, screenings, exhibitions, book releases, poster releases, teaser releases, feature film releases, music and dance, entertainment and fashion shows.

Actor director Aditya Raj Kapoor, renowned director Raju Pareskar, Mr. Prabhas Kumar Singh, Member of Parliament from Orissa, renowned model and actress Alesia Raut, bollywood choreographer Sandip Soparrkar, Festival Director and Secretary General ICMEI, Ashok Tyagi also spoke on the occasion.

International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry, Marwah Studios, Asian Academy of Film and Television, International Film and Television Club and many national and international organizations supported the event.

Sandeep Marwah Special Guest at Slovenian Silver Jubilee Day

New Delhi: It was a great celebration of 25th years of Slovenian Independence. Some of the very important people from the field of art and culture, politics and ministries including Member of the assembly from Slovenia were present there.

“I am thankful to all my friends here who all have contributed today with their gracious presence on the 25th year of Slovenia,” said H.E. Jozef Drofenic Ambassador of Slovenia to India welcoming the dignities to the grand affair of celebration at the Embassy.

Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios and Chairperson Indo Slovenia Film And Cultural Forum was the special guest of the day. “I extend my heartiest congratulations to the Ambassador of Slovenia to India on this great occasion of completing 25 years of its independence. We have always believed in promoting love, peace and unity through art and culture. Indo Slovenia relations have grown as we are promoting also the cinema of Slovenia in India,” said Sandeep Marwah.

Secretary Ministry of External Affairs and Director General Indian Council For Cultural Affairs Amarendra Khatua was the chief guest of the day. Ambassador of Romania, Ambassador of Poland, Ambassador of Czech Republic, Ambassador of Slovekia, Ambassador of Bulgaria and Ambassador of Bhutan also attended the evening.

Sandeep Marwah Once Again Nominated Global Cultural Minister

Sandeep Marwah Honored With Global Cultural Minister Award

Noida: Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios already been nominated and declared Global Green Ambassador, International Media Guru, Global Leader, Man of Asia, Icon of The Decade, Indian Icon now once again honored with Global Cultural Minister by the delegates of 24 countries of the World.

A Global Education Summit 2016 has taken place at Noida Film City to bring about a change in the education system in todays World. All the delegates gave their concrete suggestions to the house.

The delegates were from Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Liberia, Lithuania, Myanmar, Niger, Russia, Sudan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Uganda, Afghanistan, Cote D’ lvoire, Sri Lanka, Botswana, Zimbabwe and India were present there.

Daniel Tibebe Nekatibeb Ethiopia said that I have never met a personality like Sandeep Marwah. His achievements are beyond reach. Egle Stebuliene from Lithuania said that Sandeep Marwah should have been in the federal government of India and government must utilize the vast experience he has. Robert Wafula Masinde invited Marwah to Kenya for motivational trip.

Ahmad Khan Bigzadah said that Sandeep Marwah is already popular in Afghanistan and needs no introduction. Salebona Mamba would love to come back to Marwah Studios for film education.

“I am so thankful to all of you for extending so much of confidence in me. I am trying my best to unite the World through art and culture,” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios Chairing the summit and recipient of Global Cultural Minister Award.

Nikita Ghokale on the Board of Asian School of Fashion And Design

Nikita Gokhale on the Board of Asian School of Fashion And Design

Noida: “Have confidence in yourself, you are the only one of its kind in the World, never compare yourself to any body. Improve yourself in every field be it a education, training, antiquates, attire, mannerism, knowledge, communication. Your competition should be with you,” said Nikita Gokhale renowned model while interacting with the students of Asian School of Fashion and Design at Marwah Studios.

“Nikita Gokhale is an Indian actress Financial Adviser, model and Beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss India Bikini 2015 and represented India at Miss World Bikini Model in Malta, Europe on 24 October 2015,” informed Ashok Tyagi Secretary Geberal of International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry.

Nikita also Represent India at Miss Glamour Face world in Berlin, Germany on 10th September 2016 & she won Title among 22 countries she became Miss Glamour Face World 2016.

Same year She represent India at Miss European Tourism in Malta, Europe on 2nd October 2016. In 2015 She became the second Indian to submit her portfolio for the official Playboy magazine after Sherlyn Chopra. She made her screen debut with the 2015 Marathi film College.

Later Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios honored her with life membership of International Film And Television Club of AAFT.

9th Edition of Global Film Festival Opened

Noida: The excitement and enthusiasm of young film makers from all over India and abroad created a new energy in the ninth Global Film Festival Noida 2016 at Marwah Studios, Noida Film City.

The festival was inaugurated by H.E. Gyula Petho, Ambassador of Hungary to India with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp in a jam-packed auditorium with film lovers, film, television and media fraternity. “India and Hungary has grown best friends and these kind of International events   give our relationship a new strength and stamina to work in a bigger and broader way. Indians and Hungarians we all are lovers of Art and culture,” said Ambassador in his inaugural speech.

“Global Film Festival has filled in the vacuum created by IFFI in North of India. The Film lovers, film buffs, film students and film makers need a day and place to celebrate their success and achievements, GFFN has provided them this kind of spiritual satisfaction,” said Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios and GFFN

“It is my first visit to GFFN and I am finding that the festival is better than many hundreds of festival around the World. But the enthusiasm what I have seen today I have never ever seen in any festival of the World,” added Aditya Raj Kapoor actor Director and son of Late Shammi Kapoor.

“GFFN has become not only a film festival but a festival of complete art promotion with launching of new films, art exhibitions, poster and book releases,music and dance recitals, fashion shows,” I have never been to such an exciting film festival. It is one of the most exclusive, one of its kind,” said Bharti Pradhan renowned film writer and critic.

“The festival has selected screening of some of the finest films, retrospectives of Shammi Kapoor and Prakash Mehra has added huge strength to this glamour show,” added Jayant Gilatar renowned film director.

The festival has planned 52 events in 3 days and all shows are totally sold out. We need to expand our size from next year. 10th GFFN will bring a new excitement to this region. I am thankful to each and every one who has contributed to this charming show,” said Ashok Tyagi festival director.

Convocation of 92nd Batch of AAFT Held at Marwah Studios

Noida: 92nd Batch of Asian Academy of Film And Television marched towards professional world of film, television and media after accepting their prestigious diplomas of AAFT, an institution that is a pride of India.

H.E. Radu Octavian Dobre Ambassador of Romania to India handed over esteemed diploma certificates of AAFT to 90 students from the stream of films, television and media. “The quality education at AAFT has brought a huge name to this institution. It is now the turn of students to prove their caliber in the professional fields. They should be ready to face all sort of circumstances to raise their level of experience,” said H.E.Radu Dobre while giving the convocation address at Noida Film City.

“Do one good act a day and include the education of traffic to illiterate and literate people of this country. It will be great help to the nation by professional media persons like you,” said T.k. Malhotra President Automobile Association of Upper India.

“Media has already extended its wing in every field of life. Learn more ways of digital media as it is going to be the future of the World,” added R.K.Singh Former Engineer in Chief Doordarshan, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India,

Deputy Head of the Romanian Embassy in India Ms Daniela Maria DOBRE, Social Worker Mukesh Sharma, AAFT Dean, Film Maker Harsh Narayan, Col. Sarabjit Singh of ICMEI and J.S.Saluja Vice President Association of Asian Union also spoke on the occasion. Sandeep Marwah honored the entire guest with the life membership of International Film And Television Club of AAFT.

Global Education Summit at ICMEI Supported by AAFT

Noida: “Education is the key to progress and only literacy can eradicate most of the problems from the society. Let’s work together to educate the mankind,” said Sandeep Marwah renowned educationist and media person, while inaugurating the international meet on education at Marwah Studios, film city Noida, in the capacity of Chairperson of the summit.

A well-attended meet by the delegates from 23 countries of the World -Global Education Summit had taken place to discuss the new ways and methods of education to reach the students directly and interestingly.

The delegates were from Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Liberia, Lithuania, Myanmar, Niger, Russia, Sudan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Uganda, Afghanistan, Cote D’ lvoire, Sri Lanka, Botswana, Zimbabwe and India were present there.

‘We have to learn a lot from the Republic of India, especially love, peace and unity,” said Amii Josue Frederick from Democratic Republic of Congo”. ‘India and Russia have already introduced many subjects like Sanskrit and yoga as part of education,” said Inna Levchenko from Russia.

“Educational centers like AAFT are international seats of learning where many countries can take advantage of world class education at most economical price,” said Mardzhonai Bakhriddin from Tajakistan. “The education and training at AAFT helped a student from Botswana to become one of the most popular directors of a TV station back home; that speaks of the deep involvement of education system,” said Dipopo Debby Mmopi from Botswana.

A case study of Sandeep Marwah, President Marwah Studios, with five world records, and 60 international awards was also discussed at the Summit. Marwah is also chairing 90 international and national organizations in different capacities.

Ministry of Skill Development, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry and Asian Academy of Film And Television supported the summit. Sandeep Marwah honored delegates with the life membership of World Peace Development and Research Foundation.

Later Sandeep Marwah was honored jointly by the delegates of 23 nations of the World as the Global Cultural Minister and was also declared as the Saint of the Modern Times.

Guatemala Film Festival

Noida: Large portraits of colorful shots of people, hill views, lake sides, sports and games and different buildings were more than enough to highlight the culture of the Republic of Guatemala during the exhibition of prints curated by the Embassy of Guatemala in India sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Republic of Guatemala.

“What a colorful country with so much of resemblance to Asian countries and especially India. The photographs are appealing and inviting. They have been very well placed in order and you grow with the exhibition,” said Boney Kapoor renowned filmmaker while inaugurating the exhibition.

“This is the beginning of our relationship very soon we will bring more interaction from Guatemala” said Ashok Tyagi Secretary General of ICMEI- International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry.

“I am pleased to see the response of the exhibition. The anxiousness should be maintained and can be fulfilled with the visit to Guatemala. We would love to extend the exhibition for a week and welcome you to visit Guatemala” said H.E. Georges de La Roche Du Ronzet, Ambassador of Republic of Guatemala to India.

“We have always believed and made it a custom to have exhibitions with the film festivals. This is the time you are inclined to learn more. Exhibitions have done wonders to the film festivals,” said Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios and AAFT.

Danilo R. Marcucci Minister Counsellor & Deputy Head of Mission explained each and every picture to the large audience present there.

5th International Sufi Festival

New Delhi: The prestigious grand 5th international Sufi Festival organized by Marwah Studio & Divide Abode along with AAFT, witnessed presence of galaxy of scholars & renowned personalities in a jam packed auditorium at Noida Film City supported by ICMEI.

“I am impressed by the wonderful words stated by our honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Islam and Hinduism can meet at Sufism. Keeping that in mind we have now promoted in a much bigger way our 5th International Sufi Festival to bring in love, peace and unity” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studio introducing festival to the large audience present there from all over India and abroad.

“We are always ready to extend our hand of friendship. No religion teaches you hate and war. Sufism is above religion. It is the devotion towards almighty” expressed H.E. Abdul Basit High Commissioner of Pakistan to India.

The graceful presence of Dewan of Khawja Ajmeer Sharief Dargah Jenab Zain ul Aabidin spoke on the oneness of all the religion towards humanity. He shared his spiritual experiences with the audience. USA envoy Ivon Boekelheide said that there is a need to strengthen bonds of love.

“Love and tolerance is the key to success. We have always believe in and respect all the religions. India is the biggest example of spirituality. Sufism teaches you humanity,” said Dr. Bhisham Narayan Singh former Governor of Tamil Nadu.

In her speech Gulshah Begum who has entirely devoted her life for Saintly devotion in her capacity as chairperson of Divine Abode said that it is some Great spiritual power at Ajmeer Sharief, which directed her to devote her entire self for serving Sufiyat, & divinity .She highlighted contribution of Hazrat Khawaja Main-ud-din Chasti (RA) in Promoting mutual love & brotherhood.

While addressing the Function Khawja Farooq Renzushah, who is author of several books said that Kashmir has remained abode of Great Sufi Awaliyas since times immemorial who inculcated sprit of love and humanity.

Later Sandeep Marwah presented the life membership of World Peace Development And Research Foundation to all the dignities present there.