Founded in 2002.
Pune is the fastest growing cosmopolitan in the country today. The presence of FTII (Film and Television Institute of India) for a very long time as generated an unparalleled “intellect” Cinema audience base. Pune has a very large influx of foreign students, professionals, researchers etc. They come from all parts of the world and they are integral part of the strong society structure of Pune. The education capital of India – Pune, also draws students from all disciplines across the country.
The availability of a world class movie watching experience through the newly built Multiplexes (E square, Inox etc.) has triggered a new passions for cinema enthusiasts in the city. The communities of varied interest cinema-goers – regional, national & international is a large, proactive & a quality one. This provides for an ideal base for an International Film festival.