Bhubaneswar: Odisha born Film producer, promoter & festival director of the film festival SIFFCY, Smile Foundation is invited by the most prestigious British Film Institute, London to be a part of the panel on festival circuits during the BFI Future film festival scheduled during 15-18 Feb in Southbank London. This is UK’s most important film industry festival for young, emerging filmmakers and going to host the 11th edition this week with another jam-packed line up of events that will inspire youth to make films and provide you with the industry insights them need to pursue a career in the film, TV and creative industries.
Jitendra Mishra is one of the few Indian film producers & promoters who have been able to create a benchmark in ‘Alternative method of Film Production, Distribution & Promotion’ at international level. Committed. He has already been associated with the production, distribution and promotion of more than 110 films in all categories. Many of them have got worldwide acclamation and recognition. He has designed the most unique film festival SIFFCY for Smile Foundation and has been the festival director of the festival. He has been invited as Jury and panelist to many international films festival & forums. He has also been member of the prestigious Cannes Producers Network for many years and elected as Board of director for the prestigious CIFEj. Current he is also travelling as Jury to MICE film festival in Valencia, Spain.
“It’s indeed a great privileged to be invited by world’s most credible film institute and being a part of their unique initiative BFI Future film festival along with the panel on Festival circuit, it will definitely opens doors of opportunities for our country, state & festival SIFFCY – Smile Foundation. We had earlier collaborated with UK based organization Films without border to host a film making workshop with our kids during SIFFCY 2017 and this is yet another collaboration which will support and promote films made by young professionals”, said Jitendra Mishra on this occasion.