16th Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles Opening Night



Now in its 16th year, the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) is a nonprofit organization devoted to a greater appreciation of Indian cinema and culture by showcasing films and promoting the diverse perspectives of the Indian diaspora. The festival showcases more than 25 films from the Indian filmmaking community across the globe.

The festival opened with the movie IN THE SHADOWS starring Manoj Bajpayee in a powerful performance as a reclusive shopkeeper who vows to rescue his young neighbor from abuse at the hands of his father. 


Manoj Bajpayee, Actor expressed his delight to be at the event. The actor appreciated not only the city but also the setup created by IFFLA. It was a star-studded event and ensured the line up to the rich variety of genre, style, and skill that exist within the Indian filmmaking community.

Source: TV Asia Bureau