- Sridevi looked stunning in a black gold ensemble at IFFI 2017
- Sridevi inaugurated the Panorama section of the festival
- Sridevi was accompanied by daughter Janhvi on Day 1
Here are the highlights of the International Film Festival of India:
Sridevi, in her brief speech, lauded the hard work of the jury in selecting the movies. "The films have been chosen by the esteemed jury having worked in various industries over the last 50 years. This segment is something I am really excited about. It is my pleasure to declare the Indian Panorama 2017 officially open," Sridevi said.
Shahid Kapoor's brother Ishaan Khattar, who is prepping for his upcoming film Dhadak with Janhvi Kapoor (her debut film), was present with his Beyond The Clouds co-star at the Goa festival.
Here are some other pictures from IFFI 2017:
Big fanfare @IFFIGoa opening last night with majid majidi rahman vijay amritraj srk Sridevi anupam kher Jackiecongrats @manoharparrikar@smritiirani glorifying cinema n its meaning pic.twitter.com/5BcQke2smm— Subhash Ghai (@SubhashGhai1) November 21, 2017
Performances 'Drums of India' and 'Utsav' depicted India's culture and colours magnificently! pic.twitter.com/AAO94j6Kys— Smriti Z Irani (@smritiirani) November 20, 2017
Hindi feature film Pihu opened the feature category while Pushkar Puran kickstarted the non-feature section. Pihu director Vinod Kapri said, "It's an honour for me to be here and my film to open this section."
In Pushkar Puran, Kamal Swaroop returns to Rajasthan, his cinematic home, three decades after his cult film Om Dar-Ba-Dar(1988).
(With PTI inputs)