Awareness , education , entertainment .
Abhijat Film Society along with The Latur Club organizers decided to come up with a festival of world wide acclaimed films for the film lovers in Latur.
The inauguration of the film festival at PVR was done by current Minister of heavy industries and pyanchayti raj Mr.Vilasrao Deshmukh .The festival began with a beautiful Iranian film ‘The children of heaven’
World cinema was brought to the door step of the viewers in Latur. Iranian , Italian , Chinese , Bengali , Marathi , English and Hindi films were shown in the festival for the first time.
Youth from latur gave amazing response especially to this activity of the festival , though film lovers of all the age enjoyed and appreciated the film festival .
The closing film was Jabbar Patel directed ‘Umbartha’which is considered to be a mile stone cinema .
The altogether response given to the films is indicative of more concrete , active efforts and participation of more people in future in appreciating world cinema