European Union Film Festival

(30 July - 6 August 2016)

DFF in collaboration with the Delegation of the European Union to India is organsing a film festivals in Sirifort Auditoirium-2 from 30th July to 6th August 2016 in Sirifort Auditorium-II.

23 films will be screened during the EU Film Festival from 30th July to 6th August 2016.

The opening ceremony of the festival will at 5:30 p.m. on 30th July 2016 with the musical performance by Neemran Choir followed by the screening of famous Danish Film Silent Heart (Stille Hjerte) Directed by Bille August. The film premiered at the San Sebastián International Film Festival where it received a 20 minutes standing ovation. Bille August is a Danish Academy Award-winning film and television director. His film Pelle the Conqueror from 1987 won the Palme d'Or, Academy Award and Golden Globe. He is one of only eight directors to win the Palme d'Or twice, winning the prestigious award again in 1992.