Bimal Roy Film Festival organised by Ganga Zuari Academy (GZA) in association with Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG), Panjim and National Film Archive of India (NFAI) was inaugurated on 8th February 2020 at 5.30 pm at ESG Auditorium I.
Mr. Subhash Phal Desai, Vice Chairman, ESG, was the Chief Guest and Smt. (Dr.) Rinki Roy Bhattacharya, daughter of Late Bimal Roy was the Guest of Honour for the function. Others present on the dais were Shri. Bimalendu, President, Ganga Zuari Academy and Shri. Amitabh Moitro, Secretary, Ganga Zuari Academy.
Miss Sonika Ramesh Lotlikar compared the inaugural function. Smt. (Dr.) Rinki Roy Bhattacharya thanked ESG, Ganga Zuari Academy and National Film Archive of India (NFAI) for having such kind of Film Festivals. She also thanked the dignitaries and Audience present.
The Inaugural movie that was screened was PARINEETA.
The screening schedule on 09.02.2020 (Sunday) is as follows:
Screening of movie YAHUDI at 11 am.
Screening of movie SUJATA at 3 pm.
Screening of movie BANDINI at 6 pm.
The screenings will be held at Auditorium 1 of the Entertainment Society of Goa, Panaji.
Hence it is a full palate for lovers of Bimal Roy’s movies. And it’s the best time for Goans to make the most of it.
This festival is open to all and seating is First come First Serve basis.