Aurangabad International Film Festival
The Aurangabad International Film Festival (AIFF) is organized by Yashwantrao Chavan Pratishthan, Mumbai’s Aurangabad Regional Centre.
AIFF screens the best selection of contemporary Indian and international fiction-feature films as well as the significant films in history of Indian and world cinema.
The aim of AIFF is to present the films of great merit from India and abroad to the audiences of city of Aurangabad, and to create an awareness and understanding of cinematic experience through film screenings and various other academic activities such as seminar, master class & open forum.
Presenters of Aurangabad IFF are the Nath Group and the Mahatma Gandhi Mission (MGM).
Nath Group of Industries is well-known for its social commitments & contribution to the social-cultural movements of Aurangabad City as well as Marathawada.
Mahatma Gandhi Mission (MGM) Trust was established in 1982 with a vision to provide qualitative education by applying innovative and dynamic pedagogical techniques. Since inception, the Trust has focused on providing health care services, school education and higher education with dedication and commitment.
Aurangabad is a historic yet modern city, famous for its worldwide heritage monuments of Ajanta & Ellora caves. Aurangabad has excellent connectivity by road, rail and air. Aurangabad has emerged as one of the fastest growing industrial hub, representing some of the best known Indian and multi-national corporates with major thrust on automobile & auto-ancillary, pharma, breweries, biotech and agricultural seeds.
The city has modern social amenities with a network of high quality schools and institutions of higher learning in engineering, management, medical, law and above all degree & PG course in dramatics and certificate course in filmmaking conducted by Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University (BAMU).
Aurangabad has many star hotels and shopping malls. Truly a cosmopolitan city with vibrant milieu.