Over 18 towns, 400+ screenings, 18 cinema appreciation workshops, the festival directly touched over an audience of over 55,000 people.
An initiative by the Jagran Prakashan Group
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Jagran Film Festival

Jagran Film Festival (JFF) is an initiative by the Jagran Prakashan Group towards creating a culture of cinema appreciation and an honest and sincere attempt create a platform that connects great content with audiences across the country. Last year, with over 18 towns, 400+ screenings, 18 cinema appreciation workshops, the festival directly touched over an audience of over 55,000 people, and the media coverage of Jagran puts the reach of JFF well beyond 50 mn people across India.

Jagran Film Festival 2019 ​

Jagran Film Festival 2019

Jagran Film Festival 2019

Lucknow

Jagran Film Festival 2019

Kanpur

2019 travel schedule

  • July
  • Delhi / 18-21 JUL
  • Kanpur / 26-28 JUL
  • Lucknow / 26-28 JUL
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  • August
  • Allahabad / 2-4 AUG
  • Varanasi / 2-4 AUG
  • Gorakhpur / 9-11 AUG
  • Patna / 9-11 AUG
  • Jamshedpur / 23-25 AUG
  • Ranchi / 23-25 AUG
  • Dehradun / 30-1 SEP
  • Meerut / 30-1 SEP
  • September
  • Bhopal / 6-8 SEP
  • Indore / 6-8 Sep
  • Hissar / 13-15 SEP
  • Jalandhar / 13-15 Sep
  • Agra / 20-22 SEP
  • raipur / 20-22 Sep
  • mumbai / 26-29 Sep
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2018 Awards

This festival alone is a symbol of a revolution to come in the near future that will not only change markets and the cinema’s but also the perception of its audience to an acceptance of meaningful cinema.
Shyam Benegal
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-27T08:08:33+05:30
This festival alone is a symbol of a revolution to come in the near future that will not only change markets and the cinema’s but also the perception of its audience to an acceptance of meaningful cinema. Shyam Benegal / Jagran Film Festival 2018
The idea of entertainment is broader as the B towns are sometime bereft of this culture.
SUDHIR MISHRA
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-27T08:08:59+05:30
The idea of entertainment is broader as the B towns are sometime bereft of this culture. SUDHIR MISHRA / Jagran Film Festival 2018
An event such as this, trains the audience in understanding nuances, which they are generally alien to.
HANSAL MEHTA
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:13:28+05:30
An event such as this, trains the audience in understanding nuances, which they are generally alien to. HANSAL MEHTA / Jagran Film Festival 2018
It’s very exciting that a festival is going to places that it ordinarily wouldn’t. It is such a great initiative as the cinema is such a force in people’s life that they would not have seen such amazing films screened in the festival otherwise.
MAHESH BHATT
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:13:45+05:30
It’s very exciting that a festival is going to places that it ordinarily wouldn’t. It is such a great initiative as the cinema is such a force in people’s life that they would not have seen such amazing films screened in the festival otherwise. MAHESH BHATT / Jagran Film Festival 2018
The content that runs in JFF is not only outstanding but a great initiative of creating a market for the films that are not under a big banner but a brilliant work in cinema.
ANURAG KASHYAP
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:14:03+05:30
The content that runs in JFF is not only outstanding but a great initiative of creating a market for the films that are not under a big banner but a brilliant work in cinema. ANURAG KASHYAP / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Because of a festival like this, in times to come, we will witness film makers emerge from small towns and create a revolution in the Indian Cinema industry…
RAKESH OMPRAKASH MEHRA
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:14:25+05:30
Because of a festival like this, in times to come, we will witness film makers emerge from small towns and create a revolution in the Indian Cinema industry… RAKESH OMPRAKASH MEHRA / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Festivals not only bring film lovers together but also connect industry wallahs with the commoners. The exchange of ideas that takes place during interactive sessions is something that benefits both parties.
MANOJ BAJPAYEE
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:14:35+05:30
Festivals not only bring film lovers together but also connect industry wallahs with the commoners. The exchange of ideas that takes place during interactive sessions is something that benefits both parties. MANOJ BAJPAYEE / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Most film festivals take place in metropolitan areas…Jagran Film Festival goes on a long ride through 16 cities..giving people a chnace to taste cinema.
RAJAT KAPOOR
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:14:52+05:30
Most film festivals take place in metropolitan areas…Jagran Film Festival goes on a long ride through 16 cities..giving people a chnace to taste cinema. RAJAT KAPOOR / Jagran Film Festival 2018
This is a treat for cinema lovers and cinema students.
VIDYA BALAN
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:15:02+05:30
This is a treat for cinema lovers and cinema students. VIDYA BALAN / Jagran Film Festival 2018
For me Film Festivals are the places of learning more about viewing films and reading about it and meeting people who actually made it.
KAMAL HAASAN
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:15:17+05:30
For me Film Festivals are the places of learning more about viewing films and reading about it and meeting people who actually made it. KAMAL HAASAN / Jagran Film Festival 2018
The festival that goes through 16 cities…meets a lot of people along the journey.
HRITHIK ROSHAN
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:15:28+05:30
The festival that goes through 16 cities…meets a lot of people along the journey. HRITHIK ROSHAN / Jagran Film Festival 2018
It is a brilliant idea of making cinema accessible & for people to watch a different kind of cinema than they do at the theaters every now and then.
KIRAN RAO
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:16:05+05:30
It is a brilliant idea of making cinema accessible & for people to watch a different kind of cinema than they do at the theaters every now and then. KIRAN RAO / Jagran Film Festival 2018
The best part about JFF is that it is a festival that is actually trying to reach out to the audience directly and educating them with the different forms of cinema from across the globe...
RESUL POOKUTTY
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:16:25+05:30
The best part about JFF is that it is a festival that is actually trying to reach out to the audience directly and educating them with the different forms of cinema from across the globe... RESUL POOKUTTY / Jagran Film Festival 2018
TJFF is a great initiative where in times like today where content is the king and only ruler to be new big names of the industry tomorrow and these sort of films been screened under the banner of JFF in various towns...
BONEY KAPOOR
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:16:37+05:30
TJFF is a great initiative where in times like today where content is the king and only ruler to be new big names of the industry tomorrow and these sort of films been screened under the banner of JFF in various towns... BONEY KAPOOR / Jagran Film Festival 2018
A festival prepares the market, the audience and the talent of tomorrow.
DIBAKAR BANERJEE
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:16:48+05:30
A festival prepares the market, the audience and the talent of tomorrow. DIBAKAR BANERJEE / Jagran Film Festival 2018
It’s because of JFF that we can get the view beyond the juggernauts of commercial cinema. A world lies out there which showcases the nuts and bolts of filmmaking.
IMTIAZ ALI
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:17:02+05:30
It’s because of JFF that we can get the view beyond the juggernauts of commercial cinema. A world lies out there which showcases the nuts and bolts of filmmaking. IMTIAZ ALI / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Film festivals not only entertain but also enlighten the public.
IRFAN KHAN
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:17:18+05:30
Film festivals not only entertain but also enlighten the public. IRFAN KHAN / Jagran Film Festival 2018
I'm overwhelmed with the response at Jagran Film Festival.
NASEERUDDIN SHAH
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:17:29+05:30
I'm overwhelmed with the response at Jagran Film Festival. NASEERUDDIN SHAH / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Box office number don’t certify for a great cinema and you can understand this only when you attend.
VIDHU VINOD CHOPRA
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:17:49+05:30
Box office number don’t certify for a great cinema and you can understand this only when you attend. VIDHU VINOD CHOPRA / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Films don’t fail budgets do.
KARAN JOHAR
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:17:59+05:30
Films don’t fail budgets do. KARAN JOHAR / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Everybody is an awaam at a film fest and that’s one of the any things I love about it. Everybody is here because of their common love for cinema.
ANUBHAV SINHA
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:18:16+05:30
Everybody is an awaam at a film fest and that’s one of the any things I love about it. Everybody is here because of their common love for cinema. ANUBHAV SINHA / Jagran Film Festival 2018
Cinema is about people…about society.
YASH CHOPRA
/ Jagran Film Festival 2018
2019-06-29T11:18:28+05:30
Cinema is about people…about society. YASH CHOPRA / Jagran Film Festival 2018