The International Film Festival of Thrissur (IFFT) is a joint venture of Thrissur Chalachitrakendram, Corporation of Thrissur, Thrissur Jilla Panchayath, Banerji Memorial Club and K.W. Joseph Memorial.& St.Thomas College,Thrissur.
The film festival is the second longest running r film festival in Kerala under the aegis of a film society. It started in 2004 with the patronage of film connoisseurs of the city of Thrissur and its neighbouring suburbs, the Corporation, Jilla Panchayat, Government officials and the business community.
In 2020, IFFT will celebrate its 15th edition – 6 to 12 March – by continuing to focus on bringing the best in contemporary and classic cinema to its audiences and the development of a vibrant film culture. The 15th edition aims to explore the best of cinema that Asian and African countries have offered to the world.
SUPPORTED BY Kerala Chalachitra Akademy, FFSI Keralam. Directorate of film festivals
IFFT is really about creativity, about trying to help people find their voice and if that voice could invoke some positive thought among the connoisseurs ……. then we are successful and we will try our level best to continue it.