Kudumbashree Kannur District Mission's 'Woman Film Festival' a big hit Updated On 2022-11-21
Kudumbashree Kannur District Mission's 'Woman Film Festival' has become a big hit. Kudumbashree members got an opportunity to immerse themselves in the magical world of cinema by putting aside household chores and busy work. The film festival was organized by the 81 CDSs of Kannur district in collaboration with the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy. So far more than 10,000 Kudumbashree members have participated in the festival organized at 69 places.
The festival also has the mission of introducing films that have gained national and international attention to the inner villages. The cinema is shown from 10 AM to 5 PM on a fixed day in a particular CDS. The exhibition space will be decided according to the availability of school and panchayat auditoriums. The exhibition will be arranged in such a way that up to 150 people can watch the movie at a time.
The film festival showcases notable films like Basanti, Freedom Fight, The Great Indian Kitchen, Manhole, Ottamuri Velicham, and Ozhimuri. Apart from the NHG members, their family members and Auxiliary Group members are also part of the mela. Kudumbashree Kannur District Mission aims to complete the screening of films in the remaining CDSs by November 2022.