Festival of Russian-Indian Film Festival inaugurated at the Russian Centre for Science & Culture in Mumbai.
Veteran Film Actor, Producer & Director Mr. Randhir Kapoor inaugurated the Russian – Indian Film Festival on Saturday, the 12th December, 2015 at the Russian Centre for Science and Culture (RCSC) in Mumbai.
The week-long festival is organised in association with the All India Association of Industries (AIAI).
Mr. Sergei I. Kotlyar, Acting Consul General of Russia in Mumbai, Mr. V. V. Dementiev, the Director of the RCSC, Mumbai, Mrs. Rupa Naik, Executive Director of All India Association of Industries, Russian Film Producer Mr. Yakov Kaller and Director Ms. Svetlana Roshchenko were present on the Stage.
Mr. Randhir Kapoor congratulated the RCSC, Mumbai and the AIAI for taking the initiative for organising the festival and remembering his late father and legend Raj Kapoor.
The inaugural documentary film “Raj Kapoor, Comrade Awaara” produced by the Russian film Producer Mr. Yakov Kaller and Directed by Ms. Svetlana Roshchenko received a big applaud from the audiences.
People enjoyed a photo-exhibition on rare pictures of Raj Kapoor’s life specially brought by Ms. Svetlana Roshchenko was on display at the venue.
All together three documentaries, three Russian feature films and four Hindi Films will be screened during the festival
Caption: Mr. V. V. Dementiev, Director, Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Mumbai, Mr. Sergei I. Kotlyar, Acting Consul General of Russia in Mumbai, Mr. Randhir Kapoor, Actor, Producer & Director of Indian cinema, Mr. Yakov Kaller, Russian film Producer, Ms. Svetlana Roshchenko, Russian Film Director, Russian Interpreter, Mrs. Rupa Naik, Executive Director, AIAI and Ms. L. A. Visaeva-Nasibullin, Secretary, Russian Consulate in Mumbai at the inauguration of the Russian Indian Film Festvial being organized by the Russian Centre for Science & Culture in Mumbai in association with All India Association of Industries (AIAI)