In a grand function held at Samanvay Bhawan, legendary actress Waheeda Rehman attended the Tigerland India Film Festival 2015 as Guest of Honour.
Other dignitaries present were: PCCF Madhya Pradesh Narendra Kumar as Chief Guest; Ashwani Lohani (now CMD Air India), Ravi Srivastava (Chief Wildlife Warden- MP), Suhas Kumar (Member-NVDA), Animesh Shukla (MD, MP State Minor Forest Produce Fed.), Vinay Varman (CEO, MPEDB), and Pramod Verma (DG, MPCOST).
The event began with lamp lighting followed by a devotional dance by students of Aasha Niketan H.S. School for the Deaf. Films screened under Panorama section and under Competitive category were: Revenge of the Tiger by Shri Nalla Muthu; Birds of Narsinh Talav; Wetlands: Question Mark and In Deep Coma all engaging films.
The awards were given under four different categories and judged by a seven member diverse panel of judges consisting of experts from the fields of wildlife, media, films and art.
A TIFF 2015 edited by Abhinandan Shukla was released on this occasion and
Waheeda Rehman who is a great lover of wild life was honoured by a memento.
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