Embassy of India
India Culture Week @ Yogyakarta
Indian Film Festival at UIN Sunan Kalijaga University, Yogyakarta
from 17-23 December 2018
A week long Indian Film Festival showcasing Indian Bollywood blockbusters was jointly organised by Embassy of India, Jakarta and Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Kalijaga on 17 December 2018. The festival began with screening of ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ at Theatrical Library of UIN Sunan Kalijaga. Over 150 fans of Indian movies from UIN watched the inaugural show of the festival. The festival will continue for a week till 23 December 2018 and some of India’s popular Bollywood hits like English Vinglish; Love Aaj Kal; Chennai Express; Barfi; Rock On and Hum Saath Saath Hain will be screened in the festival. The movies have been dubbed in Bahasa Indonesia.
The Indian Film Festival was organized by Embassy of India in Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Kalijaga as part of the India Culture Week in Yogyakarta from 17-23 December 2018. The India Culture Week (ICW) showcased different facets of Indian tourism, arts, culture, music, dance, food, Yoga and Bollywood films spread over an entire week. It is expected that the week-long events planned under the India Culture Week would facilitate a better understanding and appreciation of India in the hearts and minds of Yogyakarta residents. The Embassy of India is deeply appreciative of the support and facilitation provided by leadership of Provincial Government of Yogyakarta Special Region and UIN Sunan Kalijaga in organizing the India Culture Week Celebrations.
17 Desember 2018