The 15th annual Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) will take place from April 5-9, 2017 at Regal L.A. LIVE: A Barco Innovation Center in Los Angeles, California.  This will be IFFLA’s first year in the state-of-the-art, world-class cinema in the heart of Los Angeles’ vibrant and developing downtown district.  Zee Cinema will return for a third year as IFFLA’s presenting sponsor.

IFFLA is excited to announce that submissions for the 2017 festival are officially open. Features, documentaries and shorts including animation films are accepted. The call for entries will close on January 9, 2017 with an early bird deadline on November 25, 2016. Films compete for Jury and Audience Choice Awards for Best Feature Film and Best Short Film.


IFFLA 2017

The five-day fest will once again bridge the gap between the two largest entertainment industries in the world – Hollywood and India. The festival will showcase more than 30 films from or about India, and host the highly anticipated opening and closing red carpet galas and the awards ceremony. The full line-up of films will be announced by the first week of March.

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