Accepting the JIFF’s request Mr. Pandey, an Indian screen-writer and advertising professional with more than 30 years of experience in films, television and advertising, said in a communication : “Thank you for inviting me to become the Chairperson of the 8th Jaipur International Film Festival to be held between Jan.2-6, 2016, I confirm the same.
“It would be truly an honour and privilege for me to chair such an prestigious international festival”, he said in his acceptance communication.
Mr. Pandey, winner of Filmfare Award for Tezaab, Star Screen Award for ‘Saudagar’ and IIFA Award for ‘Rang De Basanti’, had been visiting JIFF for the last two consecutive years.
JIFF 2015 would be organized from 2-6 January, 2016 in Jaipur.
Press release (6 August, 2015)