Uniting the World through Film
Sanskriti Society for Art and Cultural Development (Organiser of Haryana International Film Festival) is a charitable, non-profit and non-governmental organisation dedicated to the discovery and promotion of creativity in the art and culture of film.
The Society is committed to making world cinema accessible and affordable to the public. It organizes the annual flagship Haryana International Film Festival (HIFF) and After 4 successful Edition of HIFF, Now the society is ready to organise 5th Haryana International Film Festival in Tricity ( Chandigarh, Panchkula and Mohali). Sanskriti Society is also lauching HIFF Club with the aim to enrich and deepen the experience of Indian moviegoers through a monthly programme of contemporary, retrospective and thematic showcases.
Through its annual programmes, the Society promotes international appreciation of Regional, National and International film culture; introduces world cinema to Indian audiences; and continues to underline Haryana’s key position in the international film community.
HIFFS’s dedication to quality and intelligent programming, its devotion to the discovery of new areas of filmmaking in the World, its exceptional work for World cinema, seminars and acclaimed programmes, gives it a unique and respected international reputation that helps promote National and International cinema at home and abroad. Festival screenings often include in-person dialog with filmmakers, providing audiences, artists and industry professionals with meaningful opportunities to network, interact and engage
Haryana International Film Festival is the only festival which create an international image with its first edition in September 2016 at Hisar (Haryana), India . More than 20000 audience witness this very first biggest event in the state of Haryana. The second Edition was organised at Dharam Nagari Kurukshetra, The city of Mahabharta. This 4 days event was full packed audience event and create big atmosphere of International Cinema in the Agricultural State of Haryana. 3rd and 4th Haryana International Film Festivals has created history when these were organised in Asia’s biggest University…Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar.
After 4 successful Edition of HIFF, Now the society is ready to organise 5th Haryana International Film Festival in Tricity ( Chandigarh, Panchkula and Mohali).
Today, the HIFF has grown to be India’s largest cultural event and is one of World’s most reputable platforms for filmmakers, film professionals and filmgoers from all over the world to launch new work and experience outstanding films. Screening over 280 titles from 50 countries in 3 major cultural venues in Haryana, the HIFF reaches an audience of over 100000.
To connect, educate, and engage audiences with the creative industry by supporting artists and providing a platform for their work. We champion cultural discovery, foster artistic growth, and advocate for diverse voices in film and media arts.
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With colleagues as eclectic as our programming, the Haryana International Film Festival is united by an intense passion for film, and dedicated to showcasing the very best of World cinema in India and Indian cinema to the World.
With a small team of 20 permanent staff , growing to several dozen contract staff during the annual Haryana International Film Festival and we are constantly on the lookout for intelligent, creative and self-motivated individuals to join our Society.
HIFF CORE COMMITTEE
THE JOURNEY STARTED IN THE YEAR 2016 FROM HISSAR DISTRICT OF HARYANA STATE BY THE FOUNDER TEAM
President and Festival Director
Mrs. Meena Rani
Executive Director and Founder Member
Mr. Yashpal Sharma
Mr. S.P. Chauhan
Film Producer & Socialist
Mrs. Sumitra Hooda Pednekar
Mr. Akhilendra Misra
Mr. Ashwini Chaudhary
Ms. Meghna Malik
Mr. Rajender Gupta
Mr. Rajeev Bhatia
Ms. Sumedha Kataria
Mr. Janardhan Sharma
Mr. Ravi Chauhan
Mr. Kailash Ahluwalia
Mrs. Baljinder Kaur
Mr. Brijesh Sharma
Mr. Mihir Ranjan Patra
Mrs. Alka Bhatnagar
Dr. Ajay Ranga
Dr. Sumedha Singh
Dr. Archna Misra
Dr. Adwitiya Khurana
Mrs. Sunita Dabar
Mrs. Sunita Nain
Mrs. Sunita Dhariwal Jangid
Mrs. Rekha Verma Sareen
Mr. Rajoo Maan
Mr. Raghuwinder Malik
Mr. Arvind Swami
Mr. Harish Arora
Mr. Harish Kataria
Mr. Bhim Garg
The Haryana International Film Festival (HIFF) Society would not exist without the generous support from corporations, foundations and individuals which allow us to present film events and publications of the highest caliber.
Film is frequently considered as the highest form of art as it culminates all other art forms from literature, music, theatre, dance, design etc. Like any art form, the development of the arts requires the strong support from the community.
The greater the contribution, the more students, artists, film goers, filmmakers and the general community can benefit from film activities that can bridge greater cultural understanding, encourage creative dialogue and broaden perspectives of all art forms.
Supporting the HIFF is well regarded as an effective and strategic platform where corporations can drive the branding and marketing initiatives in a valuable way. It also represents a unique opportunity for corporations that value social responsibility and community involvement to demonstrate its commitment to the development of the arts.
We at the HIFF are committed to providing value and maximum returns to our sponsors. Ranging from cash sponsorship to in-kind donations, partnership opportunities can be customized to suit your needs and to ensure your marketing objectives are met. Any corporation or can join us as sponsor with minimum amount of Rs. 100000/-
Benefits to your business:
- Brand alignment opportunities
- Enhance your corporate image
- Achieve corporate social responsibility objectives
- Improve community relations
- Reach out to your target market
- Drive branding and sales targets
- Achieve global publicity for your brand or product
- Marketing Opportunities:
- Exposure for your company, products or services
- Product placement, sampling and gifting opportunities
- Complimentary VIP tickets and invitations
- Exclusive content and programming
- Celebrity endorsement opportunities
- Targeted advertising and publicity
- Private Screenings and events
- Marketing tie-ins and campaigns
- Priority Advance Booking
Be a part of our mission to present The Haryana International Film Festival (HIFF), one of the World’s most reputable platforms for filmmakers, film professionals and filmgoers from all over the world to launch new work and experience outstanding films.
As a charitable, non-profit, non-government organization, The HIFF would not exist without the generous support from individuals. Help drive the non-profit mission of the HIFF Society to allow more students, artists, film goers, filmmakers and the general community can benefit from film activities that can bridge greater cultural understanding, encourage creative dialogue and broaden perspectives of all art forms.
Benefits : A cheque presentation ceremony and special acknowledgement will be arranged for donations over Rs. 100000/-.
Foundations share our commitment to enrich the cultural life of Haryana, inspire creativity, stimulate a wider interest in the arts and to encourage cross-cultural fertilization.
Film is the most powerful form of communication that unites communities, cultures and generations and can mobilize community-wide public participation in arts promotions and literacy.
The HIFF is dedicated to working with foundations to educate and encourage early interest in the arts, bring about social unity, a celebration of one’s culture and heritage and enrichment of life.
As a registered charity, the Haryana International Film Festival (HIFF) Society relies on the generous support from foundations to present film events and publications of the highest caliber.
Benefits : Donations over Rs.21,000 will be acknowledged in the Festival publications (pending on the publication deadlines)