Europe’s leading festival of Indian independent cinema is bigger and bolder than ever for June & July 2017. Now in its eighth year, LIFF’s mission is to showcase the very best and thought-provoking, independent Indian and South Asian cinema to the UK’s Asian and non-Asian audiences. With a highly curated programme of features, documentaries, shorts and events, LIFF boldly takes us on cinematic journeys into a billion South Asian lives.LIFF’s competitive advantage is its far reaching mainstream PR and year-round engagement with its global network of passionate fans. Through innovative offline and online marketing activities LIFF reaches a dynamic, engaged audience of men & women aged primarily between 18-40.
LIFF also uniquely takes place at some of the UK’s highest quality cinematic venues from BFI Southbank, Cineworld Leicester Square to even this year the world-famous Science Museum.
LIFF provides the perfect opportunity for brands that want to be aligned with bringing cutting edge, emerging talent to new audiences. Celebrities and VIP’s will be attending the festival’s Red Carpet Gala launch in London on 22nd June at BFI Southbank as well as participating in workshops and special screenings throughout the festival (22nd – 29th June.)
For the third year, LIFF is also consolidating its presence in Birmingham, with the newly renamed Bagri Foundation Birmingham Indian Film Festival, presented by LIFF, with a series of high quality screenings from 23rd June – 2nd July.