HIGHLIGHTS

Voices from the waters 2012

City: Bangalore
Location: Auditorium and Atrium
Date: Fri, 2012/08/31 (All day) – Mon, 2012/09/03 (All day)

The festival, Voices from the Waters, 2012,  will be held for three days i.e. 31 August, 1st and 2nd September followed by a daylong conference addressed to the issues of Water, Energy, Land and livelihood on 3 September, 2012.

Voices from the Waters International Travelling Film Festival 2012, is the only festival of its kind in the world, dedicated to the Waters of the Universe by screening internationally acclaimed films on various water themes.  It is a festival devoted for those who care and concerned about water. It has also established its relevance over the last six years and we have consistently been receiving film for the festival from across the world.

Voices from the Waters, International Film Festival was initiated by Bangalore Film Society in 2005, as an effective way of reaching out to the uninitiated on water issues with an emphasis on high school, college students and the youth. The program aims to bring together grass-root level water activists, environmentalists, scientists, policy makers, film-makers, lecturers, scholars, artists, working professionals from all walks of life to engage in a process of learning and debate on various water issues from around the world underlining the global concern for water.

The other attractions of the festival are painting and photo exhibitions, art installations, interactions with film directors, water scholars, grass root level water voices and water songs.

Please come, be part of the festival and let’s make our effort of saving water and the planet successful.

Inauguration Venue:

Christ University, Hosur Road, Bangalore – 560029, Karnataka, Phone Numbers: +91 80.4012.9100

Thursday 30th August, 5 pm to 7 pm.

 

Main Screening Venue:

Alliance Française de Bangalore

Opp: U.N.I Building P.B 108, Thimmaiah Road, Millers Road, Millers Road, Bangalore,

Karnataka – 560052, Phone No: 080 41231340

31st August, Friday (10 am to 8.30 pm) – Film Screening & Discussion, Painting & Photo Exhibition

1st September, Saturday (10 am to 8.30 pm) –                   ==     do     ==

2nd September, Sunday (10 am to 8.30 pm) –                      ==     do     ==

3rd September, Monday (10 am to 5 pm) – Conference on Water, Power, Land and Livelihood.