Siri fort

Auditorium booking

Booking Timings/ Enquiry for hiring of Siri Fort Auditorium is strictly

between : 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. (Monday to Friday).

All related phone calls or personal visits should be made within the prescribed time.

Domestic and international


Selection of National Film Awards

Usually the focus of interest for the foreign visitors, this section invites the participation of national film makers from all regions and languages. The selection of the best entries for the year, made by panels of eminent personalities associated with the cinema, is based on the thematic and aesthetic excellence of the films, without any attempt at regional representation. The films are provided with English subtitles before being screened at the festival.

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Domestic and international

Cultural activities


‘Duties of a Citizen’ Contest

We combine the power

of our grants to human rights advocates in developing vountries.

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63rd National Film Awards

Presented by the PM of India

The Hon’ble President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee

conferred the National film awards for the year 2015 in various categories at the 63rd National Film Awards Function held at Vigyan Bhawan.

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Festival of

World War-II Films

Inauguration of Festival of World War II Films.

The festival was organized from 3-5 September,2010 in collaboration with American Center, French Resource Center, Goeth Institute/Max Muellar, Japan Foundation & Russian Science & Cultural Center with the Opening

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key Heighlight

65th National Film Awards 2017

The National Awards for films, which were started as an annual incentive by the Government of India , for the making of artistic, competent and meaningful films have come a long way, to cover the entire national spectrum of Indian Cinema, to judge merit by the highest possible yardstick and to become the most coveted and prestigious awards in the country.

47th International Film Festival of India 2016.

He 46th International Film Festival of India, that began in Goa on November 20, draws to close today with a Closing Ceremony paying a musical tribute to the spirit of Cinema and screening of the Closing Film ‘The Clan’ from Argentina.

Following are the key highlights of the 10 day long festival.


As part of cultural exchange programme, Directorate of film festivals in collaboration with Iran Cultural House, New Delhi is organising an Iranian film festival in Sirifort Auditoirium-2 from 16-19 July 2016 . 14 films will be screened during this Festival.