Archive for February, 2013

77th AAFT Festival of Short Digital Films Inaugurated

February 26, 2013
77th AAFT FESTIVAL OF SHORT DIGITAL FILMS

77th AAFT FESTIVAL OF SHORT DIGITAL FILMS

“Showcasing cinema is the ultimate for a film maker. AAFT Festival of Short Digital Films is the only festival in the World touching 77th Edition and festival which happens four times in a year.” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios while introducing the guest on the formal inauguration of the AAFT festival of Short Digital Films at Noida Film City.

“I am pleased to be part of this international event. The film festivals encourage young film makers and give them motivation to get involve in more films” said Sumana Mukherjee renowned film maker from Kolkata.

The festival was designed by AAFT. In total more than 2000 films have been screened in last twenty years. 1100 directors from 60 countries have been given opportunity to showcase their debut film in the festival informed Sandeep Marwah.

Nine films were screened including PALCHHIN directed by Kalyan Sarkar, SURROGATER by Naveen Narayan, THIS IS OUR SHORT FILM by Shihabudden Noormahal, SAMAPPATI by Abhishek Sharma, MAIN ANNA NAHIN HOON by Surjeet Singh Sawhney, SAUDAGAR AUR MANI by Balbir Gill, SHARANDHAJALI by inderpal Lavasaya, BEING HUMAN by Mayank Sharma and CHINTA TA CHITA by Pankaj Narayan.

Usha Sharma well known social worker, Ashok Tyagi film maker and Sushant Kumar of Brahm Kumari were also present there.

3rd International Sufi Festival India 2013 Decided For 2nd October

February 24, 2013
3rd International Sufi Festival India

3rd International Sufi Festival India

The International Sufi Festival India in its 3rd year will celebrate the Glory of Shekinah. Divine Abode and Marwah Studios is proud to set aside the ISFI festival this year as a honor to the Feminine facet of the Divine.

Sandeep Marwah while speaking to the gathering today in New Delhi said that ‘This year each one must chart a programme to be a element of this great festivity in Ajmer. The Festival has a special theme mainly for women.

”Women must be glorified as every woman is a light of Shekinah, Ganga, Ilah or a Durga. Every Glory to the Divine should be set in purity. Money is the Root cause of all evil and until we remain selfish in our giving we can never become selfless. So the open performance was opted towards this goal’ says Gulshaa Begum, Chairperson Divine Abode & Festival Director ISFI

The Festival will comprise of Film Festival, Literature, Stalls will be available at nominal rates, Talks on Awareness, Art Exhibitions, and Musical Concert in the evenings
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The Festival begins from 2 – 6th October 2013 from 11 am – 10 pm at the Jawahar Rang Manch, Ajmer. Scholars, Philosophers, Artist, Singers, Musicians, Film Makers, Writers must visit the festival this year. All entry free for all events.

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We Must Bring India to World Sports Level-Sandeep Marwah

February 24, 2013
Indian Sports

Indian Sports

“There is hardly a participation of Indian Sports in International level. We are far behind of even many small countries. Developed sports facilitiy not only is going to make healthy India but also wealthy India” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios and Patron to Indian Sports & Cultural Society addressing to the youth of India at Noida Film City.

“We need enthusiastic people to come forward and help us in fulfilling a dream of India being on the World Map of sports” added B.C.Bose Secretary General of the organization.

“We have to make it a point to encourage students right from the school to get involved into the sports so that we can produce better athletes in the country” expressed Chitra Dalal Vice President of ISCS.

World Day of Social Justice Observed At Marwah Studios

February 24, 2013
World Day of Social Justice

World Day of Social Justice

“Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote gender equality or the rights of indigenous peoples and migrants” said Sandeep Marwah Ambassador of International Human Rights Organization affiliated to United Nation and International Bar Association at Marwah Studios.

“ We advance social justice when we remove barriers that people face because of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability” Marwah added throwing example of how cast, creed and religion column he has deleted from his institution’s prospectus from last twenty years.

For the United Nations, the pursuit of social justice for all is at the core of our global mission to promote development and human dignity. The adoption by the International Labour Organization of the Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization is just one recent example of the UN system’s commitment to social justice. The Declaration focuses on guaranteeing fair outcomes for all through employment, social protection, social dialogue, and fundamental principles and rights at work.

The General Assembly proclaimed 20 February as World Day of Social Justice in 2007. The event was supported by World Peace Development And Research Foundation.

International Mother Language Day 2013 Celebrated at Marwah Studios

February 24, 2013

International Mother Language Day

International Mother Language Day


International Mother Language Day has been observed every year since February 2000 to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism declared by UNESCO.

“Languages are the most powerful instruments of preserving and developing our tangible and intangible heritage” said Sandeep Marwah Ambassador of International Human Rights Organization affiliated to United Nation and International Bar Association.

“ All moves to promote the dissemination of mother tongues will serve not only to encourage linguistic diversity and multilingual education but also to develop fuller awareness of linguistic and cultural traditions throughout the world and to inspire solidarity based on understanding, tolerance and dialogue” added Marwah talking to the people from all states of India and abroad at Noida Film City.

“In this age of new technologies, books remain precious instruments, easy to handle, sturdy and practical for sharing knowledge, mutual understanding and opening the world to all. Books are the pillars of knowledge societies and essential for promoting freedom of expression and education for all.” expressed by Irina Bokova, Director-Genera of UNESCO. The event was supported by World Peace Development And Research Foundation.

Poster of 77th AAFT Festival of Short Films Launched

February 23, 2013
77th AAFT FESTIVAL POSTER LAUNCHED

77th AAFT FESTIVAL POSTER LAUNCHED

“I wish you a great luck on achieving an extra ordinary level by launching 77th AAFT festival of short digital films, the only festival to touch 77th edition in the World” said Prof. Harshvardhan while releasing the poster at Marwah Studios Film City Noida.

“We have gone out of way to save the series of this festival and reached to 77th edition which is an international record now” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.

The festival shall screen few short films on the inauguration on Monday the 25th February at Noida Film City. Prof Kalyan Sarkar Dean AAFT and Dr. Shobha were also present there at the time of launching.

Hardwork of Sandeep Marwah cherished by Government of India

February 22, 2013
Sandeep Marwah At Ministry of I&B

Sandeep Marwah At Ministry of I&B

A high level delegation of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry led by Sandeep Marwah Chairperson Entertainment and Media Committee, Satish Girotra Chairperson Culture & Sports Committee and Senior Secretary Yogesh Sriivastava reached Ministry of Information & Broadcasting to pay their respect to Uday Kumar Varma Secretary Information & Broadcasting Government of India.

PHD Chamber of Commerce will work hand in hand with the Ministry of I&B to organize film festivals, seminars, workshops, symposiums, interaction programs etc. during this year in celebrating 100 years of Indian Cinema.

Sandeep Marwah briefed the Secretary of Government of India with his World Record of producing largest number of short films where 9000 film makers have been involved from 90 countries of the World in completing 1800 short films produced by Marwah Films & Video Production. Sandeep Marwah was appreciated for his untiring efforts in this direction

Efforts of Sandeep Marwah Appreciated By Government of India

February 22, 2013
PHD Delegation With P.K.Deb

PHD Delegation With P.K.Deb

A high powered delegation of PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industries, consisting of Entertainment And Media Committee Chairperson Sandeep Marwah, Chairperson Sports & Culture Committee Satish Girotra and Senior Secretary Yogesh Srivastva met Secretary Sports Government of India P.K. Deb at Shastri Bhawan at New Delhi.

It was a learning process to interact with Secretary Sports who briefed the delegation with new sports revolution he has planned at the national level which will not only bring health to the nation but will bring prosperity at all levels.

Secretary Sports P. K. .Deb appreciated the efforts of Sandeep Marwah in building international record during 19th Commonwealth games where Sandeep Marwah and his team covered Queen’s Baton Relay from Wagah Border to Nehru Stadium covering 28 states 5 union territories 300 events 900 cities in all 20,000 Km and producing 1000 hours of filming, 10,000 pictures, 102 short films, 102 radio programs in 102 days including opening film of the games.

Sandeep Marwah Brought PHD to New Level-Suman Jyoti Khaitan

February 21, 2013

sandeep marwah at PHD


sandeep marwah at PHD

“Our Dynamic Chairperson of Entertainment and Media Committee Sandeep Marwah recently visited Nigeria as State Guest and brought the name of PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry to better platform” said Suman Jyoti Khaitan President of PHD during the Management Committee Meet.

The Governor of Kano State along with a high profiled delegation recently visited India and invited Sandeep Marwah to Nigeria to develop Indo Nigerian Film Association. Needless to say that Nigerian Film Industry is now one of the fastest growing film industries in the World.

“I am thankful to PHD for trusting me to that extent. I will prove myself to the expectations of our members of PHD” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.

The meeting was attended by Senior Vice President Sharad Jaipuria, Vice President Alok B Sriram and Secretary General Susmita Shekhar also.

International Organizations Will Support 77th AAFT Festival

February 20, 2013

There are many organizations who have agreed to support the 77th Edition of renowned AAFT Festival of Short Digital Films to be fixed for 25th February 2013 at Marwah Studios at Noida Film City.

International Film And Television Club presentation will be hold by International Film And Television Research Centre, International Public Broadcasting Forum, International Children’s Film Forum, International Journalism Centre and World Peace Development And Research Foundation.

“Film makers of more than 100 countries have been informed and intimated about the 77th AAFT festival of short Digital Films during the last three months. Some of the most well made films will be screened after the formal inauguration of the festival” informed Sandeep Marwah President of the Festival.