Archive for November, 2013

Posthumous Award for Rituparna Ghosh at 6th GFFN

November 30, 2013
Life Time Achievement to Rituparna Ghosh at 6th GFFN

Life Time Achievement to Rituparna Ghosh at 6th GFFN

“We have lost a great artist, but his films will always remind us of him” said Sandeep Marwah President of 6th Global Film Festival Noida 2013 on the second day of the festival announcing Posthumous Life Time Achievement Award to renowned film director Rituparna Ghosh.

Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee said “I cannot believe that Rituparno is no more. We lost a very promising film director at a very early age.” Konkona Sen Sharma, who acted in Ghosh’s ‘Titli’ and ‘Dosar’, said that Ghosh’s death was a great personal loss for her. Actor Arindam requested to observe the day of national mourning. Rituparna Sengupta described Ghosh as a creative genius who had enriched the Bengali film industry emotionally and culturally.

Amitabh Bachchan remembered Ghosh as the only director who had worked with every member of the Bachchan family. He tweeted. “Film director Shyam Benegal said, Ghosh’s death was a “huge tragedy.

The award will be sent to the family of Rituparna Ghosh in Calcutta by the representative of 6th Global Film Festival.

Life Time Achievement Award for Kumar Shahani at 6th GFFN

November 30, 2013

The management of 6th Global Film Festival Noida 2013 decided this time to honor three important film makers of the country with life time achievement award one on each day of the festival.

The third day of the festival life time achievement award was handed over to the legend of Indian Film Industry Kumar Shahani by another very well known film maker Saaed Mirza and Sandeep Marwah.
Kumar Shahani is a noted Indian Film director known for his films like Maya Darpan, Tarang, Khayal Gatha, Kasba and many other documentaries and short films. He is the recipient of three film fare awards and many other National level and international awards.

The award was handed over to Kumar Shahani at Marwah Studios in the presence of Jeno Hodi Film Maker from Hollywood,, Rakesh Bedi renowned actor, AshokTyagi film Director and a large audience. The function was followed by an entertainment program.

Seminar on Cooperative Movement in 6th Global Film Festivals

November 30, 2013
6th GFFN

6th GFFN

“Films and media can do a lot to popularize cooperative movement in the country and can create a new wave of awareness in this segment of society” said Dr. Dinesh Chief Executive of National Cooperative Union of India the Apex body of the country.

Introducing the subject of cooperatives to the large film, TV and media audience Sandeep Marwah President of GFFN said, ”We can do wonders together, many media companies can be formed under cooperatives and business can be raised from the market. Some day film business can be like Amul too.”

Kamna Kashyap Deputy Director Cooperation Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, Dipti Samaddar Health Cooperator from West Bengal, Dr. Girish Desale Youth Scientist National Chemical Laboratory, Government of India, Savitri Singh Advisor Communications and Gender Programme International Cooperative Alliance, Sudhir Pagar Chairman Nasik District Government Servants Cooperative Bank Ltd. And Chandra kant Patil Kharare Secretary WPDRF Spoke on the subject.

Ram Iqbal Singh Veteran Cooperator and Ex Chairman National Cooperative Consumer Federation gave the presidential address followed by vote of thanks by R.K.Singh. Later Sandeep Marwah honored all the cooperators with the life membership of International Film And Television Club.The programme was designed by World Peace Development And Research Foundation.

12th February Will Be Celebrated as International Day of Journalism

November 29, 2013
International Day of Journalism

International Day of Journalism

It was only this year in 2013 first time when 12TH February has been declared as International Day of Journalism by World renowned media personality Sandeep Marwah as it was never marked by any directories of the World earlier.
Now like last year to mark respect to this date a Global Festival of Journalism has been designed once again by the International Journalism Centre of Marwah Studios who are running one of the biggest journalism school of the World, a family of 15000 media professionals.
“I am proud to be the part of the declaration where International Day of Journalism has been declared on 12th February. I am sure the whole World will follow this date in due course of time” said Sandeep Marwah Ambassador of IHRO affiliated to United Nations.

Confidence comes from Knowledge –Sandeep Marwah

November 28, 2013
Sandeep Marwah at Khaitan Public School

Sandeep Marwah at Khaitan Public School

“We need a lot of extra co-circular activities along with class room studies to bring in more confidence in the life of students in the school itself” said Sandeep Marwah a renowned educationist and a media personality while addressing on the annual day of Khaitan Public School in Noida.

“The performance of 600 students on the stage shows the level of interest and dedication this school has in uplifting the level of education. The school should be an example to others.” added Marwah distributing awards and certificates to the students in different disciplines of education and fields of art and culture.

More than 1500 people attended the event designed to its best for two hours under the supervision of the Principle S.K.Mishra.

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women at Marwah Studios

November 27, 2013

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women at Marwah Studios

United Nation

United Nation


“Violence against women is a human rights violation; Violence against women is a consequence of discrimination against women, in law and also in practice, and of persisting inequalities between men and women” ” said Sandeep Marwah Ambassador of International Human Rights Organization affiliated to United Nation on the International Day for the elimination of Violence against Women at Marwah Studios.

Violence against women impacts on, and impedes, progress in many areas, including poverty eradication, combating HIV/AIDS, and peace and security” added Sandeep Marwah who is also the Chairperson of International Women’s Film Forum.

Violence against women and girls is not inevitable. Prevention is possible and essential. Violence against women continues to be a global pandemic. Up to 70 per cent of women experience violence in their lifetime. An awareness programs are to be introduced all over India.

Africa Industrialization Day Celebrated at Marwah Studios

November 27, 2013
Africa Industrialization Day at Marwah Studios

Africa Industrialization Day at Marwah Studios

Sandeep Marwah the chairperson of Indo Nigerian Film Association, Indo Sudan Cultural Forum, Indo Senegal Film Association and Indo South Africa Film Association celebrated Africa Industrialization Day with media persons at Marwah Studios on 20th November.

Within the framework of the Second Industrial Development Decade for Africa (1991-2000), the UN General Assembly, in 1989, proclaimed 20 November Africa Industrialization Day. The Day is intended to mobilize the commitment of the international community to the industrialization of Africa.

This year’s Africa Industrialization Day highlights the crucial role of job creation and entrepreneurship in eradicating poverty.

“Although Africa is home to some of the world’s fastest growing economies but still too many people are still being left behind. Let us work together to foster job creation and entrepreneurship throughout the continent as critical ways to build a more prosperous and sustainable future for all.” said Ban Ki-moon Secretary General of United Nations.

World Television Day Attended by Many at Marwah Studios

November 27, 2013
World Television Day

World Television Day

Most of the time film city is working for television. We make 3600 hours of cinema and around 100,000 hours of TV program in India in a year” informed Sandeep Marwah founder of Noida Film City and Ambassador of International Human Rights Organization affiliated to United Nations in a media meet at Marwah Studios.

In recognition of the increasing impact television has on decision-making by bringing world attention to conflicts and threats to peace and security and its potential role in sharpening the focus on other major issues, including economic and social issues, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21 November as World Television Day.

“World Television Day is not so much a celebration of the tool, but rather the philosophy which it represents. Television represents a symbol for communication and globalization in the contemporary world” added Sandeep Marwah.

Workshop at Marwah Studios on World Philosophy Day

November 27, 2013
World Philosophy Day

World Philosophy Day

A special work shop was organized of all the professionals and new writers at Marwah Studios to discuss their point of view on different subject out of their imagination and research to understand the different philosophy of life.

“When you talk and listen to someone you understand and realize different point of view of life,that is the purpose of our workshop” said Sandeep Marwah Ambassador of International Human Rights Organization affiliated to United Nations and President of Asian Academy of Arts on the World Philosophy Day.

World Philosophy Day was introduced on Thursday of the third week of November in 2002 by UNESCO to honour philosophical reflection in the entire world by opening up free and accessible spaces. Its objective is to encourage the peoples of the world to share their philosophical heritage and to open their minds to new ideas, as well as to inspire a public debate between intellectuals and civil society on the challenges confronting our society.

Universal Children’s Day Celebrated at Marwah Studios

November 27, 2013
Universal Children's Day

Universal Children’s Day

It is just a coincidence that in India we celebrate Children’s Day on 14th November, the Birthday of late Prime Minister Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru and Universal Children’s Day falls on 20th November so the celebrations continue for a week at Marwah Studios” said Sandeep Marwah Ambassador of International Human Rights Organization affiliated to United Nations.

Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru Forum and International Children’s Film Forum organized the meeting at Marwah Studios to celebrate Children’s day.

The General Assembly recommended that all countries institute a Universal Children’s Day, to be observed as a day of worldwide fraternity and understanding between children. It recommended that the Day was to be observed also as a day of activity devoted to promoting the ideals and objectives of the Charter and the welfare of the children of the world.