Archive for August, 2015

Association For Asian Union Extended Its Activities

August 31, 2015

The management of Association For Asian Union resolved in their regular meeting that it will be now called Association For Asian Union And Asia- Pacific Cooperation which was agreed by all informed Sandeep Marwah President of AAU. The meeting took place at Marwah Studio at Noida Film City.

“Since March 2015 the scope of activities of the NGO has been increased to include Asia-Pacific Co-operation. the main reason for this is that Asia of present dose not have too many large and strong Democracies while progress of Democracy in Asia is the key to an Asian union and world Peace” said Dr. Beni Prasad Agarwal founder Chairman of the organization.

Asia-Pacific, which includes countries like USA, Canada, Australia & New Zealand has strong Democracies. Co-operation with Asia-Pacific will help in progress of Democracy in Asia and this in turn will lead to an Asian Union and to a peaceful Global Society.

K.K.Sharma Vice President, J.S.Saluja General Secretary and Vimal Kumar Goel Treasurer also attended the meeting.

Sandeep Marwah Honored at Glamour 2015

August 31, 2015

New Delhi 30th August: “No cultural program is complete without music and singing. I am lucky to meet today Prem Bhatia and Ravinder Singh the two big names of Delhi stage” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studio at a cultural program Glamour 2015 at Arya Theatre.

Sandeep Marwah is five times World Record Holder- founder of Noida Film City, Marwah Studio, Asian Academy of Film And Television and has been an instrument in changing the total culture scene of Delhi and North India. We are honored to honor him said by the organizers.

The award Glamour 2015 was handed over to Sandeep Marwah by renowned singers Prem Bhatia and Ravinder Singh in a grand function.

“I am thankful to everyone for giving me this opportunity to be the Chief Guest and the honor bestowed upon me. It has motivated me to work hard and honestly towards the promotion of culture,” added Marwah.

International Photography Day Celebrated at Asian Education Group

August 30, 2015

Noida: “Photography Day is all about celebrating photography. Today is the day to embrace your love of photography, whether you see yourself as an Amateur, Hobbyist or Professional, it’s the day to show off what you can do” said Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studio while talking to the students of Asian Education Group.

“Photography has the ability to tell stories and inspire people and with the dawn of digital photography we can share memories across the world in seconds with the use of online galleries.” added Arun Anand HOD Still Photography at AAFT.

“Photography has changed the way we see the world and gives you the ability to share your perception on the world around you, so why not share it!” added Marwah and announced a photography competition in the campus to be followed by an international exhibition of winners.

Sandeep Marwah On The Jury Of Miss India

August 30, 2015
Sandeep Marwah On The Board Of Miss India

Sandeep Marwah On The Board Of Miss India

Noida 27th August: “The presence of Sandeep Marwah in our event will enhance the value of the event. He is experienced and also running one of the finest fashion schools of India. Who can be better Jury member than him” said Kaushik Ghosh renowned international fashion choreographer and administrator of Palaash Miss India.

“I am much obliged to the organization for nominating me as member of the jury for Miss India. I will leave no stone unturned to make the event better. “ said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studio.

Pallavee Sharma and Inderjeet Singh Soni of Palaash Group handed over the formal letter to Sandeep Marwah in his office. “Beauty is not mere appearance. It comes from inside. It is not just about the pretty looks, it is the purity of mind and body, the goodness of the soul. Celebrating these traits of the ‘Women in you’, Palaash brings you the ‘Miss India 2015’ beauty pageant” added Pallavees.

Earlier also Sandeep Marwah has been associated with number of fashion events, fashion organizations, federations and fashion education.

Bulgarian Film Festival Inaugurated at Marwah Studio

August 29, 2015

Bulgarian Film Festival Inaugurated at Marwah Studio

Bulgarian Film Festival at AAFT Inaugurated

Bulgarian Film Festival at AAFT Inaugurated

Noida: “Bulgaria may not be a large film producing country but some of the quality films it has given to the World of Cinema. I am thankful to ICMEI for taking an initiative to have this festival. It is just the beginning of our strong relations between the two countries India and Bulgaria” said H.E. Petko Doykov Ambassador of Bulgaria in India inaugurating Bulgarian Film Festival at Marwah Studio at Noida Film City.

“ International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry will leave no stone unturned to develop and promote relationship with Bulgaria through art and culture to spread the word of love, peace and unity” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studio & ICMEI.

The festival was attended by Sangram Shirke President of Western India Film Producers Association also he is the President of Film Craft and Treasurer of Film Federation of India who promised full support to AAFT and ICMEI in its growth and expansion of film, TV, Media and cultural business.

Dharmendra Mehra the Secretary General of Film Makers Combine now also part of ICMEI assured another big meet at Mumbai with Bulgarian Ambassador to promote Bulgarian locations to Indian Film makers.

Renowned filmmaker Rahul Mittra of Sahib Biwi Aur Gangster fame spoke about the importance of film festivals in the industry and appreciated the efforts of Sandeep Marwah who has established film city, studio and a world-class film school in this part of the World.

Kapil Gupta Country Head of PolyPlex Corporation, India also spoke on the subject. Later Marwah presented the life membership of International Film And Television Research Centre to the Ambassador and other distinguished guest. Ashok Tyagi Secretary General coordinated the program and paid vote of thanks.

ICMEI International Media And Entertainment Summit Inaugurated

August 29, 2015

ICMEI International Media And Entertainment Summit Inaugurated

ICMEI International Media And Entertainment Summit Inaugurated

New Delhi 28th August: “ The role of media is very essential in developing economy. But it should not cross its limit. Entertainment has a very important place in our life we must appreciate the efforts of ICMEI to bring in International media summit at the right hour” said Shyam Jaju Senior Vice President BJP and State in charge for Delhi and Uttrakhand at the inauguration of summit at Hyatt Hotel in Delhi.

“ Comparing Indian media and entertainment industry of USA Dr. Lalit Bhasin President Delhi Indo American Chamber of Commerce said, “We have yet to grow at the level of American both quantity wise and quality wise, We have to be more responsible in our action”.

Sandeep Marwah President ICMEI and Chairperson of Media And Entertainment Committee of IACC initiated the talks by quoting figures from the Indian media and entertainment industry. “We are one of the biggest industry and we need more synchronization and planning in developing and promoting this industry so that we all can be more helpful to the government as well as to the large audience of this country”

“The business may look glamorous but the hard work and investment today in entertainment business is huge. Government has to come down to support the industry by way of reducing taxes,” said J.P.Chowskey President FFI- Film Federation Of India the Apex body in films business in India.

We are ready to join hands in all those issues, which are common, and for the benefits of the industry. ICMEI is a strong platform to remind government about our concerns,” said T.P.Agarwal President IMPPA- Indian Motion Picture Producers Association.

“American market of media and entertainment is in the hands of private people. The demand and supply measures the quantum of business. The industry is huge and we have catered to international business for the survival” said Peter Kemp Deputy Minister Counselor Economic, Environment, Science & Technology Affairs Embassy of the United States of America.

Later ICMEI presented a special award to KISAN Channel of Ministry of Information And Broadcasting, Government of India. The advisor Naresh Sirohi and Channel Head Ranjan Mukherjee received the award. Delegates attended the summit from 30 countries of the World. Pratyush Kumar Vice President IACC paid vote of thanks.

ICMEI Honored KISAN Channel as Best Initiative at Media Summit

August 29, 2015

ICMEI Honored Kisan Channel at Media Summit

ICMEI Honored Kisan Channel at Media Summit

New Delhi 28th August: This is the only channel of this kind in the whole World, which is dedicated to the farmers and their welfare. It is serving more than 65 percent of the Indian Population, which stays in villages and is in Agricultural business in India. ICMEI is proud to announce The Special Award to KISAN Channel “ Sandeep Marwah President International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry read the citation at the inaugural function of International Media And Entertainment Summit at Hotel Hyatt, New Delhi.

“We are thankful to the chamber for considering the efforts of our team to start something unusual but the most needed for the nation” said Naresh Sirohi Advisor to the Channel. The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi inaugurated Kisan Channel recently.

“It is a great moment for the team of Kisan Channel to receive its first award. I am happy that the media and entertainment industry has understood the need of Kisan Channel which is only of its kind in the World” said Ranjan Mukherjee Additional Director General, Parasar Bharti and Channel Head Kisan, Ministry of Information And Broadcasting, Government of India.

The award was handed over to the officers by Shyam Jaju Senior Vice President BJP & in charge State of Delhi and Uttrakhand and ICMEI President Sandeep Marwah. Dr. Lalit Bhasin Senior Lawyer Supreme Court and President Indo American Camber of Commerce, Peter Kemp Councellor Embassy of America in Delhi, T.P.Agarwal President Indian Motion Picture Producers Association, J.P.Chowskey President Film Federation of India were also present there.

Entertainment Tax Must Be Reduced to Promote Business In India

August 29, 2015
Media And Entertainment Summit

Media And Entertainment Summit

New Delhi 28th August: “India is the largest film producing country in the World. We make around 2000 films in a year. The turnover of the film industry is going to touch 12000 crore. The industry is surviving because the passionate people, they are deriving it to its best.” said Sandeep Marwah President of International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry at an International Media Summit at Hotel Hyatt, New Delhi.

‘Most of the films are not doing well; hardly we get our money back. 75 percent of the films are in losses. Many producers have stopped making films, as recovery is difficult. Government should understand the point of view of Producer who is the real entrepreneur,” said J.P.Chowksey President Film Federation of India.

“Every one who is working for cinema right from actors to spot boy gets their remuneration even before the release of the film. The producer is always at the risk. We need government support in reducing entertainment tax so that large number of people can watch cinema,” added T.P.Agarwal President Indian Motion Picture Producers Association.

“When there is no tax on cinema and other entertainment segments downloaded from internet why it should be on cinema at theatres where much more efforts are involved. Where film industry is helping so many other industries to grow simultaneously,” added Sandeep Marwah President ICMEI.

All the film organizations have joined hands together to pursue with the government to reduce the tax rates and bring all India entertainment tax at par to give same rebate to all the producers of the country.

Representatives of FFI, IMPPA, Film Craft, Western India Film Producers Association, Film Makers Combine will write a joint application to the Government very soon informed Ashok Tyagi Secretary General of ICMEI.

Sandeep Marwah Honored With Josh E Junoon Award

August 29, 2015

New Delhi 28th August: “We may belong to different cast, creed, religion, states and we may have different languages, living style, food habits but do not forget my friends we all belong to one nation- India. Lets plan for more love, Peace And Unity,” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studio.

“Sandeep Marwah the five times World record holder in media has been the youngest District Commandant in para military force of Delhi Home Guards. He has spent eight long years in uniform. His contribution towards forces is commendable.

Eight large Parades Marwah has commanded, has been instructor to 4000 young home guards and is the recipient of many awards in forces” Kiran Kamra President of cultural society announced Josh E Junoon Award at an event to mark respect to forces and connecting civilians with forces at Air Force Auditorium.

“I am touched by the gesture extended today on me by honoring me for my services towards nation in uniform. Not many people have noticed my involvement with people in forces. I wish I could continue in uniform but now I am serving my nation through media and entertainment industry” thanked Marwah.

ICMEI Honored Shatrughan Sinha For His Contribution to Entertainment

August 29, 2015
ICMEI Honored Shatrughan Sinha

ICMEI Honored Shatrughan Sinha

New Delhi: “Shatrughan Sinha is a well known Indian film actor and politician. Apart from being member of Rajya Sabha twice he was also Union Cabinet Minister of Health and Family Welfare (Jan 2003-May 2004) and Shipping (Aug. 2004). He was elected to 15th Lok Sabha in 2009” said Sandeep Marwah President of International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry at International Summit at Hotel Hyatt.

“Shartughan Sinha’s contribution to Indian Cinema is enormous. A performer in around 200 films Shatrughan Sinha is the recipient of large number of prestigious awards,” added Ashok Tyagi Secretary General of ICMEI.

He is known for his super hit films like Kala Pathar, Guddi, Shan, Bombay to Goa, Khoon Bhari Maang, Dostana, Kalicharan and many more. He has worked with every renowned director, actor and technician of the industry.

“I am pleased to be here in this International Media And Entertainment Summit and thank you for all that love and affection you have bestowed upon me,” said Shartughan Sinha accepting the award.

The award was handed over by Dr. Lalit Bhasin President Indo American Chamber of Commerce and Sandeep Marwah President ICMEI. The delegates from 30 countries of the World, large number of professionals and media students from all over India attended the event.