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Global Recognition for AAFT Festival as it Marks 115th Edition with Spectacular Event

May 29, 2023
115th Edition of AAFT Festival of Short Digital Films at Marwah Studios

Noida witnessed a grand celebration as the 115th edition of the AAFT Festival of Short Digital Films was launched with great fanfare. Dr. Sandeep Marwah, the driving force behind the festival, proudly shared its accomplishments.

The festival was recently honored by the World Book of Records London, which recognized it as a world record holder for being the only festival to reach its 115th edition. It is also the only festival that takes place four times a year and has provided a golden opportunity to 3,000 directors and 12,000 film technicians to showcase their debut films.

The esteemed chief guest of the event was Satish Rai, a renowned filmmaker from Australia. He recounted his journey in the film industry, which began at Marwah Studios twenty-two years ago when he visited Sandeep Marwah at Noida Film City. Dr. Sandeep Marwah had the honor of releasing Satish Rai’s fifth book, “Romance with Cinema,” during the festival. A passage from the book was read, highlighting his memorable interaction with Dr. Marwah.

The festival featured an array of exceptional films that captivated the large audience from India and abroad. Some notable films showcased were “Film After Accident” directed by Ajaj Ahmed, “Loop” directed by Suraj BK, “The Celebration” by Deepali, “Kahanibaaz” by Bhagmal, “Talk Show” by Tisha Arora, and the music video “Karmacoma” directed by Deepali.

Several esteemed personalities graced the event with their presence, including Zena Chung, a social worker from South Korea, Vinay Reddy Sarikonda, Vice Chancellor of the European Digital University in the UAE, Surabhi Pandey, a writer and actor, Saarthak Chaudhary, a model and actor, Divya Goel, a para-athlete and lecturer, Aslam Khan, an event designer from Mumbai, and Dr. Ajay Kumar, the Director of AAFT Quality Control.

Indo Italian Film and Cultural Forum Expanding Its Wings

May 17, 2023
Indo Italian Film and Cultural Forum Expanding Its Wings

Naples: Renowned Filmmaker and President of AAFT School of Hospitality and Tourism Sandeep Marwah, Explores Italy’s Ideology and Tourism Policies

Sorrento, Italy – May 17, 2023 :Sandeep Marwah, a distinguished personality in the world of art and culture, recently embarked on a journey to southern Italy to delve into the ideology and tourism policies of the Italians. During his visit to Naples, Sorrento, and Positano, Marwah had the opportunity to gain first-hand insights into the rich cultural heritage and vibrant tourism industry of Italy.

Addressing the press at the prestigious Hotel Hilton Sorrento Palace, Marwah highlighted the significance of bilateral relations between India and Italy through the medium of art and culture. As the Chair for the Indo Italian Film and Cultural Forum, he emphasized the importance of fostering collaboration and cultural exchanges between the two nations.

Furthermore, Marwah shared the exciting news of Indo Italy’s participation in the upcoming editions of the Global Film Festival, Global Festival of Journalism, Global Literary Festival, and Global Fashion Week. These four major events, which bring together artists, journalists, writers, and fashion enthusiasts from around the world, provide an ideal platform for cultural exchange and mutual learning.

In his closing remarks, Marwah extended a warm invitation to members of the art and culture fraternity to visit India and become guests of honor at the International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry. Recognizing the power of cross-cultural interactions, he emphasized the potential for strengthening ties and fostering creativity through such collaborations.

Sandeep Marwah’s visit to Italy exemplifies his commitment to promoting global understanding, cultural diversity, and creative dialogue. His efforts to bridge the gap between India and Italy through the lens of art and culture are commendable, and his initiatives are expected to create lasting impressions and foster enduring partnerships between the two nations.

Indo Romania Film and Cultural Forum Celebrated Romanian Day

May 10, 2023
Indo Romania Film and Cultural Forum Celebrated Romania Day

New Delhi: “I on behalf of International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry and the complete fraternity of Art and Culture of India take this opportunity to congratulate H.E. Daniels Mariana Sezonov Ţane Ambassador of Romania to India and     the People of the Country of Romania on Romanian Day which falls on 9th May,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President of ICMEI and Chair for Indo Romania Film and Cultural Forum.

May 9th was a special day for Romanians, as it marked the proclamation of independence of the Romanian state back in 1877, the UN Coalition’s Victory Day in WWII and Europe Day.

Indo Romania Film and Cultural Forum in association with Embassy of Romania  has been conducting large number of events related to art and culture to promote relations between the people of India and Romania. A colourful fashion week projected dresses from Romania designed by Indian Designer recently and soon a Romanian food festival will be planned at Noida Film City.

Appreciation for 7th Global Fashion Week From Day One

May 7, 2023
Third Show First Day Inaugurated by Panama Ambassador at Marwah Studios

The 7th Global Fashion Week at Marwah Studios in Noida kicked off with a spectacular range of garments designed by young and talented designers of AAFT School of Fashion and Design. In the third session of the event’s first day, the audience witnessed a fantastic display of creativity and design inspired by the cultural diversity of countries such as Cambodia, Bulgaria, Guyana, Armenia, Panama, Brazil, Cuba, Afghanistan, and Cyprus.

Amol Singh, Sunita Kushwaha, Komal Kumari, Pavannish Singh, Kashish Arora, VarshaGupta, Ayush Gupta, Aleena Israil, Gagandeep, Gudia Kashyap, HimaniNegi, and Priti Chandan were the designers from AAFT School of Fashion and Design who showcased their exceptional skills and expertise in front of the international audience.

The event was graced by the presence of H.E. Yasiel A. Burillo R Ambassador of Panama, who was the chief guest of the occasion. Tina, CEO True Fashion, Designer Anushka, and Designer Rahul were also present as guests of honor. Anabella Chavez Presstan, the third secretary of the Embassy of Panama, along with Anuj Lalwani, Shilpi Bahadur, Mania Kaur, Pankaj Choudhary, Means Malhotra, Ranju Rai, Ayati, and many others appreciated the show and applauded the designers’ efforts.

Sandeep Marwah, the founder of Marwah Studios, emphasized the significance of fashion as a means of artistic expression and a reflection of cultural trends. He praised the young designers of AAFT School of Fashion and Design for their creativity and the beautiful range of garments they presented. Marwah highlighted the importance of fashion shows as a platform for showcasing the talent of emerging designers and for promoting cultural exchange.

The first day of the event was a massive success, and the audience is looking forward to more such innovative and creative presentations in the coming days. The show was conducted by Ritu Lal Director AAFT School of Fashion & Design, Dr Akriti Singh anchored the show and Dr. Manoj Agarwal Executive Director supervised the arrangements.

Global Fashion Week Noida 2023 Full of Enthusiasm at Marwah Studios

May 7, 2023
Second Session of 7th Global Fashion Week Inaugurated with Pomp and Show

Noida’s Marwah Studios was buzzing with excitement as the Global Fashion Week Noida 2023 kicked off in style created by AAFT School of Fashion & Design. The first day of the event saw an array of designers influenced from different countries showcasing their creativity and flair on the runway. Azerbaijan, Ghana, Gambia, Bahamas, Paraguay, Cyprus, and Hungary all participated in the event, presenting their unique takes on fashion.

The event was made possible thanks to the support of the Indo-Hungary Film and Cultural Forum, Indo Azerbaijan, Indo-Cyprus, Indo-Paraguay, Indo-Bahamas, Indo-Gambia, and Indo-Ghana Film and Cultural Forums of ICMEI- International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry. Sandeep Marwah, the founder of Marwah Studios & President of ICMEI emphasized how art and culture play an essential role in strengthening international relations.

Each designer brought their unique style to the event. Tanisha Gupta and Fiza Noor showcased a range of garments inspired by Azerbaijan, while Anshika Srivastava presented designs influenced by Ghanaian culture. Yashi Singhal drew inspiration from the Gambia, while Nisha Kumari touched on the fashion sensibilities of the Bahamas. Priyal brought a Paraguayan flair to her designs, and Swati Sinha showcased a range influenced by Cyprus. Aashi and Gunjan Mishra presented a collection that paid tribute to the vibrant culture of Hungary.

The Global Fashion Week Noida 2023 promises to be an exciting and vibrant event, showcasing the creativity and diversity of the fashion industry. As the event continues, we look forward to seeing more innovative designs and stunning presentations from designers around the world.

The session was inaugurated by H.E. Ashraf Shikhaliyev Ambassador of Azerbaijan to India, Dr. Mariann Erdo Cultural Counsellor of Embassy of Hungary., A coffee table book was also released designed by Riya Jain. Ritu Lal Director of the festival extended vote of thanks to everyone.

AAFT School of P R Events and Advertising Devised New Program- Coffee with Sandeep Marwah

May 4, 2023
Coffee With Sandeep Marwah New Program Devised by AAFT School of PREA

Noida: The AAFT School of PR Events and Advertising has launched a unique and innovative program called “Coffee with Sandeep Marwah,” where students can meet and interact with the Chancellor of the institution, Dr. Sandeep Marwah. This program offers an incredible opportunity for students to not only have coffee with the Chancellor but also to discuss various topics related to their careers, current affairs, and the progress of the institution.

Dr. Sandeep Marwah, who has achieved nine world records in the media and entertainment industry, will share his experiences, thoughts, and ideas with the students. The students will have the chance to ask him questions and gain inspiration from his achievements. This initiative by AAFT is a unique one, as it is the first time that any institution has offered such an opportunity to its students.

The students were ecstatic about the program, and many of them expressed their excitement and gratitude towards the institution. They mentioned that they had never heard of such a facility or luxury to chat with the Chancellor and founder of any institution in the country.

Dr. Sandeep Marwah, while sharing his personal views, encouraged the students to work hard and contribute towards building a stronger and better India with their strong values and hard work.

This program by AAFT is a significant step towards providing students with a platform to interact with their institution’s founder and learn from his experiences. It is a unique initiative that will help students to gain a new perspective and direction towards their careers and contribute to building a better future for the country.

AAFT Signed MOU with SONY to promote Film Making

May 4, 2023
AAFT and SONY Signed MOU to Promote Film Making and Journalism

Noida: New Delhi, India – The Asian Academy of Film and Television (AAFT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SONY, a leading Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation. The agreement is aimed at promoting good cinema and visual media and to enhance the value of cinema through the use of state-of-the-art equipment.

Sandeep Marwah, the President of AAFT, expressed his excitement for the partnership and emphasized the importance of building a strong relationship with Japan. He stated that this collaboration with SONY would provide students at AAFT with access to the latest technology and equipment, which would help them hone their skills in filmmaking and visual media.

Sameer Shahi, Head of College Projects at SONY, also spoke about the partnership, stating that it would open up new avenues for students to explore the world of cinema and filmmaking.

The partnership between AAFT and SONY is a significant step towards promoting quality cinema and enhancing the skills of aspiring filmmakers. With this MOU, AAFT and SONY are expected to work together to create an environment that encourages creativity, innovation, and excellence in the field of visual media.

The event was supported by Indo Japan Film and Cultural Forum of International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry. Some extra ordinary  events will be planned soon.

Independence Day of Togo Celebrated at ICMEI

May 1, 2023
Independence Day of Togo Celebrated at ICMEI Marwah Studios Noida

Noida: The International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry (ICMEI) celebrated the Independence Day of Togo on April 27th, extending their warmest congratulations to the people of Togo.

As Togo commemorated the anniversary of their independence, ICMEI recognized the immense contributions of the Togolese people to the global community. Togo has a rich cultural heritage, and its people have made significant strides in the fields of art, music, and film.

Sandeep Marwah, President of Marwah Studios, spoke on behalf of ICMEI, praising the resilience and spirit of the Togolese people in their pursuit of freedom, democracy, and human rights. Marwah expressed his commitment to strengthening the cultural ties between Togo and India, highlighting the importance of mutual cooperation and understanding between nations.

ICMEI recognizes the significance of cultural exchange in promoting peace and understanding between nations, and stands ready to support the development of Togo’s creative industry. Once again, ICMEI congratulates the people of Togo on their Independence Day and wishes them continued success in their journey towards prosperity and growth.

ICMEI Celebrated  Freedom Day of South Africa

May 1, 2023
ICMEI Celebrated Freedom Day of South Africa

The International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry (ICMEI) proudly joins the global community in celebrating Freedom Day of South Africa on April 27th. On behalf of the media and entertainment industry and the entire fraternity of art and culture, we extend our heartiest congratulations to the people of South Africa.

Sandeep Marwah, President of Marwah Studios, took the occasion to express his deep admiration for the remarkable achievements of South Africa since gaining its hard-won freedom from apartheid. He praised the unwavering spirit of South Africans in their pursuit of democracy, justice, and equality, which serves as an inspiration to people across the world.

South Africa is a land of diverse cultures, languages, and traditions, and the nation’s creative industry plays a vital role in showcasing this rich heritage to the world. ICMEI recognizes the importance of cultural exchange and collaboration between nations, and we stand ready to work with South Africa to further strengthen the bonds between our peoples.

Once again, we congratulate the people of South Africa on this momentous day, and we wish them continued success and prosperity in their journey towards a brighter and more equitable future. The event was supported by Indo South Africa Film and Cultural Forum.

ICMEI Celebrated Independence Day of Sierra Leone at Marwah Studios

May 1, 2023
Independence Day of Sierra Leone Celebrated at Marwah Studios

Noida: ICMEI, the International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry, extends its warmest congratulations to the people of Sierra Leone on the occasion of their Independence Day on April 27th. The President of Marwah Studios, Sandeep Marwah, spoke on behalf of the entire fraternity of art and culture in India to express their well wishes.

Sierra Leone, a country rich in culture and history, has come a long way since gaining its independence in 1961. Today, the nation is a beacon of hope and progress for many in the region, with a rapidly developing economy and a thriving arts and entertainment scene.

ICMEI and the Indian entertainment industry recognize the importance of cultural exchange and collaboration between nations, and stand ready to work with Sierra Leone to further strengthen the ties between our peoples.

Once again, we extend our heartfelt congratulations to the people of Sierra Leone on this special day. Indo Sierra Leone Film and Cultural Forum Supported the event.