New Delhi: Veteran actor Rajinikanth will be conferred with ‘Icon of Golden Jubilee IFFI 2019’ award at the 50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa.
This was informed by Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday.
In recognition of his outstanding contribution to Indian cinema, during the past several decades, I am happy to announce that the award for the ICON OF GOLDEN JUBILEE OF #IFFI2019 is being conferred on cine star Shri S Rajnikant.
— Prakash Javadekar (@PrakashJavdekar) November 2, 2019
The only official film festival of Government of India, IFFI is an ‘A’ grade film festival accredited to the International Federation of Film Producers’ Associations (FIAPF) and is one of the oldest and most prestigious festivals in Asia.
IFFI showcases a collage of the best of contemporary and classical films from around the globe.
IFFI has been promoting the culture of cinema for last four decades with a perennial aim to grow with the demands of time.