MANUU Films selected for Cultural Cinema Fest by UNESCO
Hyderabad, July 15 (Maxim News): Instructional Media Centre (IMC) of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) has achieved one more feat as it’s 9 short films and documentaries have been selected for Cultural Cinema fest 2021, supported by UNESCO, Delhi office. The online festival scheduled to begin on July 17 and films from more than 100 countries are participating in the festival.
The selected films are Aristotle, Stephen Hawkins, Dr. C V Raman, Bharat Ratna Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam, Nawa e Sarosh MIRZA GHALIB, Al Zahrawi, A Tribute to Prof. Yashpal, Sir Isaac Newton and Prof. U.R. Rao. They were selected from among 44 total films under this category.
Rizwan Ahmad, Director, Centre said it is a huge recognition of the films at global level. Our focus is to take the academic content of the centre at international level and the team has made exceptional efforts in supporting this endeavour. This is the 4th consecutive time when IMC productions have been recognized and selected at national film festivals, he added. He congratulated the team members who directed, scripted and produced the films.
Prof. SM Rahmatullah, Vice-Chancellor I/c congratulated Mr. Rizwan & his team for this achievement and reiterated that Media Centre through its continuous efforts is playing an important role in showcasing the relevance of Urdu language in contemporary era, time and again.