The 4th Smile International Film Festival for Children and Youth, which a week long film festival opened on Dec. 11 with the screening of Priyanka Chopra's banner's Purple Pebble Pictures' 'Pahuna'.
Marking director Paakhi A. Tyrewala debut, fest's major goal is to create best cinema that motivates and has a long lasting impact on children and youth.
Pahuna is a tale of siblings protecting one another from the evil norms of the society post an emergency vacuation separates them from their parents.
It was inaugurated by Artistic Director, Zlin, Santanu Mishra and Jitendra Mishra at the Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi.
Santanu Mishra said, "Our idea behind SIFFCY is to design a mix of impactful film programmes to build and support the growing interest in the infotainment industry."
However, the core team remained unavailable for comments. Priyanka Chopra who got hitched to Nick Jonas is reportedly off for her honeymoon in Oman.