The huge colorful posters of Indian and foreign films all over the walls converted Marwah Studios into a multiplex theatre with seven screens running shows houseful. There was not a single space available in even one theatre as hundreds of guest, film lovers, film goers, film students from all over India and abroad waiting for their chance to get into the next show. It was great gala opening of 3rd Global Film Festival Noida 2010 at Film City under the President ship of Sandeep Marwah.
The formal inauguration function was typical Indian Style with lighting of lamp and garlanding of Ganesha. “I am feeling proud that this huge big film festival is now part of territory Noida and bringing the name to this city” said Surender Singh Nagar Member Parliament from Noida. The whole Noida is proud of Sandeep Marwah for his innovative ideas” Surender Nagar added.
The renowned leading lady of many films and president award winner Rituparna Sen Gupta congratulated R.K.Singh the Festival Director and all the 224 participants of the festival and wished them a very comfortable screening. “I wish you all a very bright future” she said. “It is hard to believe that an International level festival can be planned without any Government support, which is not only commendable but also worth praising” said Sudhir Mishra renowned Director from Mumbai.
The popular Director of Many films and a writer Khalid Mohammad believed and said “this is a wonderful start and I feel that this festival will take much bigger shape with next editions” Kuldeep Sinha the Director General of Film Division represented Ministry of Information and Broadcasting., Government of India said “I must suggest you not to miss any film and take best advantage of collection of the best films at this festival which focuses on Children.
“I am here to develop the relations with India through films and festivals as films are the best Ambassador of Culture” said Carlos A Irigoyen the Dy. Head of Embassy of Peru in India.