TIFFest’15

TIFFest’15 was held at Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh (India) on August 26–27, 2015.  Bollywood legend Waheeda Rehman attended the festival and gave away the prizes. Renowned film-critic and writer Bhawana Somaaya, who is also the Honourary Chairperson of TIFF, presided over the event and delivered the inaugural address.

PHOTO GALLERY

Cultural Programme

Cultural Programme

These specially-abled students gave an outstanding and flawless dance performance at the fest. It is to be noted that these girls can neither talk nor hear anything.
Inauguration

Inauguration

Bollywood legend and wildlife photographer Waheeda Rehman lights up the lamp along with Bhawana Somaaya to officially inaugurate the fest.
TIBCA

TIBCA

PCCF of Nagaland Shri M Lokeswara Rao receives the Tigerland India Biodiversity Conservation Award 2015 from Waheeda Rehman.
Jungle Safari

Jungle Safari

Waheeda Rehman and Bhawana Somaaya with senior forest officials and TIFF organisers inside a national park of Madhya Pradesh.
Waheeda -- the wildlife photographer

Waheeda -- the wildlife photographer

Waheeda Rehman in the avatar of a wildlife photographer.
Lighting up the lamp

Lighting up the lamp

PCCF & HoFF Madhya Pradesh Shri Narendra Kumar lights up the lamp.
The Dignitaries

The Dignitaries

Top forest officers from Madhya Pradesh and Nagaland attended the event.
Smiling together

Smiling together

Waheeda ji with specially-abled girls
Yearbook Release

Yearbook Release

Dignitaries release the TIFF Yearbook 2015
Interaction

Interaction

Waheeda ji had a hearty interaction with specially abled girls--all through smiles.
Shri Vinay Varman

Shri Vinay Varman

MPEDB CEO Shri Vinay Varman receives his memento from Waheeda ji.
Shri Suhas Kumar

Shri Suhas Kumar

PCCF Shri Suhas Kumar receives his memento from Waheeda ji.
Media Interaction

Media Interaction

Waheeda ji flanked by Bhawana Somaaya and Abhinandan Shukla interact with the TV and print media in Bhopal at the post-exhibition press conference.
Shri Animesha Shukla

Shri Animesha Shukla

PCCF Shri Animesha Shukla receives his memento from Waheeda ji.
Shri Pramod Verma

Shri Pramod Verma

Director General MPCOST Shri Pramod Verma being welcomed by TIFF Director Abhinandan Shukla.
Inspiring words

Inspiring words

Bhawana Somaaya addresses the audience as Chairperson TIFF.
The Ageless Beauty

The Ageless Beauty

Waheeda Rehman
Group Photograph

Group Photograph

Waheeda Rehman poses with the performers.

TIFFest 2015 was supported by Madhya Pradesh Forest Department, Madhya Pradesh Tourism, Madhya Pradesh State Biodiversity Board, Madhya Pradesh Ecotourism Development Board, Madhya Pradesh Minor Forest Produce Corporation Ltd., Madhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology, and 92.7 BIG FM.

TIFFest’15 PARTNERS

Madhya Pradesh Ecotourism Development Board

Madhya Pradesh Ecotourism Development Board

BIG FM

BIG FM

Madhya Pradesh Tourism

Madhya Pradesh Tourism

Madhya Pradesh Forest Department

Madhya Pradesh Forest Department

Madhya Pradesh Council of Science & Technology

Madhya Pradesh Council of Science & Technology

M.P. State Minor Forest Produce Co-op. Ltd.

M.P. State Minor Forest Produce Co-op. Ltd.

M.P. State Biodiversity Board

M.P. State Biodiversity Board