Music, decor and more. The Inox courtyard, in Panjim, is ready for the 53rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which begins today.
The red carpet is all set to welcome famous film stars from India and abroad.
IFFI themed decorations, prepared by local artisans, adorn the various venues of the film festival.
The empty streets will soon be teeming with film buffs and visitors, alike.
As the clock ticks, last minute touch ups are being taken care of by the organisers of IFFI.
The iconic peacock, the national bird of India, is an important element of IFFI. Vibrant images of the peacock are a placed at every corner at IFFI.
A total of 280 films from 79 countries will be screened during the event.
Twenty five feature films and 20 non-feature films will be showcased in the Indian Panorama section, while 183 films will be part of international programming.