Press Release - "Planet-Goa official Partners for the 6th Marathi Film Festival"‏

Planet Goa, undoubtedly the leading destination magazine in the country is proud to announce its official partnership with the much-awaited 6th Marathi Film Festival to be held in Panjim between the 28 and 30th of June, 2013.

Over the last 3 years, Planet-Goa has been seen to be partnering with other high – decibel and prestigious events hosted in Goa such as the Goa Ad fest, The Grape Escapade, Goa Carnival,  Friendz Freedom,  etc and has attained the status of preferred partner among the several mainstream events. The 6th Marathi Film Festival is yet another feather in its cap.

Planet-Goa as a brand and product line has been in existence for almost 3  years now. Set-up with a vision to promote Goa as India’s premier Holiday destination, the products have been carefully and meticulously designed and created, so as to fit in with this vision. The magazine is distributed in Goa and around India in other metros and major cities, apart from a  unique Overseas Subscription service, offering people from around the world an alluring visit to Goa. This association with the 6th MFF corresponds with Planet-Goa’s vision of keeping the outside world aware and informed about Goa’s major happenings.

This year at the festival, 15 carefully selected and widely acclaimed Marathi films will be screened across three major venues in Panjim viz. Kala Academy, Maquinez Palace and Inox. The festival will be inaugurated on the 28th of June with a glamorous red carpet ceremony, graced by celebrities like Kiran Rao, Farhan and Adhuna Akhtar and doyens of the Marathi Industry such as Mahesh Manjrekar, Gauri Shinde, Sachin Khedekar, Sonali Kulkarni, Milind Soman and Smita Tambe.

The organizers of the festival, Vinsan Graphics have claimed that the one-of-its kind film festival that showcases Marathi films will just be getting bigger and better this year. Gautam Mukerjea, Founder & Publisher of Planet Goa feels this partnership will be instrumental in further publicizing the Festival. He says, ‘The Marathi Film Festival is a unique festival that goes above and beyond to make each filmmaker and their work exceptional and at Planet-Goa, we are of the opinion that all such festivals which showcase Goa in its correct and right avatar should definitely be put on the pedestal. We are obviously proud to be associated with the 6th MFF.’