Vatavaran 2006- 2nd Environment &
Wildlife Travelling Film Festival
With the experience of traveling festivals in Chennai, Mumbai, Coimbatore, Guwahati, Kaziranga and Golaghat, this year the Vatavaran Directorate is taking on Vatavaran Travels 2006 on a larger scale.
The three to four days of traveling festival across the country would be a vehicle of creating a network, reaching a larger audience, raising local issues and being a platform for documentary filmmakers.
The traveling festival has the following objectives:
- Sensitize people about topical issues of concern.
- Pro-active approach with stimulating discussions.
- Reaching out to a wider, more diverse audience through documentary films.
- Networking with educational institutions and students, NGOs, Civil Society Groups and other concerned institutions.
- Provide good green films for screening and also use them as educational and motivational tools towards the cause of environment.
- Provide a platform to aspiring, upcoming and brilliant environment and wildlife filmmakers in NE who have remained largely unsupported in their endeavor.
- Pro-active approach with motivating discussions involving the basic stake holders