Why India?

Indywood Film Fest India - Make in India


The ‘Make in India’ initiative was launched by the Honorable Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, in September 2014, as part of a wider set of nation-building initiatives. Devised to transform India into a global design and manufacturing hub, this initiative was a timely response to an urgent requirement to create more home-grown opportunities in the second fastest growing economy in the world.

Make in India has in the last 3 years become a rallying cry for the many stakeholders of Indian economy, since it aims to overhaul out-dated processes, red-tape and regressive policies. It has stayed true to the Prime Minister's vision of ‘Minimum Government, Maximum Governance’. India, the biggest film producing country has nearly 15 regional film industries.

The Indywood Film Carnival is a disruptive business idea and aligns with the vision of tapping into the economic potential of the country’s entertainment segment, by uniting the regional film industries under a single name, INDYWOOD

Invest in India - Indywood, Best Film Events in India


Invest India is the official Investment Promotion and Facilitation Agency of the Government of India, mandated to facilitate investments into India. It envisages being the first point of reference for all potential investors from outside the country. The organization’s team of domain and functional experts provide sector-and state-specific inputs, and hand-holding support to investors through the entire investment cycle, from pre-investment decision making to aftercare.

The agency also assists with location identification; expediting regulatory approvals; facilitating meetings with relevant government and corporate officials; and providing aftercare services that include initiating remedial action on problems faced by investors.

Invest India is promoted by the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry (Government of India), the State Governments of India and the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

Ramoji Film City - Indywood Entertainment Events in India


The Land of the Nizams is also a major melting pot of the Indian entertainment and film industry. Here are some of the key features which make ‘Hyderabad’ the preferred destination for Indywood Film Carnival 2017:

The Telugu Film industry is placed first in India in terms of films produced yearly, much ahead of the rest, including Bollywood.
Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad, which is the venue of the Indywood Film Carnival, holds the Guinness Book of World Records for being the largest film production facility in the world.
The Prasad's IMAX is one of the largest 3D IMAX screens and the most attended IMAX cinema screen, in the world.
The Telugu film industry is the only Indian film industry to hold a Memorandum of Understanding with the Motion Picture Association of America to combat video piracy.
Bahubali (2015) and Bahubali 2 (2017), the two highest grossing movies in India are products of the Telugu Film Industry (combined collection in excess of $400 million).
Hyderabad, the capital city of Telangana is a designated metropolitan that celebrates heritage, culture, entertainment and modernity with equal ease.