Childrens Film Society India

Children’s Film Society, India (CFSI), an autonomous body under the aegis of the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, was established in May, 1955.  The organization is registered under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860, with the main objective of providing children and young people with ‘value based’ entertainment through the medium of films.  The Society is headed by the Chairman, who is an eminent personality in the field of cinema.  He also heads the Executive Council (EC) and the General Body (GB), members of which are nominated by Government of India. The Chief Executive Officer is the head of the department handling day-to-day functions of administration, production, marketing and accounts. The headquarters of CFSI is located at Mumbai with branch offices at New Delhi and Chennai. It receives Grants-in-Aid from this Ministry for its activities. The main activities performed by CFSI include Production of Children’s Films, Exhibition of Children’s Films in Schools and Organization of International Children’s Film Festival & National Children’s Film Festival.

To visit Children’s Film Society, India’s website, go to http://cfsindia.org/