The 12th edition of Bengaluru International film festival will be held in Bengaluru. The inauguration of the festival will be held on February 26th, 2020 evening and closing ceremony and award distribution will be on march 4th.
Karnataka Chief minister B.S. Yedhiyurappa will be inaugurating the event at Kanteerava Indoor stadium. Actor Yash and Bollywood film actress Jayapradha, Veteran Bollywood film producer Boney Kapoor and celebrity playback Singer Sonu Nigam will be the chief guests.
The Iranian film Cinema Khar directed by Shahed Ahmedlou will be the opening film.
The closing event will be held at Vidhana Soudha and the Governor of Karnataka Vajubhai Vala will distribute the awards to the winner of the competition under Asian, Indian and Kannada films section.
The closing film is the Israeli film Golden Voices is directed by Evgeny Ruman.