KARACHI – The Karachi Film Society has announced the decision to hold the first Pakistan International Film Festival, scheduled from March 29, 2018, to April 1, 2018.

The festival will include film premieres and special screenings in the categories of feature-length films, documentaries, and short films.

In a statement, the Society said that the PIFF management is inviting the overseas delegates of filmmakers, artists, and professionals, and expects many renowned names to grace the festival.

The festival will also hold workshops for young aspiring filmmakers where they can learn the craft from renowned mentors.

A special mobile screening programme is also included in which the PIFF teams will show selected films to young audiences at different locations of Karachi.

The PIFF is an initiative of the Karachi Film Society.