Kamal Haasan snapped at an event



The Film Heritage Foundation saw major success with the 2nd edition of Film Preservation and Restoration Workshop India 2016; a crucial initiative, given the urgent need to preserve India’s rich film legacy. Versatile Actor Mr. Kamal Hassan and renowned Indian filmmaker Mr. Mani Ratnam were the Guests of Honour at the closing ceremony of the Film Preservation and Restoration Workshop 2016. The 10 day workshop had an international faculty of leading experts in the field who addressed current issues surrounding film preservation and restoration including practical training of current restoration and archival best practices. The unique part of this initiative was that it covered the preservation of both film and non-film material like posters, documents, lobby cards, photographs, etc. which are an integral part of our cinematic heritage