International Bangla Film Academy (IBFA) Awards 2012 to be held in Thailand

The IBFA Awards 2012, the most prestigious award ceremony for the Bengal film fraternity, will be held from 30th June to 2nd July at Alangkarn Theater in Pattaya City, Thailand. IBFA is part of, Jet Setters Ltd, Kolkata, which intends to promote and recognise feature and television works of the incomparable artisans of Bengal. The event is co-sponsored by Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), New Delhi.

Famous star Rituparna Sengupta is the face of the event. The award ceremony will see the attendance of over 100 celebrities and 60 media people from India including ace actress-Aparna Sen, Notable director- Gautam Ghose, Paoli Dam, Veena Mallick, Pooja Mishra and Rupali Ganguly amongst others.

Joining the event will also be Mr. Ittiphol Khunpluem- Mayor of Pattaya City, Mr Sansern Ngaorungsi- TAT Deputy Governor, Mr. Auttaphol Wannakij- Director, TAT Pattaya, Ms. Runjuan Tongrut- Director, TAT New Delhi and Thai celebrities. There will be performances by Indian and Thai celebrities. There also will be a welcome remark by TAT Governor ( Mr. Suraphon Svetasreni ) at award present evening of July 1st.

In addition to the main award ceremony, the celebrations will also include Gala Dinners, Power Breakfast and a Beach Party.

For more information about IBFA 2012 please contact;

Jet Setters Ltd.

34 Raja Basanta Roy Road 3rd Floor Kolkata 700029

Tel.: +91 33 2270 4444

Fax: +91 33 2271 9477


IBFA (International Bangla Film Academy) is an independent association with a mission to ‘support, develop and promote the art forms of the moving image, by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public’.

For more information about Amazing Thailand, please contact:

Tourism Authority of Thailand

B- 9/1A Vasant Vihar, New Delhi – 110057

Tel: 91 11 46741111, 41663567-9

Fax: 91 11 41663570