KVIFF 2014

17 to 25 January 2014

  • KVIFF has retained its position of India’s biggest environmental festival.
  • It is a 9 days festival with daily 15 hrs schedule.
  • Record number of 18,120 delegates registered their names for the festival.
  • The festival was organized without 'Media Partner'.  Good support from Print and visual media. As a result we received higher print and visual media coverage as compared to the earlier festivals.
  • 70% of total registrations were from youngsters (age : below 30).
  • This year, we have raised the festival scale by 30%. Around 40 activities were organized.
  • Festival was balanced with 50% films and 50% allied activities.
  • Programs were designed to create awareness among children, youngsters and citizens.
  • Many award winning films were screened.
  • Participation of locally, nationally and internationally acclaimed Indian Environmental Experts (around 150) enriched the festival.
  • Around 1200 films from 25 countries were sourced. 135 films from 25 countries were screened.
  • Films were screened under 20 various sections.
  • Plastic sleeve badges were replaced by eco-friendly badges.
  • Activity wise micro campaigning was done successfully.
  • Online campaign was one of the highlights of this year's festival. Around 40,000 E-mailers, 50,000 SMSs and Facebook fillers were sent in different sections. Online registration facility was provided on our website.
  • Offline campaign was organized successfully in 60 colleges and 40 schools. Around 30000 registration forms were distributed among delegates, NGOs, colleges, and activists.
  • Good response for Photography Competition from all over the globe. An exhibition of best 180 photographs was displayed.
  • 9 conferences on local, national and global issues were the highlight of the festival.  
  • For the first time KVIFF College Chapters were successfully organized in 28 colleges of Pune. It helped us to reach to the maximum number of youngsters.

24 to 27 July 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 40 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Kirloskar Vasundhara honors to eminent personalities.
  • Nature and Heritage Walk.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competitions: Photography, Drawing, Slogan and Quiz.
  • Rally of school children about environmental awareness.
  • Workshops- ‘5R: Small Effort, Big Difference’.
  • Photography workshop.
  • Lectures by experts.

7 to 10 Aug 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 40 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Nature Walk.
  • Kirloskar Vasundhara honors to eminent personalities.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competitions: Photography, Slogan and Industrial green initiatives.
  • Workshops: ‘5R: Small Effort, Big Difference’, photography, environmental film making, eco-friendly Ganesh idol making for school children.
  • Conferences: Green Kumbhamela, Green building technology.
  • Lectures by experts, cultural and literature based programs.

21 to 23 Aug 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed around 20 films from 8 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Nature trail.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians.
  • Workshops: eco-friendly Ganesh idol making for school children.
  • Cycle trip to Khande Rajuri.

11 to 13 Sept 2014

15 to 17 Sept 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 25 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Nature walk and Environmental cycle rally.
  • Workshop – On ‘5R: Small Effort, Big Difference’ for citizens
  • Rally for water conservation awareness (Jaldindi) by school children

18 to 21 Sept 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 42 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Nature Walks and nature trails.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competitions: Drawing, Slogan, Short Film and Skit.
  • Cultural programme and one act play.
  • Workshops- ‘5R: Small Effort, Big Difference’, Environmental Film Making
  • Green conference for collegians.
  • Lectures by experts.

23 to 25 Sept 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 30 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Nature Walk, Slogan Competition.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Workshop -  ‘ Hasat Khelat Paryavaran’ for school children.
  • Workshop - 5R: Small Effort, Big Difference’.
  • Lectures by experts.
  • Collegians’ Green Conference.
  • Green Technology Conference.

26 to 28 Sept 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 26 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Nature Walk, Environmental awareness rally for citizen.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competitions: Slogan and Quiz.
  • Rally of school children about environmental awareness.
  • Workshops- ‘Hasat Khetal Paryavaran’ for school children, on Eco friendly life style for women, Photography.
  • Panel Discussion on ‘Kaas Plateau’.
  • Seminar: Eco friendly building construction.
  • Lectures by experts.

6 to 8 Oct 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 30 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competitions: Eco friendly Rangoli competition, Nature quiz, Slogan and Elocution Competition
  • Photography Workshop:
  • Collegians’ Green conference.
  • Lectures by experts.

21 to 23 Nov 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 30 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Bird watching at Salimali lake
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competition: Slogan
  • Workshops- ‘5R: Small Effort, Big Difference’
  • Lectures / Presentations by experts.

24 to 26 Nov 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 30 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.
  • Nature Walk and tree plantation.
  • Programmes for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competitions: Drawing and Slogan
  • Rally of school children about environmental awareness.
  • Workshop – composting from household waste.
  • Lectures by experts.
  • Panel discussion.

2 & 3 Dec 2014

  • Nationally, internationally acclaimed 20 films from 10 countries.
  • World class photographs on display.

5 & 6 Oct 2014

  • Nationally, Internationally acclaimed 30 films from 10 countries.
  • World-class photographs on display.
  • Programs for school children, collegians, women, citizens.
  • Competitions: Group Painting and Slogan.
  • Demonstration of school children on 5R.
  • Display of 5R scientific models.
  • Poetry Recitation Paryavaran Kavyasandhya.
  • Lectures by experts.