Fund me a River

Indian film festival launches crowdfunding

Editorial Staff
June 23, 2015 - 18:00

Florence’s 15th annual River to River Florence Indian Film Festival is turning to the public for help in meeting the costs of important ‘extras,’ like bringing a special guest from India.

The festival, which this year runs from December 5 to 10 at Cinema Odeon, features documentaries, Bollywood films, short films and video art.

The crowdfunding campaign, which started on September 7 on Indiegogo, seeks to raise 15,000 euro by November 5. To contribute, go to


In addition, the festival is holding two fundraising events: on September 24, enjoy an Indian-themed aperitivo with lounge music at Serre Torrigiani in via dei Serragli; or dance the night away Bollywood style (details TBA). For the festival programme, see


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