Fifteen films representing 20 Countries will compete for the Golden Peacock Award at the 50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). This will be the golden Jublee edition of the festival. The selection of the films has been made from over 700 entries. Information and Broadcasting Ministry said in a release that Mr. John Bailey, Cinematographer and Ex. President of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will chair the International Jury of 50th International Film Festival of India.
French filmmaker Mr. Robin Campillo who was also a member of the Cannes International Jury 2019, renowned Chinese filmmaker Mr. Zhang Yang and Ms. Lynne Ramsay, who is one of the leading lights of young British cinema will be the co-jurors. Eminent Filmmaker, Mr. Ramesh Sippy is the Indian member in the International Jury.