Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival

Still from W.O.M.B. 2020. Dir Ajitesh Sharma.

17 June – 4 July 2021

The Foundation is pleased to be title sponsor for the seventh year running, of the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival (LIFF). LIFF has gone hybrid this year with a mixture of premieres online and in cinemas. You can read the 2021 press release here.

Bagri Foundation supports the online festival this year which can be viewed here View the list of films and dates on our events page.

Tickets for full cinema screenings are already on sale at BFI Southbank and Barbican and the full list of films can be found on the LIFF website.

For enquiries about LIFF, please email

About LIFF
Title sponsored by the Bagri Foundation, the festival is now Europe’s largest platform for Indian and South Asian independent cinema. The Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival includes UK premieres of features, documentaries and short films.

At 10 years old and with the support of the Foundation, it is growing rapidly and currently takes place in thirteen cinemas in three venues, London, Birmingham and Manchester. The Festival’s annual Satyajit Ray Competition, presented in association with the Bagri Foundation, with its £1,000 prize offers a platform for emerging filmmakers and six, shortlisted entries will be screened. The Festival will present its Pure Heaven Icon Award and its Outstanding Achievement Award, supported by Sun Mark Ltd.

The Bagri Foundation has been proud to support the London Indian Film Festival since 2015. The festival also receives grant support from the BFI’s National Lottery Audience Fund.