Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Oct. 28 : The 12th 'Free Spirit Film Festival' commenced at the Hotel Tibet in Dharamsala on Thursday. In all, 21 films of different genres and subjects will be screened. These films have been selected out of more than 80 submissions from around the world. The film festival, which started in 2004 under the banner of Lobsang Wangyal Productions, is aimed at sharing beautiful stories, concerns, interests, and creativity.
The festival particularly promotes independent filmmakers. Manifesting the true "free spirit", the festival has no boundaries, and screens films in all genres from all over the world.