IIFW (Indian Independent Filmmakers Worldwide) is a non- profit association, started by practicing filmmakers, with the objectives of promoting, supporting and nurturing Indian independent films and to create a global network of independent filmmakers. Some of their prominent members include Sudhir Mishra, Rahul Dholakia, Anurag Kashyap, Sanjay Chhel, Krishna Shah, Rajan Khosa and many others.
The primary goal of IIFW is to create a platform to discuss, debate and voice concerns and aspirations of the Indian independent filmmakers, a database of information essential for independent film making, providing one-on-one infrastructural solutions and support to its members, organize workshops and seminars etc.
IIFW"s activities and workshops include Actor"s Workshop conducted by Vipin Sharma, Script writing workshop conducted by Krishna Shah, Storytelling Workshop, Legal seminar etc. Master Class aims to present an unforgettable and inspirational experience of being present when a Master filmmaker shares his life, craft and thoughts with live audience full of filmmakers, film enthusiasts and students of cinema.
Master Class is an unforgettable experience created by the IIFW (Indian Independent Filmmakers Worldwide) for FOX History Channel. To celebrate the launch of this unique show, IIFW held a party at Blue Frog where the masters of the film industry talked about the trade secrets and handed out tips to others. Celebrities attending the party were ketan mehta,rachna shah,subhash ghai,sudhir mishra,vipin sharma and Piyush Jha.