Beautiful city of Goa is readying for 44th International Film Festival starting from 20th Nov. Festival will be held till 30th of this month. Celebrities like singer Asha Bhosle, actress Rekha, actor-filmmaker Kamal Hassan and veteran actor Manoj Kumar. Academy Award-winning Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon, critically acclaimed Iranian director Majid Majidi and Polish filmmaker Agnieszka will be attending the festival. Film will start with the screening of Afghanistan film A Man’s Desire for a Fifth Wife directed by Sideq Abedi. Film will even showcase Japanse festivals. According to Manish Tiwari more than 160 films will be screened with a film on India’s great freedom struggle leader and a special section with cinema from the north-eastern states getting included.