Various educational institutions, cultural organizations, film societies, etc. are members of the NFAI Distribution Library.
Films are also sent abroad in order to familiarize Indian cinema in foreign countries. Booking of films may be done in advance.
As a part of its activities under dissemination of film culture, NFAI's headquarters at Pune and three Regional Offices at Bengaluru, Kolkata and Thiruvananthapuram extend the film distribution library facilities to its members throughout the country. The Film Distribution Library caters to special screenings of films from the NFAI collection. NFAI also conducts Joint Screening Programmes at Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Thiruvananthapuram, Cochin, Jamshedpur, Pune and various other cities across the country. Long and short term courses in Film Appreciation are conducted regularly in collaboration with FTII and other educational institutions and cultural organizations. NFAI has been a major source of films for the International Film Festivals held in India as well as abroad.
The Terms and Conditions for borrowing films vary for every film title.
Members are requested to clear all formalities prior to actual booking of films.