Indian Panorama 2017

Indian Panorama 2017 announces its final selection of Feature & Non-Feature films to be screened in Goa at 48th International Film Festival of India, 2017.

The Jury for Feature Films was headed by acclaimed film director, actor and screenwriter, Shri Sujoy Ghosh. The Jury previewed 153 eligible entries. The Jury was comprised of the following Members:

  1. Shri Suresh Heblikar, Filmmaker, Director & Actor
  2. Shri Rahul Rawail, Film Director
  3. Satarupa Sanyal, Film Director, Producer, Actress, Poet &Social Activist
  4. Ms Gopi Desai, Film Director & Actress
  5. Shri Nishikant Kamat, Filmmaker
  6. Shri Gyan Correa, Film Director
  7. Shri Merlvin Mukhim, Actor & Producer
  8. Shri Nikkhil Advani, Film Producer, Director & Screenwriter
  9. ShriApurva Asrani, Film Maker, Film Editor & Screenwriter
  10. Shri HariViswanath, Film Director, Screenwriter & Producer
  11. Shri Sachin Chatte, Film Critic
  12. Ruchi Narain, Film Director & Screenwriter

As per Clause 8.6 of the India Panorama 2017 Regulations the Best Feature Film of 64th National Film Awards 2016, titled “Kaasav” directed by Sumitra Bhave & Sunil Sukthankar is included in Indian Panorama 2017 by virtue of direct entry.

The Opening film of the feature film section of Indian Panorama is Pihu directed by Vinod Kapri.

In addition to this, five Mainstream films are also selected under Indian Panorama Section of 48th International Film Festival of India, 2017. The final list of 26 feature films selected for the Indian Panorama 2017 is as follows:

Sl. No. Title of Film Language Director
1. Pihu Hindi Vinod Kapri
2. Kshitij A Horizon Marathi Manouj Kadaamh
3. Kachcha Limbu Marathi Prasad Oak
4. Manusangada Tamil Amshan Kumar
5. Muramba Marathi Varun Narvekar
6. Railway Children Kannada Prithvi Konanur
7. Juze Konkani Miransha Naik
8. Newton Hindi Amit Masurkar
9. Pimpal Marathi Gajendra Ahire
10. Village Rockstars Assamese Rima Das
11. Maza Bhirbhira Marathi Yogesh Soman & Vivek Wagh
12. Maacher Jhol Bengali Pratim D. Gupta
13. Bisorjon Bengali Kaushik Ganguly
14. Take Off Malayalam Mahesh Narayanan
15. Redu Marathi Sagar ChhayaVanjari
16. Rukh Hindi Atanu Mukherjee
17. Kadvi Hawa Hindi Nila Madhab Panda
18. Idak Marathi Deepak Gawade
19. Xhoixobote Dhemalite Assamese Bidyut Kotoky
20. Khyanikaa Oriya Amartya Bhattacharya
21. Kaasav

(Best Feature – 64th NFA)

Marathi Sumitra Bhave & Sunil Sukthankar
Mainstream Cinema selections
22. Jolly LLB 2 Hindi Subhash Kapoor
23. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion Telugu S Rajamouli
24. Ventilator Marathi Rajesh Mapuskar
25. Poorna Hindi Rahul Bose
26. Meghnad Bodh Rahasya Bengali Anik Datta

 

The Non – Feature Film Jury was chaired by well-known film director and screen writer Shri Sudhir Mishra. The Jury previewed 154 eligible entries. The Jury comprised of the following Members:

  1. Shri Tuhinabha Majumdar, Film Director and Film Writer
  2. Shri Shankhajeet De, Film Maker
  3. Shri Mithuchandra Chaudhari, Film Director
  4. Shiny Jacob Benjamin, Film Producer, Film Director and Writer
  5. Tinni Mitra, Film Editor
  6. Shri K.G Suresh, Journalist & Columnist

 

As per Clause 8.6 of the India Panorama 2017 Regulations the Best Non-Feature Film of 64th National Film Awards 2016, titled “Fireflies in the Abyss” directed by Chandrasekhar Reddy is included in Indian Panorama 2017, by virtue of direct entry.

The Opening film of the non-feature film section of Indian Panorama 2017 is Pushkar Puran directed by Kamal Swaroop.

The complete list of 16 Non – Feature Films selected for Indian Panorama 2017 section for the 48th International Film Festival of India 2017 is given below:

 

Sl No. Title of Film Language Director
1.        Pushkar Puran Hindi Kamal Swaroop
2. Aaba Apatani Amar Kaushik
3. Dugga Bengali Chandrasish Ray
4. Our Grandparents Home Bengali Supriyo Sen
5. Palash Bengali Vaibhav Hiwase
6. A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings English Prateek Vats
7. The Waterfall English Lipika Singh Darai
8. Amma Meri Haryanvi Tarun Jain
9. Name|Place|Animal|Thing Hindi Nithin R
10. Chutney Hindi Jyoti Kapur Das
11. 8½ Intercuts- Life And Films Of KG George Malayalam Lijin Jose
12. Gi Malayalam Kunjila
13. Baluta Marathi Ajay Kurane
14. Khidkee Marathi Rohan Parshuram Kanawade
15. Epil Santali R K Soren
16. Fireflies in the Abyss

(64th NFA – Best Non Feature)

English Chandrasekhar Reddy