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:
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|
|2.||Kshitij A Horizon||Marathi||Manouj Kadaamh|
|3.||Kachcha Limbu||Marathi||Prasad Oak|
|6.||Railway Children||Kannada||Prithvi Konanur|
|10.||Village Rockstars||Assamese||Rima Das|
|11.||Maza Bhirbhira||Marathi||Yogesh Soman & Vivek Wagh|
|12.||Maacher Jhol||Bengali||Pratim D. Gupta|
|14.||Take Off||Malayalam||Mahesh Narayanan|
|17.||Kadvi Hawa||Hindi||Nila Madhab Panda|
|19.||Xhoixobote Dhemalite||Assamese||Bidyut Kotoky|
(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|
|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:
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|
|4.||Our Grandparents Home||Bengali||Supriyo Sen|
|6.||A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings||English||Prateek Vats|
|7.||The Waterfall||English||Lipika Singh Darai|
|8.||Amma Meri||Haryanvi||Tarun Jain|
|10.||Chutney||Hindi||Jyoti Kapur Das|
|11.||8½ Intercuts- Life And Films Of KG George||Malayalam||Lijin Jose|
|14.||Khidkee||Marathi||Rohan Parshuram Kanawade|
|15.||Epil||Santali||R K Soren|
|16.||Fireflies in the Abyss
(64th NFA – Best Non Feature)