Category : Peacock

Peacock
November 22, 2017
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Peacock
Reality Check!

Virtual Reality (VR) takes you into stunning other worlds, by using immersive VR headsets and earphones. As I walked into the Mixed Reality Sidebar at Maquinez Palace today, I was greeted by a poster of Le Musk (2017), a multisensory film with several episodes, ...

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Peacock
November 22, 2017
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Peacock
Directing Films is an Exercise in Human Management

"Failure is your biggest asset, it gives you a different energy,” says India’s much loved master filmmaker Subhash Ghai, at an interactive Masterclass at IFFI. “No filmmaker who has made it to the top has made it without failure. Whenever I finish a project, ...

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Peacock
November 22, 2017
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Peacock
Bioscope Bonanza

" I am living my dream everyday by being an actor,” said Bollywood actor Shraddha Kapoor while speaking to The Peacock’s favourite film critic Sachin Chatte during the opening of the Bioscope Village in Campal. A huge audience packed in, everyone drawn by the sta...

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Peacock
November 22, 2017
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Peacock
NFAI Pays Tribute to Womanhood in Cinema

The National Film Archive of India has an annual thematic exhibit at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI). A trove of treasures when it comes to archival material of India’s filmic heritage, NFAI brings the best of Indian cinema’s history.  T...

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Peacock
November 22, 2017
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Peacock
Panorama India

  Indian Panorama showcases the best films from the world’s most cinema-crazed country. This year’s selection at IFFI 2017 opened with veteran director Kamal Swaroop’s Pushkar Puran (in the non-feature section) and Pihu, which stars a two-year child,...

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Peacock
December 6, 2016
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Peacock
An IFFI Education

By Suyash Kamat “This feels just right.” I told my friends as we rested between screenings on a hectic day full of great films at IFFI 2016. It’s been 6 days, and I’ve kind of lost track of what reality feels like outside the venue. Continuing my reverie,...

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Peacock
November 30, 2016
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Peacock
The Perch: Deu Borem Korum

By Vivek Menezes It’s time for Team Peacock to spread wings, and head home to roost. Our unique festival daily has only been in existence for two years, so it’s extremely gratifying to see it has already become an integral part of the delegate experience. By the ...

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Peacock
November 30, 2016
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Peacock
Human Emotions Are Universal

By Kinjal Sethia “No woman is an island” was the idea that engulfed me as I navigated through screenings and interactions at IFFI 2016. Individual films may be made on different continents, about different times, but human emotions are universal. Issues affecting...

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Peacock
November 30, 2016
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Peacock
Not Only A Humanitarian Cause

By Rhea D’Souza “The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities highlights the importance of accessibility to the cultural environment, which cinema is a part of, and calls for “universal design” to accomplish that goal. It’s not only a humani...

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Peacock
November 30, 2016
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Peacock
Cinéma Vérité

By Kaustubh Naik I have been attending IFFI since 2008. It has been a transformational experience. When I transitioned from computer science to humanities, the decision was greatly influenced by my exposure to the larger world via the films at this festival. It is r...

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