IFFI – An uplifting platform for Konkani Cinema

IFFI – An uplifting platform for Konkani Cinema

Goa, the Konkan paradise, has been Indian cinema’s apple of the eye when it comes to breathtaking film locations. But, the beautiful state has more than what meets the eye. The films produced here are not usually spoken about as much as the mainstream cinemas. They have recently started to gain importance among film buffs...

December 8, 2016December 9, 2016
Ali Abbas Zafar at IFFI Goa 2016

Ali Abbas Zafar at IFFI Goa 2016

Ali Abbas Zafar is a Hindi film director and screenwriter. He started off as an assistant director for Yash Raj Films and then made his own directorial

December 1, 2016December 2, 2016
Kunal Kapoor at IFFI Goa 2016

Kunal Kapoor at IFFI Goa 2016

Kunal Kapoor is a Bollywood actor who shot to fame for his role in the film Rang De Basanti for which he received a nomination in the Filmfare

December 1, 2016December 2, 2016
Tom Alter at IFFI Goa 2016

Tom Alter at IFFI Goa 2016

Tom Alter is a veteran Indian actor of American descent. He is best known for his work in the Indian film industry and has also worked in television and

December 1, 2016December 5, 2016
IFFI Goa 2016 Awards

IFFI Goa 2016 Awards

The International Film Festival of India, Goa 2016 was inaugurated on the 20th of November with the presence of several esteemed dignitaries like the

December 1, 2016January 6, 2017
Goa Fashion Weekend: IFFI 2016

Goa Fashion Weekend: IFFI 2016

The Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG) & M/S Canterbury, in association with Cherylyne Pret Couture and Vladimir

November 26, 2016November 26, 2016
Passion Comes First

Passion Comes First

By Dale Luis Menezes An engaged audience discussed a hot IFFI 2016 topic, ‘The Scope and Challenges for the Independent Film-Maker’ at the sprawling water-front Kala Academy complex on Nov 23rd. The session was hosted by Open Forum, now a popular annual fixture at India’s largest and most prestigious film festival. The series is organized...

November 24, 2016November 24, 2016
Shooting Across Frontiers

Shooting Across Frontiers

By Yudhishthir Raj Isar David Vashadze’s eyes lit up when I mentioned Ketevan the Martyr to him. The iconic 16th-century queen of Kakheti (part of current-day Georgia) represents a direct link between the Caucasus region and the subcontinent. She was martyred in Shiraz (current-day Iran) in 1624, and her remains were smuggled by Augustinian monks...

November 23, 2016November 23, 2016