Day: January 18, 2021

IFFI51: ‘WINDOW BOY WOULD ALSO LIKE TO HAVE A SUBMARINE’ IS ABOUT THE FRUSTRATING YET LIBERATING FEELING OF UNDERSTANDING THAT THERE IS NOTHING ELSE BUT WHAT WE ARE SURROUNDED BY, SAYS DIRECTOR ALEX PIPERNO

“I was travelling from Uruguay to Argentina in a ferry, when I discovered that we had two parallel lives and that this ship was a fantastical ship which could connect these two parallel lives. It made me realize that this could also connect any two possible lives. It is an idea which I have had …

IFFI51: ‘WINDOW BOY WOULD ALSO LIKE TO HAVE A SUBMARINE’ IS ABOUT THE FRUSTRATING YET LIBERATING FEELING OF UNDERSTANDING THAT THERE IS NOTHING ELSE BUT WHAT WE ARE SURROUNDED BY, SAYS DIRECTOR ALEX PIPERNO Read More »

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70S WERE A GOLDEN PERIOD FOR HINDI FILM INDUSTRY, WITH INFLUX OF NEW IDEAS, NEW EXPERIMENTS AND A NEW GENRE OF ACTION AND UNCONVENTIONAL FILMS: RAHUL RAWAIL AT IFFI 51ST IN-CONVERSATION SESSION

“In those days there existed a healthy competition among the film stars. Every actor was rising above each other, but there was no rivalry” The 1970s saw influx of new ideas, new experiments and a new genre of action films in Hindi cinema. Those were also the golden years for unconventional films and emergence of …

70S WERE A GOLDEN PERIOD FOR HINDI FILM INDUSTRY, WITH INFLUX OF NEW IDEAS, NEW EXPERIMENTS AND A NEW GENRE OF ACTION AND UNCONVENTIONAL FILMS: RAHUL RAWAIL AT IFFI 51ST IN-CONVERSATION SESSION Read More »

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FILMMAKERS OF IFFI-51 INDIAN PANORAMA MEET THE MEDIA

#IFFI51 It is very tough to define where one’s personal boundaries end: Oru Paathira Swapnam Pole Director Sharan Venugopal If someone has made a movie, do respect them: Gatham Actor Bhargava Poludasu A mother accidentally finds a nude video of her daughter in her laptop – Oru Paathira Swapnam Pole (Indian Panorama Non-feature film) by …

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IFFI51: IN INDIA THERE ARE MANY HIDDEN STORIES OF REAL-LIFE HEROES THAT NEED TO BE TOLD, SAYS ‘SAAND KI AANKH’ DIRECTOR TUSHAR HIRANANDANI

Tushar Hiranandani, Director of ‘Saandh Ki Aankh’ said, this biopic is not only about women-empowerment, but it narrates an inspiring tale of what one can achieve even at the age of sixty years when most people give up trying. The Producer Reliance Big Entertainment Pvt Ltd.’s Group CEO Shibhashish Sarkar said, “Sometimes there are certain …

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IFFI51: DHRITIMAN CHATTERJEE INAUGURATES A SPECIAL SEGMENT ON CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF SATYAJIT RAY

The well-known Bengali actor Dhritiman Chatterjee inaugurated a retrospective of legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray at the 51st edition of IFFI in Goa on the second day of the film festival.  Dhritiman Chatterjee began his film career in 1970 as the protagonist of Satyajit Ray’s ‘Pratidwandi’. IFFI will showcase following five films of Satyajit Ray as …

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IFFI51 HAS MANY DEBUTANT FILM MAKERS THIS YEAR

IFFI51 HAS MANY DEBUTANT FILM MAKERS THIS YEAR This IFFI has a few documentaries and more short films; documentaries are very important: Haobam Paban Kumar 16th – 24th JANUARY 2021 #IFFI51 At the ongoing 51st edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa, the Chairperson of the Feature Films, Jury of Indian Panorama …

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Bangladesh as Country Focus is a great tribute to 50th anniversary of Liberation of Bangladesh Film Director Tanvir Mokammel

Panaji, 17th January 2021: “We are happy that Bangladesh is the country of focus this year in IFFI and we would like to thank the organizers immensely for that”, said veteran film director and author from Bangladesh, Shri. Tanvir Mokammel. He was attending a media conference after the screening of his film “Rupsa Nodir Banke …

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