Category : Peacock

‘Humbled by the Centenary Film Personality of the Year Award’

  The inauguration of IFFI this year started on a musical note with Ganesh Acharya’s dancers dancing along with him a coterie of dance numbers from various Indian films in various languages. Suhasini Maniratnam and Surveen Chawla compered the proceedings on gi...

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Peacock
November 21, 2016
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Peacock
I don’t believe in luck- Goutam Ghose

  -Prabash Mukhopadhyay Where partition of a country is accepted by the people, borders generate. The border tension, human trafficking, terrorism, money laundering under high or low prices, crossing the line of control, fire exchange, economic, social and po...

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Peacock
November 21, 2016
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Peacock
Indian Panorama

  The Opening Ceremony of the Indian Panorama was inaugurated by Honorable Minister of Information & Broadcasting and Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Shri M. Venkaiah on 21st November 2016 at INOX – II. Ishti directed by G. Prabha in San...

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Spotlight – South Korea

  By Dale Luis Menezes Many in India have spent countless hours watching Korean films on YouTube – or at least have spent an excruciating amount of time ‘buffering’ Korean films. These films can be said to have a cult following in India; youth in the no...

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Peacock
November 21, 2016
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Peacock
Centerpiece Goa- ESG’s CEO Ameya Abhyankar

  By Kinjal Sethia “ESG plans to turn Goa into an entertainment destination,” says Ameya Abhyankar, CEO of Entertainment Society of Goa. The dynamic Pune-born IAS officer envisages IFFI transforming into a pageant event that showcases the best that Goa...

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Peacock
November 21, 2016
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Peacock
Microcosm on the mandovi

  By Yudhishthir Raj Isar As a newcomer to IFFI, I am only just beginning to grasp the breadth and variety of the panoply of films we are going to see. So in this first column, I’ll raise some general questions, based on my previous experience. Any i...

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The Curtain Rises

  By Rhea D’Souza and Kinjal Sethia The inaugural ceremony began on a sombre note as the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Mr Venkaiah Naidu requested the gathering for a minute of silence for a tragic rail accident in Uttar Pradesh. The a...

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Peacock Picks – Indian Panorama

  Chitrokar Dir: Saibal Mitra The film is a tribute to two great painters: Benod Behari from Bengal and Mark Rothko from New York. It explores the dilemma about the purpose of art and its commodification. It features the legendary Dhritiman Chatterjee w...

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Peacock
November 20, 2016
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Peacock
Glorious Memories made at IFFI

  By Sachin Chatte The 47th edition of the International Film Festival of India is here. For the last successive twelve years, the festival has been a cinematic treat of the highest order for cinephiles from all over the country. It has been all the more spec...

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Peacock
November 20, 2016
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Peacock
Viva IFFI !

  There is a note of expectation and excitement in the air as the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) opens today. The mega action this week will be an outcome of the long and painstaking work done by the Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG) and the I...

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