Category : Peacock

Peacock
November 20, 2016
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Peacock
Goan Directors on Goan Films

  By Dale Luis Menezes Writing for the Open magazine in 2011, Ajit Duara lamented that “Goa…never had a reliable recorder of its history, at least in cinema.” Bollywood depictions, he further explained, have been responsible – despite few good mov...

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All About the International Jury

  Ivan Passer, Chairperson Czech Republic, USA Internationally acclaimed Writer and Director has collaborated as a writer with legendary filmmaker Milos Forman in Oscar nominated films, A Loves of a Blonde (1965) and Fireman’s Ball (1967). He started dir...

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Peacock Picks- Festival Kaleidoscope

  Sand Storm Dir: Elite Zexer A tale of women stranded between modernization and anachronistic patriarchy, told through the story of a teenaged girl trapped between her desire to control her destiny and the constraints of her traditional family. It won the...

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Peacock
November 20, 2016
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Peacock
Opening Film : Afterimage

  Poland/ North American 98 minutes 2016 Colour English/ Polish Gala Screening - Indian Premiere Director: Andrzej Wajda In 2016, Polish director Andrzej Wajda celebrated his 90th birthday and 65th feature film: Afterimage. With a career spanning over 60 y...

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Peacock Picks – Cinema of the World

The Happiest Day in The Life of Olli Maki Dir: Juho Kuosmanen Based on the true story of Olli Mäki, the famous Finnish boxer, this vérité-style study of the eponymous fighter’s preparation and journey won the prestigious Un Certain Regard prize at the 2016 ...

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Peacock Picks – Masterstrokes

  I, Daniel Blake Dir: Ken Loach With a career that spans over five decades, director Ken Loach is one of the most respected working directors today. This story of a carpenter surviving on government benefits and a single mother, won the Palm d’ Or at Ca...

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Peacock Picks – International Competition

  The Last Family Dir: Jan P. Matuszynski Director Jan P. Matuszynski makes his feature debut with a film based on the life and family of Zdzislaw Beksinski, a Polish painter, photographer and sculptor, specializing in the field of dystopian surrealism. Ac...

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