IFFI 2018 Announces Official Selection for Indian Panorama Film Section

The 49th International Film Festival of India announced the selection of films under the Film Section ‘Indian Panorama’ for the year, 2018. The Feature Film Jury of thirteen members was headed by acclaimed film director and screenwriter,  Shri Rahul Rawail.  

The Feature Film Jury selected the 22 Feature films. The Feature film Jury selected the film OLU directed by Shaji N Karun as the Opening feature film of Indian Panorama 2018. Four Mainstream films are also selected under Indian Panorama Section of IFFI 2018 by an Internal Committee of DFF based on the recommendations of FFI and GUILD.

The Feature Jury constituted of the following Members:

  1. Major Ravi, Filmmaker & Actor
  2.  Shri Ahathian, Director
  3.  Shri Ujjwal Chatterjee, Director, Producer & Screenwriter
  4.  Shri Imo Singh, Director
  5.  Shri Utpal Datta, Filmmaker
  6.  Shri Sekhar Das, Director
  7.  Shri Mahendra Teredesai, Director & writer
  8.  Shri Haidar Ali, Actor & Screenwriter
  9.  Shri KG Suresh, Journalist & columnist
  10.  Shri Chandra Siddarth, Director, Producer & Screenwriter
  11.  Shri Adeep Tandon, Cinematographer & Director
  12.  Shri S Viswanath, Film critic & journalist

 

List of 22 Feature Films and 4 Mainstream films selected in the Indian Panorama 2018 is as follows:

S NoTitle of the FilmLanguageDirector
1Olu

(Opening film)

MalayalamShaji N Karun
2NagarkirtanBengaliKaushik Ganguly
3SaBengaliArijit Singh
4UmaBengaliSrijit Mukherji
5AbyaktoBengaliArjun Dutta
6UronchondiBengaliAbhishek Saha
7OctoberHindiShoojit Sircar
8BhorHindiKamakhya Narayan Singh
9SinjarJasariPampally
10Walking With The WindLadakhiPraveen Morchhale
11BhayanakamMalayalamJayaraj
12MakkanaMalayalamRaheem Khader
13PoomaramMalayalamAbrid Shine
14Sudani From NigeriaMalayalamZakariya
15Ee Maa YoveMalayalamLijo Jose Pellissery
16DhappaMarathiNipun Avinash Dharmadhikari
17Aamhi DoghiMarathiPratima Joshi
18To LetTamilChezhiyan Ra
19BaaramTamilPriya Krishnaswamy
20Periyerum Perumal BA.BLTamilMari Selvaraj
21PeranbuTamilRam
22PaddayiTuluAbhaya Simha
Mainstream Cinema
23MahanatiTeluguNagashwin
24Tiger Zinda HaiHindiAli Abbas Zafar
25PadmaavatHindiSanjay Leela Bhansali
26RaaziHindiMeghna Gulzar

The Non-Feature Film Jury of seven members was headed by acclaimed film director and editor,  Shri Vinod Ganatra. The Non-Feature film Jury selected the film Kharvas directed by Aditya Suhas Jambhale as the Opening non-feature film of Indian Panorama 2018.

The Jury constituted of the following Members:

  1.  Shri Uday Shankar Pani, Filmmaker
  2.  Smt Parvati Menon, Director & Film educationist
  3.  Shri Mandar Talaulikar, Filmmaker
  4.  Shri Padmaraj Nair, Film Journalist
  5.  Shri Ashok Sharan, Actor & Producer
  6.  Shri Suneel Puranik, Actor, Director & Producer

 

List of Non – Feature Films

S NoTitle of the FilmLanguageDirector
1Kharvas

(Opening film)

MarathiAditya Suhas Jambhale
2SampurakBengaliPrabal Chakraborty
3Naach Bhikari NaachBhojpuriJainendra Dost & Shilpi Gulati
4Decoding ShankarEnglishDeepti Sivan
5Gyamo-Queen Of the MountainsEnglishGautam Pandey & Doel Trivedy
6The World’s Most Famous TigerEnglishS Nalla Muthu
7Bunkar: The last of the Varanasi weaversEnglishSatyaprakash Upadhyay
8MonitorHindiHari Viswanath
9Nani Teri MorniHindiAkash Aditya Lama
10BurningHindiSanoj VS
11Sword of LibertyMalayalamShiny Jacob Benjamin
12Midnight RunMalayalamRemya Raj
13LasyamMalayalamVinod Mankara
14Happy BirthdayMarathiMedhpranav Babasaheb Powar
15Na bole wo HaramMarathiNitesh Vivek Patankar
16Silent ScreamMarathiPrasanna Ponde
17Yes, I am MauliMarathiSuhas Jahagirdar
18PamphletMarathiShekhar Bapu Rankhambe
19Aai ShappathMarathiGautam Vaze
20Bhar DupariMarathiSwapnil Vasant Kapure
21MalaiOriyaRajdeep Paul & Sarmistha Maiti

 

The 2018 edition of the International Film Festival of India is to be held from the 20th of November till the 28th at Panjim, Goa.The festival sees a variety of films in many languages from all around the world.The rest of the movies under the different Film Sections are soon to be released, so be sure to keep checking our blog and social media pages for more updates!

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