Indian Panorama Selections for IFFI Goa 2016
Indian Panorama 2016 announces its final selection of Feature & Non-Feature films to be screened at 47th International Film Festival of India, 2016 in Goa.
The Jury of Feature Films, headed by well known Director and Producer, Shri Rajendra Singh Babu, has selected 22 films out of 230 eligible entries. The 13 Members Jury took a month to finalize the selections.
The Jury constituted of the following Members:
- Rama Vij, Actress
- Arup Manna, Director
- C V Reddy, Producer and Director
- Girish Mohite, Producer and Director
- Dr. K. Puttaswamy, Writer
- N . Krishnakumar, Producer and Director
- Sabyasachi Mohapatra, Filmmaker
- Sanjay Pawar, Director and Columnist
- Satinder Mohan, Critic and Journalist
- Swapan Mullick, Journalist and Film Critic
- Uday Shankar Pani, Writer and Filmmaker
- Shri Ahathian, Producer and Director
- The Opening Feature Film, for the Indian Panorama, under recommendation from the Jury is Sanskrit film Ishti, directed by G. Prabha.
- Baahubali, directed by S. S. Rajamouli, winner of the Best Feature Film of the 63rd National Film Awards 2015 will also be featured in the Indian Panorama 2016.
- Popular, mainstream films have also been selected under the Indian Panorama – Sultan, Sairat, Bajirao Mastani, and Airlift.
The Non – Feature films Jury chaired by well-known documentary filmmaker Shri Arvind Sinha has picked 21 films out of 198 eligible entries. The 7 Members Jury took fifteen days to finalize the selections.
The Jury constituted of the following Members :
- Aarti Srivastava, Documentary Filmmaker
- Abhijit Mazumdar, Documentary Filmmaker
- Gautam Benegal, Animation Filmmaker
- Madhureeta Anand, Film writer and Director
- Ronel Haobam, Documentary Filmmaker
- Prof. Suresh Sharma, Film Critic and Documentary Filmmaker
- The Opening Non-Feature Film, for the Indian Panorama, under recommendation from the Jury is Ima Sabitri, directed by Bobo KH.
- Amdavad Ma Famous, directed by Hardik Mehta, winner of the Best Non-Feature Film of the 63rd National Film Awards 2015 will also be featured in the Indian Panorama 2016.
Read more about the IFFI Goa 2016 International Competition Selection here