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Jagran Film Festival in Mumbai from Sept 24

By NewsDesk • Published on September 19, 2013
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The 4th edition of the Jagran Film Festival will be held from September 24 – 29, 2013 in Mumbai.

The festival will feature films under seven sections: World Panorama, Indian Showcase, Indian Premieres, Jagran Shorts, T20 of Indian Cinema, Cinema of the Sellers and Films by Debut Directors.

The festival will open with Israeli film Water directed by Yael Perlov, NirSa’ar & Maya Sarfaty, YonaRozenkier, Mohammad  Bakri, Ahmad Barghouti, Pini Tavger & Tal Haring under the World Panorama section.

Other films in the section are Kim Yong-Hwa’s 200 Pounds Beauty, Esteban Larrain’s The Passion of Michelangelo and Sophie Blondy’s Morning Star.

Indian Showcase is a competitive section for feature films. Films like Sanjay Jadhav’s Duniyadari, Kamal Hassan’s Vishwaroopam, Gajendra Ahire’s Touring Talkies, Nitin Kakkar’s Filmistan, Gauri Shinde’s English Vinglish and Anand Gandhi’s Ship of Theseus will compete in this section.

Jagran Classic section will showcase classics like Girish Kasaravalli’s Ghatashradha, Ritwik Ghatak’s Meghe Dhaka Tara, Satyajit Ray’s Pather Panchali and Apur Sansar, Guru Dutt’s Pyaasa, Alpgiray M. Ugurlu’s Turkish film Overture and John H. Lee’s Korean film Into The Fire.

The Jagran Shorts section is a competitive section for short films.

The festival traveled to 16 cities including Delhi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Allahabad, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Agra, Meerut, Dehradun, Patna, Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Indore, Bhopal and finally concludes in Mumbai.

The screenings will be held in Fun Republic 1, 2, 3 and Zee Preview 3. Entry is free.

See here for more details.

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2 Responses to “Jagran Film Festival in Mumbai from Sept 24”

  1. Jyoti Parekh says:

    Tell the venue of the film festival.
    Jyoti.

  2. Meena Parekh Khilnani says:

    Most , or maybe all of them are at Fun cinema, Jyotibhabhi

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