Durban International Film Festival is calling for entries for its 34th edition. Films completed in 2012 and 2013 are eligible for entry. Deadline for short films and documentaries is 15th March, 2013 and for feature fiction films is 5th April, 2013. The festival will run from 18th to 28th July, 2013.
The Berlinale Talent Campus is calling for entries for its eleventh edition that will take place in Berlin-Kreuzberg from February 9-14, 2013 with the title “Some Like It Hot”. Berlinale Talent Campus will invite 300 emerging filmmakers from all over the world (directors, screenwriters, producers, distributors, actors, cinematographers, editors, production designers, sound designers/score composers, and film [...]
Ritesh Batra’s feature film project The Lunchbox recently won a Jury Special Mention at the 29th Cinemart, the co-production market at the International Film Festival Rotterdam 2012. It was part of 2011 Binger-NFDC Screenwriter’s Lab and now participates in Berlinale Talent Project Market 2012, the hands-on training program for producers and directors selected for the Berlinale Talent Campus.
Chaitanya Tamhane’s first short film Six Strands was the story of a mysterious woman in the hills of Darjeeling. It got screened at various prestigious film festivals like Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival 2011, Slamdance 2011, Edinburgh International Film Festival 2011,
Pooja Gupte has just finished shooting her first feature film Crossing Bridges directed by Sange Dorjee Thongdok.This film also marks the debut of director Thongdok who is an alumnus of the Satyajit Ray Film And Television Institute.
Yogesh Karikurve is one of the four Indians to participate at the prestigious Berlinale Talent Campus 2012, but he holds an important distinction. He will be the first Indian distributor at the Campus. ‘When I heard that Berlinale Talent Campus was inviting distributors for the first time, I was thrilled and decided to apply,’ says Karikurve.
The Berlinale Talent Campus is calling for entries for its tenth edition that will take place in Berlin-Kreuzberg from February 11-16, 2012. “Changing Perspectives” is the thematic focus of the 2012 Campus, to which 350 up-and-coming filmmakers from all over the world will be invited during the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival. The application can [...]
Berlin’s twin city Tokyo will host the first Talent Campus in Japan from November 21-26, 2011 during the TOKYO FILMeX film festival. Talent Campus Tokyo will invite about 15 talented young directors and producers from East and Southeast Asia to attend workshops, masterclasses and panel discussions with high-profile experts and filmmakers. Young filmmakers from these [...]
Rajesh Jala has been making films, primarily documentaries for last twelve years. He considers it as an enlightening journey through human emotions, social concerns and inner conflicts.
Pushpendra Singh is a passionate actor. He was an active member of Barry John’s Imago theatre group in Delhi, before graduating from FTII in Acting. He was also part of his Theatre-in-education company and taught drama and conducted workshops at schools.