Gurvinder Singh’s Punjabi film ‘Anhey Ghorhey Da Daan’ bagged Golden Peacock for the best film and a cash prize of Rs. 4 million (USD 73600) at the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2012. The festival came to a close today with the screening of Mira Nair’s ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’. The IFFI this year […]
Vipin Vijay’s A Voice From Elsewhere, a project on the life of the Latin Christians in an island on the Kochi backwaters, won the Rs. 10 lakh- Incredible India award at Film Bazaar this year.
“My film (Char : The No-Man’s Island) is being shown in Japan and other international film festivals, but it has no takers in India,” said director Sourav Sarangi, demanding special theaters in the country to screen ‘offbeat’ films, at a press conference during the ‘Meet the Directors – Indian Feature and Non-feature films’ section at 43rd International Film Festival of India in Goa.
“New Wave Cinema must find its own market to revive and survive,” filmmaker Shyam Benegal said at a press conference at the International Film Festival of India in Goa.
India will be the ‘Guest Country’ at the Cannes film festival 2013, Christian Jeune, Director of the film department of the festival announced at the Film Bazaar in Goa.
“Indian cinema is not only about Bollywood as there are meaningful films made in different languages and regions but they don’t find distributors and so are killed”, said actor Om Puri after inaugurating the Indian Panorama Section of the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. Puri said that the government should coordinate […]
“Life of Pi celebrates the power of story-telling,” Producer David Womark said at a press conference in Goa.
Jahnu Barua’s Baandhon will open the Feature Film section of the Indian Panorama 2012 at the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) today.
“Internet may build a completely new society or it may destroy us, so the big challenge is to find a balanced way,” renowned Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Zanussi said while talking to media in Goa. He will be honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the opening ceremony of 43rd International Film Festival of India today.
The 43rdInternational Film Festival of India (IFFI) has launched a new section celebrating the Asian spiritualism through cinema – Soul of Asia: Cinema and Mysticism.