Paris-based sales agent Insomnia World Sales has acquired world rights to Qaushik Mukherjee a.k.a Q’s latest film Tasher Desh. Insomnia World Sales CEO Luc Ntonga said, “It’s not so often to discover such a visually striking, bold and energetic film from India. It confirms Q as a talent to continue to follow. No doubt the [...]
Qaushiq Mukherjee a.k.a. Q’s Suzanne Takes Me Down was a part of the Slam Collective at the ongoing 19th Slamdance Film Festival.
Tasher Desh, the latest film by Gandu fame Kaushik Mukherjee (Q) will compete in the Cinema XXI section of the 7th edition of the Rome Film Festival. The festival will run from 9th – 17th November, 2012. Tasher Desh is based on Rabindranath Tagore’s dance drama with the same name. The film is co-produced by Anurag Kashyap. In an interview with [...]
16 Indie filmmakers from across the country (13 of them national award winners) have joined hands to submit a petition to the Information and Broadcasting minister
The word challenge may be the key to deconstruct indie cinema. Perhaps the only way that a film could claim that it’s indeed an independent film is when it challenges, provokes and engages.
Qaushik Mukherjee’s Gandu (Asshole) will compete at the 17th Athens International Film Festival that opens on Thursday. The opening film of the festival is Michel Hazanavicius’ The Artist. Around 175 titles will be presented at the festival under 15 sections. The festival will pay tribute to Japanese filmmaker Yasuzo Masumura and Dutch filmmaker Johan van der [...]
Love in India, the national award winning documentary by Kaushik Mukherjee (Q) will be screened followed by a panel discussion and interaction with the filmmaker on August 17 at Cinemax Mani Square in Kolkata. This event is part of “I & Eye”, multi-city seminars on Documentary Practices and Perceptions organized by Whistling Woods International. The [...]
A clipping from “Gandu Circus” concert performed by Q and Neil at Mumbai Times Cafe, Bandra to mark the closing of Naya Cinema Festival
Finally, there will be no Gandu for Mumbaikars. The multiple screenings of the film as part of the ongoing Naya Cinema Festival, which were scheduled for Saturday, July 30, 2011 have been stalled. In a statement, Enlighten Film Society, the organizers of the film festival said-“We are unable to screen the film because we have [...]
Kaushik Mukherjee or Q’s critically acclaimed and controversial film Gandu will have multiple screening in Mumbai on July 30, 2011. The film will be screened at 12.00 pm, 1.30 pm, 3.00 pm, 4.30 pm and 6.00 pm, in Fun Republic Preview Theater, Fun Republic Building, Andheri. Following the screenings, there will be a band performance [...]