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Particles’ wins the Golden Peacock Award at IFFI 2019

Particles’ wins the Golden Peacock Award at IFFI 2019

‘Particles’ directed by Blaise Harrison and produced by Estelle Fialon has won the coveted Golden Peacock Award at the 50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which concluded in Goa on November 28, 2019. The Golden…

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Curtains down on IFFI 2019

Curtains down on IFFI 2019

The valedictory ceremony for the golden jubilee edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa got off to a dazzling start at the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor Stadium, in Talegaon, Goa today November 28,…

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‘Chronology’ is a film on suppression of women: Director Ali Aydin ‘Lilian’ was shot without any script with a five member crew working in shifts over nine months in between research on the protagonist of the true story: Actor Patrycia Planik

‘Chronology’ is a film on suppression of women: Director Ali Aydin ‘Lilian’ was shot without any script with a five member crew working in shifts over nine months in between research on the protagonist of the true story: Actor Patrycia Planik

Turkish Director Ali Aydin’s film “Chronology” is a reflection of women’ plight of suppression in a largely male-dominated society. The Director stated, this film marks his protest against all the sufferings that are subjected to…

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Entertainment, Meaning and Magic are three layers of Mohsen Makhmalbaf Movies: Producer, Editor and DoP Maysam Makhmalbaf

Entertainment, Meaning and Magic are three layers of Mohsen Makhmalbaf Movies: Producer, Editor and DoP Maysam Makhmalbaf

“Marghe and Her Mother” is very realistic film incorporating elements of Italian Neo-realism and Iranian New wave Second generation   as it tries to show how the life of Claudia and her daughter Marghe changes due…

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Film Nirvana depicts Ramkrishna Paramhansa’s teaching, Joto mot, toto poth meaning, there are more than one way of attaining salvation: Filmmaker Gautam Halder

Film Nirvana depicts Ramkrishna Paramhansa’s teaching, Joto mot, toto poth meaning, there are more than one way of attaining salvation: Filmmaker Gautam Halder

Gautam Halder, a National award winning Bengali director, spoke about his film Nirban that deals with rising above petty prejudices and finding nirvana at a Press conference held on the last day of IFFI 2019…

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Filmmaking also about deeply listening to stories around: Ben Rekhi  Immigration is one of the big themes of our era: Isabelle Couture  Curiosity about a photograph lead to the making of ‘Curiosa’: Lou Jeunet

Filmmaking also about deeply listening to stories around: Ben Rekhi Immigration is one of the big themes of our era: Isabelle Couture Curiosity about a photograph lead to the making of ‘Curiosa’: Lou Jeunet

Filmmaking is not only about telling stories but also deeply listening to the stories happening around you, said Ben Rekhi, Director of ‘Watch List’. He was participating in a press conference along with Director of…

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Entire Essence of Rituparno Ghosh is in movie Jyeshtoputro: Prosenjit Chatterjee

Entire Essence of Rituparno Ghosh is in movie Jyeshtoputro: Prosenjit Chatterjee

Actor Prosenjit Chatterjee of movie Jyeshthoputro directed by Kaushik Ganguly, said that he is happy that for tenth year in a row director Kaushik Ganguly’s movie is being screened in IFFI. This movie was originally…

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IFFI will be awarded the ICFT-UNESCO Fellini medal

IFFI will be awarded the ICFT-UNESCO Fellini medal

In a press conference held at IFFI today, Georges Dupont, Director General, International Council for Film Television and Audio-visual Communication (ICFT) announced that ICFT-UNESCO Fellini medal will be awarded to International Film Festival of India…

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Open Forum debates on the benefits of digital distribution platforms for independent filmmakers

Open Forum debates on the benefits of digital distribution platforms for independent filmmakers

The ongoing 50th edition of IFFI held an Open Forum on the 27th of November, 2019. The topic discussed  in today’s session was whether independent producers are benefiting because of digital distribution. The speakers on…

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Movies are not meant to be made in specific genres: Japanese filmmaker Takashi Miike  ‘First Love’ a love story set in the backdrop of gang war’

Movies are not meant to be made in specific genres: Japanese filmmaker Takashi Miike ‘First Love’ a love story set in the backdrop of gang war’

Movies are not originally made in specific genres, but when the information about movie gets transmitted, the media portrays it as belonging to genres, said renowned filmmaker Takashi Miike. He was participating in a media…