Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Chicago South Asian Film Festival: Submissions Deadline & Save The Date!

Our Final Submission Deadline is Two Weeks Away!

We look forward to seeing you at the 7th Annual Chicago South Asian Film Festival, presented by Zee Cinema, at the Showplace ICON Theater in Downtown Chicago!

Festival Dates: October 5th - October 10th, 2016

Opening Night Film & Reception: Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Awards Gala: Sunday, October 9th, 2016
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Purchase your tickets and festival passes using the links below. We look forward to seeing you at the 2016 Festival! 

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Deadline is extended to 21st Aug. So send your entries NOW

Early Bird Deadline for Work-in-Progress Lab & Viewing Room - NFDC Film Bazaar 2016

Call For Entries for Work-in-Progress Lab & Viewing Room- NFDC Film Bazaar 2016
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NFDC Film Bazaar
6th Floor, Discovery Of India Building, Nehru Centre,
Dr Annie Besant Road, Worli,
Mumbai 400 018

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Award Winners - Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 11 - 21 August 2016

The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne is a Victorian Government initiative that aims to strengthen ties between the Indian film industry and Victoria. The Jury consisted of film veterans like Simi Grewal, from the Indian film industry; Jill Bilcock, an award -winning Editor; Rajeev Masand, an Indian film critic; Producer-Director Sue Maslin; Paul Ireland, who is an actor and director, and Screenwriter - Andrew Anastasios

The winners as decided by the Jury are -.

Best Film Award – Kapoor & Sons 

Diversity Award for Contribution in Indian Cinema – Fawad Khan


Indian Film Festival Excellence in Cinema Award – Rishi Kapoor

Best Actor (Male) – Nawazuddin Siddiqui for Raman Raghav 2.0

Best Actor (Female) – Sonam Kapoor for Neerja


Best Director – Shakun Batra

Best Indie Film – Thithi