48th IFFI 2017-Films Selected in Indian Panorama -Full list of Feautre ,Non -Feautre Films
A Meera Sahib
Indian Panorama selection of Feature and Non Feature films for 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2017 announced
Indian Panorama 2017 today announced its final selection of Feature & Non-Feature films to be screened in Goa at 48th International Film Festival of India, 2017 which is scheduled to take place from 20th to 28th November, 2017.
Five Mainstream films have also been selected under Indian Panorama Section of 48th International Film Festival of India, 2017. The final list of 26 feature films selected for the Indian Panorama 2017 are as follows:
The opening film of the feature film section of Indian Panaroma is Pihu which has been directed by Vinod Kapri.
As per Clause 8.6 of the India Panorama 2017 Regulations, the Best Feature Film of 64th National Film Awards 2016, titled “Kaasav” directed by Sumitra Bhave & Sunil Sukthankar has been included in Indian Panorama 2017 by virtue of direct entry.
The Jury for Feature Films was headed by acclaimed film director, actor and screenwriter, Shri Sujoy Ghosh. The Jury previewed 153 eligible entries. The Jury comprised of the following Members:
1. Shri Suresh Heblikar, Filmmaker, Director & Actor
2. Shri Rahul Rawail, Film Director
3. Ms. Satarupa Sanyal, Film Director, Producer, Actress, Poet &Social Activist
4. Ms Gopi Desai, Film Director & Actress
5. Shri Nishikant Kamat, Filmmaker
6. Shri Gyan Correa, Film Director
7. Shri Merlvin Mukhim, Actor & Producer
8. Shri Nikkhil Advani, Film Producer, Director & Screenwriter
9. ShriApurva Asrani, Film Maker, Film Editor & Screenwriter
10. Shri HariViswanath, Film Director, Screenwriter & Producer
11. Shri Sachin Chatte, Film Critic
12. Ms.Ruchi Narain, Film Director & Screenwriter
The complete list of 16 Non - Feature Films selected for Indian Panorama section for 48th International Film Festival of India 2017 is given below:
The opening film of the non-feature film section of Indian Panorama is Pushkar Puran which has been directed by Kamal Swaroop.
As per Clause 8.6 of the India Panorama 2017 Regulations, the Best Non-Feature Film of 64th National Film Awards 2016 titled “Fireflies in the Abyss” directed by Chandrasekhar Reddy has been included in Indian Panorama 2017, by virtue of direct entry.
The Non – Feature Film Jury was chaired by well-known film director and screen writer Shri Sudhir Mishra. The Jury previewed 154 eligible entries. The Jury comprised of the following Members:
1. Shri Tuhinabha Majumdar, Film Director and Film Writer
2. Shri Shankhajeet De, Film Maker
3. Shri Mithuchandra Chaudhari, Film Director
4. Ms. Shiny Jacob Benjamin, Film Producer, Film Director and Writer
5. Ms. Tinni Mitra, Film Editor
6. Shri K.G Suresh, Journalist & Columnist
(Courtesy:Press Information Bureau)