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Mira Nair's Aids film appreciated at IFFI

Forget those drab, dreary documentaries on the AIDS epidemic. Four of India's finest filmmakers have put their individualistic stamps on four short fiction films that travel into the very heart of the human dimensions of the deadly epidemic. And do these films connect? You bet they do. ... read more

Amitabh's 'Last Lear' premieres at IFFI

The Big B may have been missing, but tickets for all 1,300 seats in the Inox multiplex in the heart of Panaji were taken as Rituparno Ghosh's first English-language film, "The Last Lear", starring the redoubtable Amitabh Bachchan as a Shakespearean actor who is drawn into the world of the movies, wa ... read more

SRK innaugrates 38th IFFI event at Goa

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was unquestionably the star attraction at the opening ceremony of the 38th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here Friday at which it was decided to give the life time achievement awards to two living legends - thespian Dilip Kumar and India's nightingale ... read more

IFFI 2007: Pakistani movie to debut, Manipur films back

The 38th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) beginning in the picturesque Goa capital Friday will be a bouquet of several firsts - a Pakistani film, the comeback of Manipuri films after 11 years and advance ticket booking for general movie-goers. The 11-day festival, to be inaug ... read more

'Ore Kadal' to open Indian Panorama at IFFI

Director Shyama Prasad's "Ore Kadal", starring Mammootty and Meera Jasmine, will open the Indian Panorama section at the 38th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2007, staring Nov 23 in Goa. The film is the screen adaptation of famous Bengali writer Sunil Gangopadhyay's novel " ... read more