National triumph film “Baahubali: The Beginning”, “Bajirao Mastani” and Salman Khan-starrer “Sultan” are a part of the Indian Panorama section at 47th International film festival of India in Goa next month. Akshay Kumar-starrer patriotic drama “Airlift” will be screened at the entertainment to be controlled from November 20 to November 28. The other 22 feature films within the section are Marathi blockbuster “Sairat”, sanskrit motion picture “ISHTI”, that is additionally the gap film of the feature section, Bengali drama “Shankhachil” and Tamil sports drama “Irudhi Suttru”. The non-feature film section jury has picked 21 films out of 198 eligible entries. The jury has suggested, “Ima Sabitri” directed by Bobo KH, because the gap non-feature film below the class.
‘Baahubali’, ‘Sultan’ at IFFI 2016
National Award winning film “Amdavad Ma Famous” directed by Hardik Mehta will be screened within the section. The moving-picture show Section Jury is headed by film producer Rajendra Singh babu, whereas documentary film producer Arvind Sinha chairs the non-feature film section jury. Apart from this, the pageant will have a special section to showcase triumph short films supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative ‘Swachh India Abhiyan’.
The short films were awarded at the Swachh India film festival, unionized and curated by National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) on the behalf of Ministry of data & Broadcasting, recently. The pageant received 4,346 entries, of that 20 were shortlisted and awarded.
Short film “Murga”, helmed by deb director Katyayan Shivpuri, are the gap film at IFFI below the special section of short films. The short was awarded the primary prize at the Swachh India film festival at the hands of data & Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu. Different short films that may be screened below the special section embody “Nanha Doot” by Sudhanshu Sharma, “Chembuku Moodindi” (The Dying Vessel) by KVK Kumar, “Sarkarmi Rati Wadho” by Akshay Danavale, “Manini” by Praveen Vyas among others.