Robert Zemeckis' 'The Walk' to open Tokyo Film Festival
Robert Zemeckis' 'The Walk' to open Tokyo Film Festival

Robert Zemeckis' drama "The Walk," starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as wire-walker Philippe Petit, will be the opener of the 28th Tokyo International Film Festival.

20th European Union Film Festival to begin in Jodhpur
20th European Union Film Festival to begin in Jodhpur

Films chosen from different countries of West and East Europe will be screened at the upcoming 20th European Union Film Festival, which will kick-start from July 10 here.

Assam's Bihu, Bhortal dances to open Italian film fest
Assam's Bihu, Bhortal dances to open Italian film fest

 Bihu and Bhortal -- two traditional dance forms of Assam -- will be performed by school students from the state at the opening of the 45th Giffoni International Film Festival in Italy next week.

'Kaun Kitney Paani Mein' to close sixth edition of Jagran Film Festival

The satirical film "Kaun Kitney Paani Mein" will bring the curtains down on the sixth edition of the Jagran Film Festival at the Siri Fort Auditorium on Sunday.

Kerala docu fest to open with Oscar-winning 'The Phone Call'
Kerala docu fest to open with Oscar-winning 'The Phone Call'

The eighth edition of International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala, beginning here on June 26, will feature Mat Kirkby's Oscar winning short fiction "The Phone Call" and Javier Espada's "Following Nazarin" on the opening day.

Jagran Film Festival back with sixth edition

 Jagran Film Festival, known for bringing unique and interesting bouquet of films, is all set to start its 17-city tour from Delhi from July 1.

Vinod Kapri's documentary chosen for Indian Film Festival Stuttgart

"Can't Take This Shit Any More", a documentary by Vinod Kapri, will be screened at the 12th Indian Film Festival Stuttgart.

21 European films to be screened in Kolkata

Film buffs are in for a treat next month courtesy a festival that brings to the city a bouquet of 21 films from as many European countries.

Abu Dhabi Film Festival discontinued after eight editions

 The Abu Dhabi Film Festival has been scrapped after eight editions during which the event gradually earned a significant spot on the international circuit.

Short film fest in tribal languages
Short film fest in tribal languages

Following the success of the recently concluded sixth Santali and Regional Film Festival-cum-Santali Cine Award here, All India Santali Film Association (AISFA) decided to organize the 1st All India Indigenous Short Film festival here in November.

LGBT film fest Kashish to feature 180 films from 44 countries

The sixth edition of the Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, India's only mainstream Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transsexual (LGBT) film fest, has announced a line-up of around 180 films from 44 countries.

Anil Kapoor visits Dubai for film festival
Anil Kapoor visits Dubai for film festival

 Actor-producer Anil Kapoor is looking forward to meeting “budding directors, actors and watch their inspired creations” at the Children's International Film Festival (CIFF) here.

Kerala international documentary film festival in June
Kerala international documentary film festival in June

 The eighth edition of International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala (IDSFFK) will begin here on June 26.

First South Asian film festival in US draws big crowds

The inaugural Dallas-Fort Worth South Asian Film Festival (DFW SAFF), featuring 14 documentaries and films, exploring unique circumstances and stories based on South Asia, attracted over 1,000 cinephiles.

62 films lined up for 5th SCRIPT film fest
62 films lined up for 5th SCRIPT film fest

Kochi, Feb 18 (IANS) The fifth edition of SCRIPT, the international competitive short film festival that screens films with a social relevance, will see the screening of 62 movies.

Banned Iranian director wins top honour at Berlin film fest

Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi's latest movie 'Taxi' has won the Golden Bear for best film at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival.

Majid Majidi to get Lifetime Achievement Award at JIFF

Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi will be honoured with the first International Lifetime Achievement Award at the Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF) in February.

Book chronicles Sunburn festival's journey

It is said that the language of music is universal but this was not on the mind of the creators of what is arguably Asia's biggest electronic dance music (EDM) festival - Sunburn. The foundation of this annual music pilgrimage was to foresee what youth would like to hear in the coming years.

Jaipur International Film Festival to begin from February 1

The seventh edition of Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF) will begin here from February 1.

Subhash Ghai, Delhi BJP chief inaugurate DIFF 2014

 

New Delhi:Eminent filmmaker Subhash Ghai with Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi unit chief Satish Upadhyay inaugurated the third edition of the Delhi International Film Festival at the NDMC Convention Centre here.