Prakash Javadekar announces IFFI’s Indian Panorama line-up, Saand Ki Aankh, Chhichhore to be screened


The jury selected Ankit Kothari’s “Paanchika”, a Gujarati language movie, as the opening non-feature film of Indian Panorama 2020. Tags:

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December 19, 2020 3:10:27 pm

Saand Ki Aankh and Chhichhore, will be screened as part of the Indian Panaroma section at the 51st International Film Festival of India. @MIB_India” Javadekar said on Twitter. Happy to announce the selection of 23 Feature and 20 non-feature films in Indian Panorama of 51st IFFI. “Happy to announce the selection of 23 feature and 20 non-feature films in Indian Panorama of 51st IFFI. Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday announced that 20 non-feature and 23 feature films, including Saand Ki Aankh and Sushant Singh Rajput’s Chhichhore, will be screened as part of the Indian Panorama section at the 51st International Film Festival of India (IFFI). The movies were selected by an internal committee of Directorate of Film Festivals (DFF) based on the recommendations of Film Federation of India (FFI) and Producer’s Guild. @MIB_India pic.twitter.com/Kx0acUZc3N
— Prakash Javadekar (@PrakashJavdekar) December 19, 2020
Saand Ki Aankh, directed by Tushar Hiranandani and featuring Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar, will be the opening movie for the Panorama section at the festival, which will also see the screenings of Vetri Maaran’s Asuran, Nila Madhab Panda’s Oriya language movie Kalira Atita and Govind Nihalani’s Up, Up & Up.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
The list of films, selected by a jury headed by filmmaker-writer John Mathew Matthan, also includes Bridge (Assamese), Avijatrik (Bengali), Pinki Elli? Nitesh Tiwari’s Chhichhore, starring Rajput, who died in June this year, has been included as part of three mainstream films, which also consists of Asuran and Malayalam movie Kappela. (Kannada), Trance (Malayalam) and Prawaas (Marathi). A total 20 titles, including 100 Years Of Chrysotom – A Biographical Film, Ahimsa- Gandhi: The Power Of The Powerless, Justice Delayed But Delivered, Still Alive and Investing Life, will be showcased under the section. The nine-day film gala, which was previously scheduled to take place in Goa from November 20-28, got postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic and will now be held from January 16 to January 24.