The Indian Panorama section of 46th International Film Festival of India (IFFI 2015) will have a stellar lineup of the best of Indian cinema from various parts of the country. The film festival will showcase 26 Feature and 21 Non-Feature films that raise a toast to the work of many talented Indian filmmakers.

The Feature Films Jury, led by ace Filmmaker Aribam Syam Sharma, comprising of 13 Jury members have selected 26 Feature Films out of 230 eligible entries. The total number of films received was 238 films. The jury took 28 days to select this line up. The Jury of the Non-Feature Films, headed by the renowned Filmmaker Rajendra Janglay has selected 21 films out of 146 Entries, taking 13 days to finalise the list.

The final list of selected films under the Feature category of Indian Panorama contains 7 Bengali, 1 Bodo (Assam), 5 Hindi, 1 Kannada, 1 Konkani, 4 Malayalam, 4 Marathi, 1 Sanskrit, 1 Tamil, 1 Wancho (Arunachal Pradesh) films.

Directed by Vinod Mankara, ‘Priyamanasam’ is the only third movie to be made in Sanskrit and is based on one of the greatest poets who lived in Kerala during the late-17th century, Unnayi Warrier. The film talks about the poet and his masterpiece, Nalacharitham Attakadha.

Directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Anwar Ka Ajab Kissa is the story of a detective called Anwar who suddenly decides to follow himself and not anyone else.

Radiopetti, the first Tamil film to win at the Busan Film Festival. It is the a story of an old man, Arunachalam, who finds solace in his past, especially when listening to musical melodies of his younger days on a vintage radio set that his father gave him.

‘The Head Hunter’ directed by Mumbai-based filmmaker from Assam Nilanjan Datta is the first film in the Wancho language of Arunachal Pradesh. The film revolves around an old man from a forgotten tribe of India, dreaded for its practice of head hunting.

Given below is the complete list of 26 Feature and 21 Non-Feature that would be shown at the 46th International Film Festival of India 2015.

FEATURE FILMS

 

S.No.Title of FilmLanguageDirectorProducer
1.RadiopettiTamilHari ViswanathHarry Toonz Studio

 

2.Nanu Avanalla…….AvaluKannadaB.S. LingadevaruR.G. Pictures
3.Ramsingh CharileHindiNitin KakkarThe Goodfellas Co.

 

4.The Head HunterWancho (Arunachali)Nilanjan DattaSplash Films Pvt. Ltd.
5.Anwar Ka Ajab KissaHindiBuddhadeb DasguptaLeo VIII Films Pvt. Ltd
6.RajkahiniBengaliSrijit MukherjiShree Venkatesh Films Pvt. Ltd.
7.PakaramBengaliSankar DebnathUtpal Pal
8.Nachom-ia KumpasarKonkaniBardroy BarrettoGoa Folklore Productions LLP
9.Lukka ChuppiMalayalamBash MohammedFeel Reel Cinema
10.The SilenceMarathiGajendra AhireSMR Films
11.Nanak Shah FakirHindiA.K. Biri. Gurbani Media Pvt. Ltd.

ii. Canaries   Postsound

12.PriyamanasamSanskritVinod MankaraSoma Creations
13.Sohra BridgeBengaliBappaditya BandopadhyayHomemade Films
14.OttaalMalayalamJayarajDirectors Cutz Film Company
15.Katyar Kaljat GhusaliMarathiSubodh BhaveShri Ganesh Marketing & Films
16.CinemawalaBengaliKaushik GangulyShree Venkatesh Films Pvt. Ltd.
17.Natoker MotoBengaliDebesh ChatterjeeFriends Communication
18.AinMalayalamSidhartha Siva1:1.3 Entertainments
19.KotiMarathiSuhaas Surykant BhosaleOMS Arts
20.MasaanHindiNeeraj Ghaywani. Drishyam Films Pvt. Ltd.

ii. Phantom Films Pvt. Ltd.

iii. Sikhya Entertainment

21.Valiya Chirakulla PakshikalMalayalamDr. BijuMaya Movies
22.KadambariBengaliSuman GhoshVignesh Films
23.Onyo OpalaaBengaliSatarupa SanyalScud
24.Dau Huduni MethaiBodoManju BorahShiven Arts
25.Bajrangi BhaijaanHindiKabir KhanSalman Khan Films
26.Court

 

MarathiChaitanya TamhaneZoo Entertainment

 

NON–FEATURE FILMS

 

S.No.Title of FilmLanguageDirectorProducer
1.Goonga PehelwanHindii. Mit Jani

ii. Prateek Gupta

iii. Vivek Chaudhary

Drishti Media
2.Even Red Can be SadEnglishAmit DuttaFilms Division
3.Sadabahar Brass BandMarathiTushar MoreFilm And Television Institute of India
4.Daughters of Mother IndiaEnglish, HindiVibha BakshiV2 Film & Design Pvt. Ltd.
5.Every Time You Tell A StoryEnglish, Ao, Nagamesei. Ruchika Negi

ii. Amit Mahanti

Ruchika Negi
6.Breaking FreeEnglishSridhar RangayanSolaris Pictures
7.Aamaar Katha : A Story of BinodiniBengaliTuhinabha MajumdarFilms Division
8.I Cannot Give You My ForestKuii. Nandan Saxena

ii.   Kavita Bahl

Top Quark Films Pvt. Ltd.
9.What The Fields RemembersEnglish, BengaliSubasri KrishnanPublic Service Broadcasting Trust
10.Seek And HideHindiManoj K NitharwalFilm And Television Institute of India
11.UjantaliBengaliSom ChakrabortySilhouette Production
12.Ore UdalMalayalamAsha Achy JosephJayakrishnan Menon
13.Chinese WhispersEnglish, HindiCharu Shree RoyEdumedia India Pvt. Ltd.
14.Spaces BetweenEnglishi. Roohi Dixit

ii. Ziba Bhagwagar

Films Division
15.Benegal’s New CinemaEnglish, HindiIram GhufranPublic Service Broadcasting Trust
16.Jai Ho – A Film on A.R. RahmanEnglishUmesh AggarwalPublic Service Broadcasting Trust
17.Phum ShangManipuriHaobam Paban KumarFilms Division
18.GunjaaBhojpuriMrinal DevPratima Pictures
19.Daddy Grandpa & My LadyEnglishKim Jung HyunSatyajit Ray Film & Television Institute
20.KamakshiMarathi, Hindi, EnglishSatindar Singh BediFilm And Television Institute of India
21.Tender is the Sight

 

BengaliTorsha BanerjeeFilms Division

 

To be held from November 20th to 30 2015 at the quaint beach town of Goa, the ‘46th International Film Festival of India’ is all set to become more global this year. IFFI will showcase movies across sections including World Cinema, Indian Panorama, Country Focus, International Competition, Retrospectives, Tributes, First Cut, Workshops, Master Classes and The Film Bazaar etc.

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