Kharagpur, West Bengal: A group of research scholars from IIT Kharagpur in West Bengal is now basking in the glory of a feat which is not about their core academic pursuance in the country's premier technical institute. They in fact have just won an award for their mobile short film on the life of a sex worker.
Animation has taken a whole new dimension since first catering to children as ‘cartoons’. Now it’s even embracing social messages. Awakening of the Goddess by Debjani Mukherjee is one such, finds Shoma A Chatterji
Since ages movies have been one of the most important forms of art. Every human being irrespective of their societal strata feels connected and relatable with movies.
New Delhi: At the recently concluded award ceremony of Delhi Shorts International Film Festival, the jury recognized & awarded Turkish actress Rüçhan Çalışkur with Best actress award for her performance in Turkish short film ‘Tor’.
Kolkata/IBNS: An upcoming film has decided to look deep into the issue how the pandemic containment norms have traumatised children.
Kolkata/IBNS: An English short film titled Upside Down, with a run time of nearly three minutes, has sent out a positive, strong social and philosophical message about life at a time people are locked down in their houses amid the Covid-19 crisis.
Kolkata, Jun 28 (IBNS): Trailer of musical short film Faagun, directed by Partha Ganguly, was recently launched at the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Kolkata, in the presence of dancers Alokananda Roy and Sudarshan Chakravarty, actors Debolina Dutta and Moubani Sorcar, and director Anindya Sarkar.
Mumbai, May 30 (IBNS): Bollywood actress Richa Chadha will be starring in short film The Life in Telling, which is an adaptation of a play with the same title.
Kolkata, Nov 11 (IBNS) After its overseas success in Houston and Los Angeles, self-taught film maker Sabyasachi Dey’s Bengali short film Lal Phite (Red Ribbon) - which bagged the prestigious Gold Remi Winner for the most original dramatic short at the 50th World-Fest Houston International Film Festival this year - will mark its Indian premiere Saturday at the 23rd International Kolkata Film Festival at Nandan III.
Mumbai, Apr 6 (IBNS): Actor Harsh Vardhan Deo, who played the role of boy-next-door in his Bollywood debut with 'Jigariyaa', has literally gone through a 360-degree transformation.