10th Jagran Film Festival in Bhopal and Indore from September 6 to 8
Jagran Film Festival will showcase five 10th JFF premieres in Bhopal and Indore
After a successful run in Dehradun and Meerut, the 10th Jagran Film Festival will be held in Bhopal and Indore from September 6 to 8. The schedule of the three-day festival has been released. The festival will be inaugurated by Sharat Katariya, director of Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma-starrer Sui Dhaga in Bhopal and Satyanshu and Devanshu Singh, directors of movie Chintu Ka Birthday in Indore.
Besides film screenings, the festival will feature In-conversation and Q&A with Sharat Katariya and Manjari Fadnis in Bhopal. In-conversation with Vivek Agnihotri, director, producer and screenwriter will be held in Indore. Story of 'Making of Chintu ka birthday' followed by Q&A with Satyanshu and Devanshu Singh will be conducted in Indore. Taiwanese movie Breast and House, contributed by Taipei Economic and Cultural Center, will be screened as India premiere in Bhopal.
Sui Dhaga, directed by Sharat Katariya, will be the opening film and Chintu Ka Birthday will be the closing film in Bhopal. Chintu Ka Birthday, directed by Satyanshu and Devanshu Singh, will be the opening film and Tumbbad, directed by Rahi Anil Barve, will be the closing film in Indore.
TVF's Original Kota Factory will be screened in Indore. Argentinian film The Irish Prisoner will be screened in Indore since Argentina is the country focus partner for this edition of the festival.
The world's largest travelling film festival received an overwhelming response in Dehradun and Meerut. In-conversation with Divya Dutta was extremely interactive and filled with anecdotes on how she landed some roles. Inaamulhaq's In-conversation highlighted how he broke getting type-casted and his journey on his writing and acting roles. An engaging and house-full Masterclass by well-known actor Parul Gulati was organized which witnessed a discussion on why it was worth refusing the roles that she did that allowed her to reach at a higher pedestal today.
In-conversation by Rajesh Tailang in Meerut was a packed audience show and advised aspirant actors to prepare themselves before landing up in Mumbai. You get in action mode and don't really have time to work on yourself when in Mumbai. India premiere of international award-winning short film Zoya received an extremely good response from the audience. In Meerut, Shefali Shah also talked about how the audience was always mature but risk appetite of content creators has increased and edgier content is coming across.
Jagran Film Festival started in Delhi from July 18 and has travelled to Kanpur, Lucknow, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Patna, Gorakhpur, Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Dehradun and Meerut. The festival will now travel to Bhopal and Indore through Agra, Hisar, Jalandhar and Raipur. The travelling festival will culminate on September 29 in Mumbai.
To register and to know more details, log on to jff.co.in.
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