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Countdown begins for gala opening of IFFI in Goa

Countdown begins for gala opening of IFFI in Goa

20 Nov 2017 | 2:27 PM

By Ashok Shukla
Panaji, Nov 20 (UNI) The 48th ​International Film Festival of India​ (IFFI) will begin today evening here which will be inaugurated by bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.

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Rajput Community stage protest against film Padmavati

20 Nov 2017 | 1:12 PM

Hubballi, Nov 20 (UNI) Hundreds of people belonging to Rajput
community today staged a protest against the release of Hindi film
Padmavati and submitted a memorandum to the Union Government to
immediately stop its release.

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Three Indian films to compete in intl section of IFFI

Three Indian films to compete in intl section of IFFI

20 Nov 2017 | 11:31 AM

By Anil Mishra
Panaji, Nov 20 (UNI) Three Indian films will be vying for coveted Golden Peacock in the International Competition Section of 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which begins here on Monday.

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5 Indian films to compete for ICFT-UNESCO Gandhi Medal

20 Nov 2017 | 11:00 AM

By Anil Mishra
Panaji, Nov 20 (UNI) Five Indian films will be competing for prestigious ICFT-UNESCO Gandhi Medal to be presented in the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which begins here today.

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Three Indian films to compete in intl section of IFFI

Three Indian films to compete in intl section of IFFI

20 Nov 2017 | 10:48 AM

By Anil Mishra
Panaji, Nov 20 (UNI) Three Indian films will be vying for coveted Golden Peacock in the International Competition Section of 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which begins here on Monday.

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IFFI to pay homage to film industry veterans by screening their films

19 Nov 2017 | 11:36 PM

By Anil Mishra
Panaji, Nov 19 (UNI) The 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which begins on Monday will pay homage to film industry veterans who passed away last year by showcasing a section of films from their impressive and lasting cinematic legacies.

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Release of Padmavati deferred, revised date to be announced soon

Release of Padmavati deferred, revised date to be announced soon

19 Nov 2017 | 4:23 PM

New Delhi, Nov 19 (UNI) The makers of the Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh-Shahid Kapoor starrer 'Padmavati', which has been wrapped in a controversy with members of the Rajput community protesting against the film which they say insults their sentiments, have deferred the release of the film.

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Bollywood  congratulates Manushi Chhillar on winning Miss World crown

Bollywood congratulates Manushi Chhillar on winning Miss World crown

19 Nov 2017 | 11:13 AM

New Delhi, Nov 19 (UNI) Bollywood celebrities have congratulated Manushi Chhillar for winning the 2017 Miss World title at a grand event in China.

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IFFI to screen two films for visually impaired

19 Nov 2017 | 10:46 AM

By Ashok Shukla
Panaji, Nov 19 (UNI) The International Film Festival of India (IFFI) beginning here on Monday will show two Hindi movies with the audio described technology for the visually impaired persons.

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IFFI to showcase films by Goan filmmakers

18 Nov 2017 | 10:06 PM

Panaji, Nov 18 (UNI) The 48th Edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which begins from November 20 here will be featuring a special section that will showcase films by Goan filmmakers.

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Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan to get Lifetime Achievement at IFFI

18 Nov 2017 | 10:05 PM

Panaji, Nov 18 (UNI) Acclaimed Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan will be bestowed the Lifetime Achievement Award at 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2017 which begins on November 20.

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Shabana Azmi calls for IFFI boycott over threat to 'Padmavati' artistes

Shabana Azmi calls for IFFI boycott over threat to 'Padmavati' artistes

18 Nov 2017 | 4:04 PM

New Delhi, Nov 18 (UNI) Veteran actor Shabana Azmi on Saturday appealed to the entire film industry to boycott the prestigious International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in protest against the threat to Deepika Padukone, who played 'Padmavati' in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film of the same name, the director and others involved in its making.

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Padmavati to release as scheduled on December 1: Makers

18 Nov 2017 | 3:56 PM

New Delhi, Nov 18 (UNI) Terming 'baseless' the reports of postponement of release of the Deepika Padukone- Ranveer Singh release 'Padmavati ', its makers have said the release of the film will be on December 1 as scheduled.

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‘Beyond the clouds’ by Majid Majidi to open IFFI 2017

‘Beyond the clouds’ by Majid Majidi to open IFFI 2017

18 Nov 2017 | 1:57 PM

Panaji, Nov 18 (UNI) The film by legendary Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi will be the curtain raiser at the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which is to be inaugurated at Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium on November 20.

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Film on Kanyashree Scheme earns praise at KIFF

Film on Kanyashree Scheme earns praise at KIFF

18 Nov 2017 | 11:30 AM

Kolkata, Nov 18 (UNI) After all the international honours, now a short film
on the Kanyashree Scheme has become a big hit at the 23rd Kolkata
International Film Festival (KIFF).

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