Jagran Film Festival's 10th Edition to Start in Mumbai
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | September 12, 2019 | News
Jagran Film Festival
10th Jagran Film Festival – India’s traveling film festival was inaugurated by Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar in Delhi. Eminent film personalities like Anil Kapoor, Farah Khan, Shobu Yarlagadda, Ketan Mehta and film critic Rajeev Masand were also part of the Delhi chapter. “Cinema Summit” panel discussions under will be organised and the festival will screen feature films, short films, documentaries and many In-conversations and Masterclass sessions from September 26th to 29th 2019.
‘Sir’ a film directed by Rohena Gera, will be the Opening Film for Mumbai chapter. A movie based on the social issues and rights of working women; ‘Sir’ will be screened on 26th September. The session will include Q&A with Rohena Gera. The closing film will be ‘Blindspotting’, a USA based film. The festival will showcase a total of 20 World/Asian/Indian premier movies. More than 40 feature films and around 30 short films/documentaries will be screened in Mumbai. Other notable films include “LALJI QALANDARR” (India), “Mardaani Mavla” (Marathi), “Musk” (UAE) and “Virus” (Malyalam).
4 Taiwanese films, contributed by Taipei Economic and Cultural Center, will also be screened. “Breast and House”, “Missing Johnny”, “Bad Boy Symphony” and “Han Dan” are the titles. The country in focus is Argentina and Argentinian films will also be showcased. Kader Khan’s movie(s) will be played under homage and Anil Kapoor’s under Indian Retrospective.
Mumbai chapter of 10th Jagran Film Festival will showcase premiers like Sir, Lihaaf, Bad Boy Symphony, Satash, Darklight, Do We Belong, Forbidden Tikka Masala, #Gadhvi, Bhayanakam, The Last Elvis, Windows on The World, Daughters of Winter, Shit One Carries, Roots, Axing, Hiroshima Carp Theater, Ghawre Bairey Aaj, Breast and House and more.
The Jagran Film Festival started from Delhi on July 18th, 2019 and traveled through Kanpur, Lucknow, Allahabad, Varanasi, Agra, Meerut, Dehradun, Hisar, Ludhiana, Patna, Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Gorakhpur, Raipur, Indore, and Bhopal. The festival will culminate on September 29 in Mumbai.
The festival will showcase a total of 20 World/Asian/Indian premier movies. More than 40 feature films and around 30 short films/documentaries will be screened in Mumbai.