August 16, 2010 06:21:57 PM IST Bollywood Trade News Network
A Film Festival of Prakash Jha Films is being held in the Republic of Fiji from 18th Aug'2010 to 21st Aug'2010. The Festival is being organised by the Fiji National University, Fiji Audio Visual Commission, Damodar Brothers and the Indian High Commission in Fiji.
Mr. Jha would visit Fiji & present six of his films. The Festival will open with his latest hit RAAJNEETI which has been the third highest grossing film of Indian cinema across the world. The other films being showcased are GANGAJAL, APAHARAN, MRITYUDAND PARINATI AND DAMUL.
RAAJNEETI and DAMUL will also be played at the Bollywood FEST at Norway which will be held between the 10th -16th of September 2010.
Prakash Jha's RAAJNEETI has not only got him many accolades worldwide but is also being screened along with his other hits in many international film festivals. A retrospective of Prakash Jha's films was held at the Nehru Center in London from 30th June 2010 - 2nd July 2010. Among the films shown were MRITYUDAND, APAHARAN, GANGAAJAL and RAAJNEETI. The retro also featured Prakash Jha in conversation with Sangeeta Datta.
Also IFFI, the first Indian film festival of Ireland opened with RAAJNEETI. Mr. Jha was himself present to open the Film and at the inaugural ceremony. The festival was from 25th June'2010 to 28th June'2010 and the closing film for the festival was Praksh Jha's Gangaajal.