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BJP Leader L K Adavni praises FOR REAL



September 17, 2010 06:19:27 PM IST
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A special screening of film multi-awarded feature film, FOR REAL was held for Members of Parliament, dignitaries and intelligentsia. Among those present were Senior BJP Leader Shri Lal Krishan Advani, Parliamentarians from across party lines, international dignitaries from Consulates such as Pakistan and Finland, Delhi Mayor and others. Also present at the special screening were Internationally acclaimed star, Sarita Choudhury, the debutant child actor, Zoya Hassan and Writer, Director and Producer of FOR REAL, Sona Jain.

After the screening of the film, a very moved Shri L. K. Advani said, "I am not surprised that FOR REAL has received so many awards. It is just as the title suggests- REAL, an excellent, fine piece of art. I was not expecting where the film led to (emotionally). Every artists' work in the film is praise-worthy, especially the little child actor, Zoya Hassan."

BJP LEADER L K ADVANI at FOR REAL SPECIAL SCREENING

BJP LEADER L K ADVANI at FOR REAL SPECIAL SCREENING


Praising the young debutant filmmaker, Sona Jain, Shri Advani said, "It is indeed surprising that even though she is young and just a recent film school graduate from New York University, Sona has created a film of this astonishing craft. The filmmaking craft cannot be praised enough. To tell a story which delves into finer psychological points is commendable."

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Multi-awarded new feature film, FOR REAL is a story of an average Indian family living in New Delhi seen through the eyes of their six year old child. The movie stars international actress, Sarita Choudhury as the lead protagonist and introduces child-wonder Zoya Hassan. The music of the film has been composed by Grammy-winner Padma Shri Ustad Zakir Hussain.

FOR REAL has won 5 international awards till date, namely Best Actor and Best Actress (for its two child stars), Best Screenplay and Best Producer at the Asian Festival of First Films, Singapore and the Special Jury Award at the International Film Festival Ahmedabad. The film is Official Selection in the coveted Indian Panorama list this year. FOR REAL has played at over a dozen international film festival venues. This week the film is also playing in DPR Korea at the 12th Pyongnang International Film Festival, where it has been nominated for "Best Film."

FOR REAL is being released theatrically on September 17 by PVR Pictures.



 
  

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