clear clear
clear clear clear clear clear
clear
  
Movies
   Scoops & News

PEEPLI [LIVE] to be screened at IFFI 2010



November 20, 2010 05:34:38 PM IST
John Edwards, IBNS, Glamsham Editorial
Send to Friend

PEEPLI LIVE

PEEPLI LIVE

Critically acclaimed PEEPLI [LIVE] will get special screening in the forthcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2010, beginning on November 22.

'The festival will host special screening of Amir Khan Production PEEPLI [LIVE] in the presence of important cast and crew,' IFFI organizers said on Saturday afternoon.

The movie is a comic satire that highlights the topic of farmers' suicide and subsequent media and political attention. The movie released in August 2010 stars Naseerudin Shah, Raghubir Yadav, Nawazuddin Sishiqui, Shalini Vasta and Malika Shenoy among others many of whom are tribals from the village of Bhadwai in Madhya Pradesh.

This is Amir's official entry to Oscars 83rd Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Film category. PEEPLI [LIVE] received the honours of being the first Indian film that contended in the Sundance Film Festival. A special screening of the movie was also held at the Berlin International Film Festival and was named as the best first feature film at the 31st Durban International Film Festival.

IFFI will also hold screenings of five non-feature films curated by the 'Golden Jubilee of the Film and Television Institute of India.'

'As part of the celebrations of the Platinum Jubilee of Odiya Cinema, five Odiya films will be screened during the festival. There will also be screening of two films associated with the work of the 'Dada Saheb Phalke Awardees' like V K Murti and D Ramanaidu,' the officials added.



 
  

More related news


- Old is Gold for Bollywood superstars Akshay, Aamir, Anil, Varun & others! - News
- Salman Khan- Aamir Khan come together for Mumbai Development - News
- Exclusive details about Aamir Khan's DANGAL! - News
- Did the media lie about Aamir Khan blasting CBFC? - News
- Bollywood stands by Team India despite World Cup loss against Australia - News
- No 'kidding': Children content scares Aamir Khan! - News
- Why is Aamir Khan feeling ashamed? - News
- Aamir Khan happy with Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's response on Censorship guidelines - News
- Aamir Khan wants India to make it to World Cup finals! - News
- Unseen photos of superstars Khans Aamir, Shah Rukh & Salman - News
- Birthday Special: Aamir Khan's path-breaking roles! - News
- Ranbir Kapoor to finally take on Aamir Khan? - News
- Aamir Khan greeted by Jackie Shroff at his 50th birthday celebration - News
- Weight and watch: Aamir Khan weighs 90 kgs for DANGAL - News
- Know when Aamir Khan's DANGAL is releasing - News

 

 News Archives


   Comments

Movie Reviews
  Hot Gallery
Sensual in saree
Sensual in saree
Bollywood Beauties In Hot Short Frocks
Bollywood Beauties In Hot Short Frocks
B-town divas in see-through dress
B-town divas in see-through dress
Salman & His Killer Looks
Salman & His Killer Looks
more...

Tags

Shweta Kumar Anushka Sharma Suzanna Mukherjee Madhuri Dixit Shanti Dynamite Ranbir Kapoor Sapna Pabbi Amrita Arora Farhan Akhtar Mansha Bahl Tia Bajpai Akshay Kumar Ashima Sharma Shahid Kapoor Sandeepa Dhar Complete List

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.