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INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF LOS ANGELES 2017 (IFFLA) ANNOUNCES DATES, NEW VENUE AND CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR THE 15TH ANNUAL EDITION

The 15th annual Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) will take place April 5-9, 2017 at Regal L.A. LIVE: A Barco Innovation Center in Los Angeles, California.  This will be IFFLA’s first year in the state-of-the-art, world-class cinema in the heart of Los Angeles’ vibrant and developing downtown district.  Zee Cinema will return for a third year as…

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Brahman Naman (2016) Movie Review: Quizzical Days

Directors like Q in India are a rarity. While his brand of cinema is not exactly what would be considered palatable by the movie-going public, if one chooses to partake of that experience, it is quite an illuminating experience. After his controversial debut feature “Gandu” and the psychedelic “Tasher Desh”, when it was announced that…

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The Violin Player wins the top award at the 37th Durban International Film Festival

Bauddhayan Mukherji’s directorial next, The Violin Player had its International Premiere at the 37th Durban International Film Festival where it won the top award of Best Feature Film.Starring Adil Hussain and Bengali actor Ritwick Chakraborty, The Violin Player was the only Indian feature in the competition at the recently concluded festival. The jury described the film as “a seductive and mysterious tale of a violin…