Day 4 of the 15th Mumbai Film Festival enchants all

Cine lovers were treated to wonderful films such as Viridiana directed by Luis Bunuel,  60 going on 12 directed by Frederic Proust, Diederik Ebbinge’s Matterhorn and Tokyo Story directed by Yasujiro Ozu. Other films screened throughout the day included Davy Chou’s Golden Summers, Costa Gavras’ Capital, Sulemani Keeda directed by Amit V Masurkar, A Castle in Italy directed by Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi among others. Kabhi Kabhi  was screened in homage to…

15th Mumbai Film Festival Diary: Day 1

After a wonderful opening ceremony followed by screening of The Butler; the 1st actual day of the festival (or the 2nd day as the organizers refer to) went off pretty well. Various members of MAM were seen to be feverishly making their plans and covering up films of their choice at all the 3 venues-…

Mumbai Film Festival 2013 Guide Part Four: The Classics

Classics are classics, they define and redefine film language. They are the starting point for many themes and emotions. They are classics because they tell unforgettable stories through visual medium. MFF has always presented classics under various sections. Some are restored films and some are retrospective films.I decided not to crib about MFF for the…