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Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Silchar Film festival inaugurated

Silchar, Jan 6: Noted actor Sabyasachi Chakraborty today inaugurated the Silchar Film festival organized by Beekshan Cine Commune.‘Tintoretor Jishu’, directed by Sandip Roy in which Chakraborty played the   role  of ‘Feluda’, a  much acclaimed detective character of Satyajit Roy,was shown on the opening day. Later, Chakraborty joined  a chat,suitably named ‘Feludar Sanga Adda’ after the show. The five day long festival, being held at District Library auditorium, would also show critically acclaimed films like ‘Firaq’ by Nandita Das, ‘Kalpurush’ by Budhadeb Dasgupta, ‘Slumdog Millionaire’by Daniel Boyle , ‘Chaturanga’ by Suman Mukhopadhyay, ‘Tare Zamin Par’ by Amir Khan, ‘Mumbai Meri Jaan’ by Nishikant Kamat, and all time classics like ‘Bi-Cycle Thives’ by Vittorio De Sica, ‘Father’ by Mazid Mazidi. Apart from  the shows, open quiz, talk show and debate competition would also be held during the festival. THE SENTINEL


mini speaks said...

wow this is awesome. Didn't know there is a film festival in Silchar. Thank you so much for this. I am in Silchar right now and am definitely off to the festival. My trip is made.

Anonymous said...

this ia a good news for us, Silchar film festival will inspire many youths of this region to make a career in film industry.
thanks for this news

subhajit debroy said...

This is definitely good news. Silcharites have lots of potential and this kind of film festival is a forebearer of things to come. Thank you for sharing the news. Heartning to know that our home town is into cultural interaction at national level..Cheers!!!


Anonymous said...

This may be a small step but it is in the right direction and i hope it continues