The pageant is aimed toward serving to filmmakers attain giant audiences nearly, whereas offering movie aficionados with entry to those movies. The Bandra Film Festival will even enable viewers to donate funds to help the movies and filmmakers of their alternative.
All donations will go in the direction of supporting the chosen movie and filmmakers, who’re going by way of these difficult occasions.
Bandra Film Festival can also be going to make an preliminary donation to the participant movie makers, as a token of appreciation for his or her work.
“For the previous 15 years we have now curated and distributed content material. Many titles didn’t match the necessities of the net platforms and went unnoticed. This gave us a purpose and likelihood to create a brand new platform to amplify the undiscovered and forgotten gems from the previous as nicely to showcase new expertise rising on a regular basis,” stated Pooja Kohli Taneja, Artistic Director of Bandra Film Festival.
The pageant is opening with ‘Frozen’, directed by Shivajee Chandrabhushan, starring Danny Denzongpa, Aamir Bashir and Yashpal Sharma; and Uss Paar, an off-beat movie by Arati Kadav, starring Jackie Shroff and Ovi Dixit.
Satya Raghavan, Director – Content Partnerships, YouTube India, stated, “Cinema is core to Indian tradition in a manner that it is typically laborious to differentiate the road between life and artwork and this deep affect is palpable on YouTube, which more and more serves as a barometer for what captivates audiences. Fittingly, India can also be residence to the world’s most vibrant movie business and we’re very excited to convey to our tens of millions of viewers the Bandra Film Festival, which curates the most effective of cinema from totally different components of India, and offers a platform to imminent cinematic expertise.”
All the movies showcased shall be categorised into 3 broad sections -‘Gems from the Past’, ‘Off the overwhelmed path’, and ‘New Discoveries’.
“I’m very excited to have the ability to dig deep into the huge world of some sensible, undiscovered and distinctive movies,” stated Andrea Manath, Programmer at Bandra Film Festival. “Our handpicked curations will lead audiences in the direction of enriching experiences in progressive storytelling. Our goal is to supply a wider and vital outreach to this multitude of content material.”
Films could be seen on the Bandra Film Festival YouTube channel.