Posts Tagged ‘Chakravyuh’

Faces. Faces. Faces. Vertical. Horizontal. Just faces. Give me more faces.
Is this the brief for designing Prakash Jha’s film posters? Just have a look at the posters of his last four films – Satyagraha, Chakravyuh, Aarakshan and Raajneeti. What else do you see? Nothing.

Another interesting experiment – Try to see one poster and imagine the name of some other Prakash Jha film there. Would it make any difference? Naah.

So who is the culprit? Raise your hand please.

The BFI London Film Festival has unveiled its complete line-up for 2012. And there are quite a few Indian films in the list.

– The only film with desi connect which is in official competition section is Deepa Mehta’s Midnight’s Children. Click here for more details.

– After its TIFF premiere, Anand Gandhi’s Ship Of Theseus is going to compete for “The Sutherland Award” in The First Feature competition category. To know more about the film click here and here.

– Mira Nair’s The Reluctant Fundamentalis had its world premiere at the Venice Festival. Now it will have its Gala in the “Dare” segment at LFF. More details about the film here.

– After Cannes and Toronto, Peddlers continues its fest run with screening in “Dare” segment of the fest. Click here and here for more details.

– Rani Mukherjee and Prithviraj starrer Aiyya will have its world premiere at the fest. This is Sachin Kundalkar first Hindi feature film.

– Prakash Jha’s Chakravyush will have a Gala in the Thrill segment and Satyajit Ray’s Mahanagar will have a screening in “Treasures” seection.

– The official website of the festival also lists two more films in Indian segment – Save Your Legs and Sri Lankan production With you, Without You.

– To know more about the film festival, films and the screening schedule, click here.