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Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival: News

Review Hindi

Cinestaan Curates: Sunday is a gentle, heart-warming film about imagined possibilities

The film won the Riyad Wadia award for Best Emerging Indian Filmmaker at the Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival.

14 days ago — Sukhpreet Kahlon

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Ajoy Kumar Das wins KASHISH 2021 Wendell Rodricks Poster Design Contest

He will receive a cash award of Rs25,000, supported by the late Wendell Rodricks’ estate, and his design will be used on all KASHISH 2021 collaterals.

28 days ago — Our Correspondent

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KASHISH, Kala Ghoda Arts Festival join forces to showcase LGBTQIA+ films

Six short films from KASHISH will be screened on 6 February as part of the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival.

2 months ago — Our Correspondent

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KASHISH 2021 opens submissions for Wendell Rodricks Poster Design Contest

The 12th edition of the festival will be held virtually between 20 and 30 May 2021.

3 months ago — Our Correspondent

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KASHISH We Care Fund supports 5 organizations that help LGBTQIA+ communities during pandemic

The fund will be utilised to provide free meals, rations, medical support and shelter to transgender people.

5 months ago — Our Correspondent

Review English

Saving Chintu review: Well-intentioned but far from effective

The short film, which is being screened at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, addresses the important issues of discrimination and prejudice but isn’t able to execute its vision well.

6 months ago — Sonal Pandya

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Arun Fulara’s script, My Mother’s Girlfriend, wins the Kashish QDrishti Film Grant 2020

Anjum Rajabali, Aruna Raje Patil, Onir, Neeraj and Sridhar Rangayan selected the winner at an online pitch session.

6 months ago — Our Correspondent

Review English

Stray Dolls review: Moody drama headlined by Geetanjali Thapa’s strong performance

Sonejuhi Sinha’s directorial debut in feature filmmaking has a distinctive style and flair but still leaves you cold at the end of the day.

8 months ago — Sonal Pandya

Article Marathi

Sunday is as much about loneliness and lack of intimacy as about sexuality: Arun Fulara on his debut short

Sunday will be screened on 16 August as part of the upcoming Bengaluru International Short Film Festival being held online this year.

8 months ago — Sukhpreet Kahlon

Article Indian

Brazilian film Music For The Bleeding Hearts wins top award at Kashish festival 2020

The 11th edition of the queer film festival, held virtually this year, concluded with a closing and awards ceremony streamed live on Facebook and YouTube.

9 months ago — Our Correspondent

Article Hindi

Finding Badnaam Basti (1972): Accidental discovery that restored a piece of Indian cinematic history

Directed by journalist Prem Kapoor, the film was presumed lost for more than 40 years, till it was found by chance in an archive in Germany.

9 months ago — Sukhpreet Kahlon

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Nandita Das applauds Aarti Neharsh's short film The Song We Sang

The film, about two women falling in love, is set to have its Indian premiere at the 11th Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival beginning 22 July.

9 months ago — Our Correspondent

Article Hindi

Kashish 2020: French film The Shiny Shrimps to open virtual festival, Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhi Akele to close

A total of 157 films from 42 countries will be screened at the 11th edition of the Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival from 22 through 30 July.

9 months ago — Our Correspondent

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Kashish festival lands in a controversy ahead of 11th edition; Celina Jaitly quits as brand ambassador

Pallav Patankar, the festival's long-serving marketing director, was asked to leave, allegedly because of political disagreements.

9 months ago — Sukhpreet Kahlon

Article Hindi

Coronavirus update: Kashish 2020 postponed; will now be held in September

The 11th edition of the queer film festival was to be held from 20-24 May in Mumbai. 

about 1 year ago — Our Correspondent

Article Hindi

Kashish to release 4 LGBTQ short films in eight cities on 21 and 22 January

Actress Konkana Sensharma and director Tanuja Chandra, who have collaborated for the film A Monsoon Date, shared their reactions.

about 1 year ago — Our Correspondent

Article Hindi

Good cinema is medium for social change: Anupam Kher at Kashish film festival

Kher, through his acting school Actor Prepares, will sponsor top prizes at this year's Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival.

over 2 years ago — IANS

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En Magan Magizhvan, Irattajeevitham, Nobleman lead 9th Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival

The annual festival is being held from 23 to 27 May in Mumbai this year.

over 2 years ago — Sonal Pandya

Article French Hindi

French film Beats Per Minute to open Kashish film fest 2018

The festival, the theme for which this year is 'Together, With Pride', will be held from 23-27 May at the Liberty Carnival Cinemas and Metro Inox in Mumbai.

over 2 years ago — IANS