1– 6 March 2020
Organized by the Asian Film Foundation in association with Prabhat Chitra Mandal, Mumbai, and Society for Film and Media Culture, Kolkata
Venue: Ravindra Natya Mandir, Mumbai
Kathaah@8 review: Daring attempt to deal with multiple themes of life in one anthology
Eight short films in eight different languages are stitched together to make this feature, the first time a feature film has been made in eight languages.
Aapke Aa Jane Se review: This short film based on the ‘Dancing Uncle’ wins your heart
Manu Rishi Chadha brings his own version of the man whose videos went viral with his carefree dancing.
Screenplay review: Starts promisingly, then unravels in the second half
The film, directed by KL Prasad, is still worth watching for the compelling performances.
Article Hindi Marathi
Indian audiences not interested in Asian films, says Sudhir Nandgaonkar
The former film critic and founder of the Third Eye Asian Film Festival, speaks about the challenges faced in organising films festivals without government funding.
Ami O Manohar review: An experiment on trials of loneliness
Shot on iPhone, this black and white feature, directed by Amitabha Chaterji, tells the story of three souls trapped by ennui.