Kolkata International Film Festival Kiff
West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.18

Lights, camera, action: Kolkata film fest a hit

The Nandan promenade was crowded as usual around 4pm on Wednesday on the 4th day of the Kolkata International Film Festival.At any point, at least five smells hung in the air. Arcane hobby publication...
By Aditya Nag in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.19

Film on conflict that lost crew members to bombings

A 142-minute war feature that had its world premiere at Kolkata International Film Festival on Monday stood out for its theme, which claimed even some of the makers of the film.The End Will Be Spectac...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 18.11.18

Simon Baker on his directorial debut Breath

Best known for the smooth-talking Patrick Jane in the TV series The Mentalist, Simon Baker was in Calcutta as part of the Australian delegation to showcase his directorial debut Breath at the Kolkata ...
By Ushnota Paul in

West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.18

Kolkata film fest exhibition at Nazrul Tirtha

By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 27.11.19

‘Grass told me Rushdie ripped off his book’

After the screening of his 163-minute director’s cut of The Tin Drum at the Kolkata International Film Festival earlier this month, Volker Schlondorff applauded the audience of around 300 who had ga...
By Shantanu Datta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.19

Blockade over lights during open screening

Traffic around the Rashbehari Avenue crossing was stalled for half an hour from 9pm on Tuesday after supporters of minister Sovandeb Chattopadhyay set up a roadblock to protest alleged manhandling of ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.11.19

Dhankhar hurt for not being invited to KIFF

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Sunday expressed dismay that he has not been invited to the 25th Kolkata International Film Festival to be held from November 8 to 15.Dhankhar told reporters o...
By PTI in Kolkata

Entertainment  /  Published 26.11.19

Masterclass with Andie Macdowell

The darling of ’90s Hollywood romcoms like Four Weddings and A Funeral, The Object of Beauty and Green Card, Andie MacDowell was in town recently for the 2019 Kolkata International Film festival. t2...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 08.11.19

Magnificent seven

Volker Schlöndorff, who won the Oscar and a Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 1979 for his cinematic adaptation of Gunter Grass’s The Tin Drum, says he was not keen to direct the film in ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.19

Tin Drum maker in city of abundance of life

An 80-year-old Palme d’Or and Oscar-winning director from Berlin will be taking two master classes at the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) on adapting literature and working with actors. S...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta


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