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Akshay Kumar to inaugurate 43rd International Film Festival of India

Akshay Kumar to inaugurate 43rd International Film Festival of India


Bollywood star Akshay Kumar will kick off the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) at a football ground in the capital later this month, organisers said, adding that over 70 films would be premiered at the 10-day event. “Akshay
Don't get Akshay Kumar to inaugurate IFFI: Hindu group

Don’t get Akshay Kumar to inaugurate IFFI: Hindu group


Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar should not be invited to inaugurate the 43rd International Film festival of India (IFFI), because he has denigrated Hindu deities in his latest film “Oh My God”, a right-wing Hindu group said Monday. “Akshay Kumar who
Curtains come down on 42nd IFFI

Curtains come down on 42nd IFFI


There was a sense of emptiness among those attending the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) as the curtains came down Saturday evening. Most of Goa was buzzing with frenetic activity during the 10-day festival, featuring 6,680 delegates from
Child poverty film wins Short Film Award at IFFI

Child poverty film wins Short Film Award at IFFI


BollywoodNewsWorld.com, A short film about child poverty in India won the Golden Lamp Tree award, while a film on pesticides tragedies in India won the Special Environment Film prize in the Short Film competition awards at the 42nd International Film
Brazilian documentary director Oscar Marron Filho dies at IFFI

Brazilian documentary director Oscar Marron Filho dies at IFFI


In a tragic incident, Brazilian documentary director Oscar Marron Filho suffered a cardiac arrest during an interactive session Sunday afternoon and died later at a local hospital. IFFI director Shankar Mohan said that as a mark of respect for the
Shahrukh Khan offers to strip at IFFI opener

Shahrukh Khan offers to strip at IFFI opener


Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan Wednesday turned an otherwise drab official function into a rib-tickling affair by offering to strip and reveal his bermudas on stage at the inauguration of the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI). Shah Rukh,
Taiwanese film wins Golden Peacock award at IFFI

Taiwanese film wins Golden Peacock award at IFFI


Panaji, (BollywoodNewsWorld.com) Taiwanese film “I Can’t Live Without You” was awarded the prestigious Golden Peacock for best film at the 40th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) at the festival’s closing ceremony here Thursday. The award, a citation and a
Sunil Shetty skips father-in-law's birthday bash for IFFI

Sunil Shetty skips father-in-law’s birthday bash for IFFI


Mumbai, Suniel Shetty missed his father-in-law’s birthday celebration in the US to attend the screening of “Red Alert-The War Within” – a movie that deals with the Maoists – at the 40th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa.
Amitabh Bachchan not invited to IFFI, co-host upset

Amitabh Bachchan not invited to IFFI, co-host upset


Panaji, (BollywoodNewsWorld.com) The entertainment society of Goa (ESG), co-host of the 40th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), has held its central government partner Directorate of film festivals (DFF) responsible for not inviting legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan