Thursday 29 October 2020

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Culture | Film

‘Nachom-ia’ makes entry for Oscars, Konkani creates history

‘Nachom-ia Kumpasar’, a national award winning Konkani film by Bardroy Barreto, has made its entry for the Oscar awards, making the world of Konkani proud once again. READ

'Nachom-ia' dances as it wins three more international awards

Nachom-ia Kumpasar, a Konkani film, once again excelled at international film fest, now winning three awards including best direction award to Goan filmmaker Bardroy Barreto. READ

A tribute to Goan by a Goan wins award at London Film Fest

Shai Heredia, a Goan by origin, along with Shumona Deol, another young Indian filmmaker, won this year’s Best Short Film Award at the 59th BFI London Film Festival last week for their short film ‘An ... READ

Laxmikant’s new Konkani film on anvil – ‘Bhavarth’ … faith during Conversions

Goa’s internationally acclaimed film maker Laxmikant Shetgaonkar is coming out with a new Konkani film, this time based on the religious faith, the issue that erupted during the most turbulent history of Goa – religious ... READ

'Nachom-ia' bags audience award at London Film Fest

“Nachom-ia Kumpasar” (Let’s Dance to the Rhythm), a National Award winning Konkani film, bagged the Labray Play audience award for pulling record audience at the London Indian Film Festival. READ

'Filmi' MP should head I&B ministry: Pandit

Filmmaker and censor board member Ashoke Pandit today said an MP from the film industry should be the information and broadcasting minister. READ

I owe my success to Goa, Rohit at Goa Film Fest

Bollywood filmmaker Rohit Shetty credits his success in the film industry to Goa, where he has shot several of his films. READ

1 BJP, 3 Opp MLAs demand postponement of Goa Film Fest

Four legislators, including one from ruling BJP, on Wednesday demanded postponement of the Goa State Film Festival which will start from Thursday here. READ

Why Goa Film Fest during holy week? asks Opposition

The upcoming Goa State Film Festival has run into controversy with Opposition parties terming the BJP-led government as 'anti-minority' for holding it in the 'Holy Week'. READ

Goa congratulates Bardroy & 'Nachom-ia..' film for national award

Goa Assembly today congratulated the makers of Konkani musical hit 'Nachom-ia-kumpasar' (Let's dance together to the rhythm), which bagged the national film awards in three different categories. READ