5th Jagran Film Festival to screen an eclectic mix of Cypriot Cinema
India’s only travelling film festival; Jagran Film Festival has reached its last leg and
concludes in Mumbai from 22ndSeptember, 2014 to 28th September, 2014 at PVR
Cinemas, Andheri and Cinemax, Versova. The festival presents an exciting line up of
films in diverse genres from every corner of the world. The fifth edition of Jagran Film
Festival under the category ‘Country Focus’ will screen an eclectic mix of ‘Cypriot
Cinema’ during the festival.
Cyprus is a European country and a part of European Union. In spite being a small island it
has produced some remarkable movies. Cypriot cinema started in late 1950’s and has
being growing since then. They started producing feature length films in late 1960’s and
1970’s and saw a richer crop of films. The integration with EU helped boost and produce
distinctive cinema. Though people don’t know much about Cyprus cinema, it has produced
astounding movies which have won accolades and been nominated in various categories at
renowned film festivals.
5th Jagran Film Festival, 2014 brings to its audience a diverse collection of Cypriot cinema
and attempts to promote the rich cinema of the country. The movies going to be screened
under the category country focus are Block 12 by directorKyriacos Tofarides, Joy and
sorrow of the body by director Andreas Pantzis, Kalabush by director Adonis
Floridisand Theodoros Nikolaidis and Fish n chips by director Elias Demetriou.
The festival promises to be bigger and better this edition with both size and power over the years.
Registration Details: http://www.jff.co.in/
Date: ’2014 to ’2014
- PVR Cinemas, Citi Mall, Survey No. 41, Andheri Link Road, Andheri (West), Mumbai 4000053.
- Cinemax, Infiniti Mall, New Link Road, Versova, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400053.