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On May 31, Thursday, 7:00 pm, took place the Closing Gala of the 17th edition of the Imagineindia International Film Festival. With the presence of directors, international producers: Bauddhayan Mukherji (India) Director, Airat Iamilov (Russia) Director of photography, Delphine Montaigne (France) Actress, Yunxing Nie (China) Director, Sun Yun (China) Producer, Tzahi Grad (Israel) Director, producer.
The Gala was presented by the actor Sergio Pazos and actress Yolanda Font.
The Awards were given by Spanish cinema personalities like : Pedro Hernández (Producer of Magical Girl), Ángela Molina (Actress), Innocence (Singer), Azucena de la Fuente (Actress), Alba Ferrara (Actress), Lola Forner (Actress), José Marzilli (Representative of Javier Bardem), David Marqués (Scriptwriter of Campeones), Paola García San Juan (Director), Pedro Mari Sánchez (Actor), Félix Sabroso (Director) or authorities : Hagit Mualem (Embassy of Israel), Jeeva Maria Roy (Embassy of India) among others.
The Official Presentation of Imagineindia 2018 will take place at a Press Conference on 8th May, atThe Travel Brand Xperience (Calle Miguel Ángel 33, Madrid),12.00 h.
The event will count with the participation of Juan Echanove (Actor), Gran Wyoming (TV presenter),Dani Mateo (TV Presenter), Sergio Pazos (Actor), Nerea Garmendía (Actress), Alba Ferrara(Actress), Helga Martínez (Photographer), David Marqués (Director), Yolanda Font (Actress),Mayte Ariza (Dream,s Strategy), Jaime Iglesias Gamboa (Film Critic), José Marzilli (Actor,s Agent), Cynthia Hurtado (Information and Culture Assistant Embassy of India), Jesús Arcos García (Cultural Secretary of Embassy of Israel) , Qazi Abdur Rahim (Festival Director).
Imagineindia festival is sponsored by the Madrid City Council, the State Government of Madrid,Embassy of India, Directorate for film festivals (DFF), Minsitry of External Affairs of India (MEA), in addition to the numerous collaborators.
The 17th edition of Imagineindia International Film Festival will come to Madrid’s screens from May 17 to 31, 2018. More than 80 films, 6 venues, 12 international guests make this festival a classic among the film festivals in Spain.
13 films from 11 countries will compete in the Official Section for the “Golden Chakra” in the 17th edition of Imagineindia, which will take place in Madrid from May 17 to 31. Accompanied by parallel sections for documentaries, short films, film schools, humanitarian conflicts (Syria), women or religions. Continue reading Imagineindia 2018 Official Presentation
B The Travel Brand Xperience (MADRID) Calle Miguel Ángel 33. Metro Gregorio Marañón
Monday 2 October 19.30 h
Free and Easy (Geng Jun) China Continue reading Imagineindia Programme in September – October – November
Manuel Tallafé (Cadiz, July 5, 1963) is a Spanish actor. A multi-faceted artist, he has also been gagman, singer (won with his first album the prize ImaginaRock), collaborator in television and radio programs. Participant in more than 30 films.
Born in the Guipuzcoan town of Beasain, at age 10, she moved to San Sebastián where she lived until she went to Madrid to study at the Cristina Rota Drama School and Alicia Hermida’s La Barraca.
Nerea began to become famous among the Basque public with the program of ETB2 Vaya Semanita where she was one of the protagonists. The sitcom was presented by Óscar Terol and had such fame that TVE1 decided to launch them statewide with Made In China.
Moh Maya Money (English: In Greed We Trust) is a Hindi Feature film directed by Munish Bhardwaj and starring Ranvir Shorey and Neha Dhupia. The film’s journey began at the NFDC Film Bazaar in 2015 where it was a Film Bazaar Recommends project. The film premiered at the New York Indian Film Festival, and has also played at the London Indian Film Festival, Silk Screen Festival at Pittsburgh and the Chicago South Asian Film Festival where it was selected in competition and as the Centerpiece film. Continue reading Moh Maya Money (Munish Bhardwaj)
SANSARE DADAYAKKARA, Dir. Prasanna Jayakody | Sri Lanka | 2015 |75’
Leopard Do Not Bite (Sinhalese: Dadayakkaraya) is a Sri Lankan drama directed by Prasanna Jayakody, starring Sanjeewa Upendra, Hemasiri Liyanage, and Christina Britto. It depicts a conflict between a monk and a hunter, giving a ground to a philosophical exploration of death’s place in life. The story was inspired by Simon Navagattegama’s novel Dadayakkaraya’s story. It was screened at 20th Busan International Film Festival 2015. Continue reading SANSARE DADAYAKKARA, a film of Prasanna Jayakody (Srilanka) in Barcelona
BEST FILM : Newton (India) Amit Masurkar Producers : Manish Mundra, Shiladitya Bora.
BEST DIRECTOR : Veronica Kedar (Israel) for Family
BEST ACTOR : Tzahi Grad (Israel) for The Cousin
BEST ACTRESS : Angellie Nicolle Sanoy (Phillipines) for Bomba
BEST PHOTOGRAPHY : Airat Iamilov (Russia) for Sofichka
BEST MUSIC : Daphne Keenan (Israel) for Family
SPECIAL MENTION IN MUSIC : Highway 318 (Yunxing Nie) China
BEST SHORT FILM : ADN of Wild Beasts (Delphine Montaigne) France
SPECIAL MENTION for short films :
Shmama (Miki Polonski) Israel
Nada (Adel Ahmed Yehia) Egypt
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Wednesday 21 december 20.00 h
Marlen Khutsiev’s “July Rain” has lost none of its radical modernity. Often described as the Soviet version of an Antonioni film, pic follows 28-year-old Lena (Evgeniya Uralova, who bears a vague resemblance to Monica Vitti) through a kind of existential crisis, as she realizes her relationship with perfect boyfriend Volodya (Aleksandr Belyavsky) is empty and their friends are superficial fools. Continue reading July rain (M.Khutsiev) a prophetic work at Imagineindia Navarra