43rd International Film Festival of India

Over 160 films from over 70 different countries will be screened at the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which rolls out the red carpet along the banks of the beautiful Mandovi river in Goa. The festival will begin on November 20 with the screening of 'The Life of Pi', while the closing film will be 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'.

The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Mira Nair's film wins Centenary Award at IFFI

Well-known filmmaker Mira Nair's films have always graced many prestigious award functions and her latest offering 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' continues to add to the glory. The film has been awarded the first Centenary Award at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), recently held in Goa.

Facepalm! IFFI director Shankar Mohan's laptop stolen by Kerala delegate

Police have arrested a film festival delegate from Kerala for stealing a laptop belonging to the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) director Shankar Mohan.

BJP promoting alcohol during IFFI in Goa, says women's group

The BJP is more keen on promoting alcohol than the Congress party in the state, women's rights activists alleged.

IFFI celebrates Asian spiritualism through cinema

A new section celebrating Asian spiritualism through cinema has been launched with the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that got off to a rousing start here Tuesday. Films like 'The Buddha, Light of Asia', 'Samsara', 'Mystic Iran: The Unseen World', 'The Burmese Harp' and 'The Great Pilgrim' will be screened under this section titled Soul of Asia: Cinema

'Anhey Ghore Da Daan' wins the best film award at IFFI

Punjabi film 'Anhey Ghore Da Daan' (Alms For A Blind Horse) won the Golden Peacock award for best film at IFFI.

IFFI: Bollywood knows its formula best, says Turkish director

Members of the delegation from Turkey who have come down here for the International Film Festival of India are quite impressed with Bollywood movies and even the audience here.

Akshay Kumar: My family used to skip meals to buy movie tickets

The 43rd International Film Festival of India took off to a grand start today with Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar inaugurating the cinematic extravaganza that celebrates the 100 years of Indian cinema over the next 10 days.

Life of Pi: IFFI to open with Ang Lee's film

'Life of Pi' is a gripping tale of a boy, who is adrift at sea on a lifeboat with a tiger.

IFFI 2012: Over 160 films from 70 countries to be screened

Over 160 films from over 70 different countries will be screened at the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which rolls out the red carpet along the banks of the beautiful Mandovi river, Tuesday. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will inaugurate the festival Tuesday evening, which is being held in Goa for the ninth time since 2004.