Shankar Mohan

  • Facepalm! IFFI director's laptop stolen by delegate November 27, 2012

    Panaji: 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. Superintendent of Police (North) Vijay Singh told reporters here that a delegate from Kerala MK Venu had stolen the laptop from Menon's cabin where there...
  • Husain's documentary to be screened at IFFI November 30, 2011

    Panaji: A film documentary by late painter M.F. Husain will finally be screened at the ongoing 42nd International Film Festival of India despite right wing protests, said organisers Tuesday. Speaking to reporters, festival director Shankar Mohan said Husain's documentary 'Through the eyes of a painter' would 'definitely be screened' Wednesday, but...
  • No screening of Husain's film at IFFI November 27, 2011

    Panaji: Bowing to pressure from rightwing Hindu groups, organisers of the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) deferred the screening of legendary artist M.F. Husain's documentary. Speaking to reporters Sunday, IFFI director Shankar Mohan said the screening of 'Through the Eyes of a Painter' was a homage by the film...
  • IFFI organisers to provide low cost facilities November 22, 2011

    Panaji: Delegates for the forthcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2011 won't have to pinch their pockets much with the organisers making arrangements for affordable food and low cost accommodation. "The delegates would be provided a tent accommodation at the IFFI village, 2 kms away from the main venue on...