Cannes 2024: 7 Indian Films To Be Screened

Posters of movies. (Picture courtesy: IANS)


The 77th version of the Cannes Movie Competition is ready to be held within the French Riviera from Might 14 with India set to make its mark on the canvas of the distinguished movie pageant, thought-about to be one of many largest movie festivals on this planet. Seven movies from India shall be part of the pageant. One of many movies, and India’s large hopes comes within the type of the Malayalam movie All We Think about As Gentle. The movie, directed by Payal Kapadia, shall be screened on the pageant on Might 23.

All We Think about As Gentle follows the story of two roommates who function nurses at a hospital. How love and self-discovery carry a few change of their views types the crux of the story.

The movie would be the 1st Indian movie in the principle section (Palme d’Or) of Cannes, the final was Swaham which was launched in 1994.

One other movie to be screened on the pageant is Santosh. The movie is directed by British-Indian filmmaker Sandhya Suri and shall be screened on the Un Sure Regard part of the 2024 Cannes Movie Competition.

Santosh stars Shahana Goswami within the lead position and follows the story of a newly widowed lady who inherits her husband’s job as a police constable in rural northern India.

Then there’s the Kannada brief movie Sunflowers Have been The First Ones To Know which shall be screened beneath the Cinéfondation or La Cinef part of the Cannes Movie Competition. The movie is directed by FTII scholar Chidanand Naik.

Smita Patil and Naseeruddin Shah’s movie Manthan, which was launched in 1976, is ready to be screened beneath the Cannes Classics choice. The movie additionally starred Girish Karnad and Kulbhushan Kharbanda.

Actress Radhika Apte’s movie Sister Midnight too has been chosen beneath the Administrators’ Fortnight class on the Cannes Movie Competition, this yr.

The movie, directed by Karan Kandhari, is a few spouse who navigates the challenges of married life in a slum. Having suffered oppression, she goals to hunt revenge.

In Retreat, directed by Syed Maisam Ali Shah, tells the story of a person who returns to his hometown after a few years. The movie is ready to be screened beneath the Affiliation for the Distribution of Impartial Cinema Part.

The ultimate movie on the checklist is The Shameless directed by Bulgarian director Konstantin Bojanov.

The movie’s story is ready in India, and it has been shot throughout Nepal and India.

The Shameless follows the story of Rani, an Indian intercourse employee, who goes on a pilgrimage to a distant temple, the place she confronts her previous, together with a love affair, who’s imprisoned for homicide in Bangalore.

The movie shall be screened beneath the Un Sure Regard part.

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