Critically acclaimed and successful filmmaker Anubhav Sinha will participate in the 26th edition of the prestigious Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) scheduled from 8-15 January 2021.
For this year’s Satyajit Ray Memorial Lecture, KIF is delighted to be an ace-writer as a respected speaker, sharing his thoughts on the subject – “Social Responsibility in Mainstream Indian Cinema”.
The organizers of the festival have also scheduled the screening of Anubhav Sinha’s critically acclaimed film, Property Featuring the late Rishi Kapoor on the second day of the festival.
Sinha’s recent works, Property (2018), Article 15 (2019) more Thappad (2020) has held the mirror for society and has shown the consequences of religious prejudice, caste discrimination and domestic violence. The importance and seriousness of the topic of the lecture will be clarified through a discussion of its critically acclaimed works.
Anubhav Sinha says, “I feel honored to be invited to such a prestigious film festival where I have been conferred with the honored responsibility of delivering the Satyajit Ray Memorial Lecture. I am waiting to meet and interact with the eminent people there. I’m glad that Property The festival will be screened. “
In the wake of the Kovid-19 epidemic, the 26th edition of Kolkata International Film Festival has been designed in a smart frame giving due importance to social distancing. This version is mainly offered in online mode for cine lovers, critics, actors and others to feel the pulse of the Gala International Film Festival in the cultural capital of India.