The BRICS Film Festival is taking place at the Sirifort Auditorium Complex, New Delhi, from September 2nd to September 6th, 2016. BRICS 2016 will showcase culture, films, song & dance and food of the 5 member countries, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Not Just Movies but some Famed Stage performances will be hosted. Five-day BRICS film festival begins today during which selected films from
#BRICS countries would be screened. General Vijay Kumar Singh ( Gen V K Singh ), Minister of State for External Affairs will inaugurate the BRICS Film Festival.
China will host the next edition of the festival.
Live Streaming – Watch at 5PM: Inaugural ceremony of
#BRICSFilmFest at this link:
Watch at 5PM: Inaugural ceremony of #BRICSFilmFest at this link: https://t.co/kE1j3YikVm …
— MIB India (@MIB_India) September 2, 2016
List of Movies or Films to be Screened at Event (Baahubali, Veeram)
A total of 20 films will be screened during the Festival.
Malayalam filmmaker Jayaraj’s upcoming historical drama “Veeram”, which stars Kunal Kapoor in the lead role, will open the BRICS Film Festival on September 2. “Veeram” is an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s play, “Macbeth”.
The five-day festival will screen films from Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa besides India.
The closing film at BRICS –
Jackie Chan- starrer “Skiptrace”.
National Award-winning films “Baahubali”, “Bajirao Mastani” and “Thithi” are among the Indian films in the competitive section.
The films in the competition section from all the 5 participating countries are listed below:
|Between ValleysDirector: Philippe Barcinski||14+Director: Andrei Zaitsev||Baahubali- the BeginningDirector: S.S. Rajamouli||Book of LoveDirector: Xiaolu Xue||Free StateDirector: Sallas De Jager|
|Road 47Director: Vincente Ferraz||About LoveDirector: Anna Melikyan||Bajirao MastaniDirector: Sanjay Leela Bhansali||Go Away Mr. TumorDirector: Han Yan||KalushiDirector: Mandla Dube|
|The History of EternityDirector: Camilo Cavalcante||The Battle of SevastopolDirector: Sergey Mokritsky||CinemawalaDirector: Kaushik Ganguly||Songs of the PhoenixDirector: Tian-Ming Wu||Mrs. Right GuyDirector: Adze Ugah|
|They’ll Come BackDirector: Marcello Lordello||Very Best DayDirector: Zhora Krizovnicka||ThithiDirector: Raam Reddy||Xuan ZangDirector: Jianqi Huo||TessDirector: Meg Rickards|
Latest BRICS film festival HighLights, Updates:-
‘#Baahubali – The Beginning’ to be screened at the BRICS Film Festival this September.
‘#Baahubali – The Beginning’ to be screened at the BRICS Film Festival this September. https://t.co/Tdi1zxHRmv
— Baahubali (@BaahubaliMovie) August 26, 2016
Press Conference for Film Veeram in 1st BRICS Film Fest 2016