MAMI 2017 Report: Best films from 19th Mumbai Film Festival

Yes, it’s a month late, but i thought that the recommendations in here would come in handy for those who are attending upcoming film festivals like IFFI, IFFK and PIFF.

As usual, the MAMI organised Mumbai Film Festival this year, too, had a great line-up of films from across the globe. But their selection of Indian films (especially Marathi) left a lot to be desired. Apart from the films, any report cannot miss the fact that how well organised this year’s event was compared to previous years. There were no major technical issues with any screenings and even the much feared BookMyShow booking system worked smoothly.

I watched fewer films this year but that meant i didn’t waste time watching abjectly bad movies. Of course, the strategy also meant that i missed out on a few gems as well. So, these are the ones i would highly recommend:Continue reading “MAMI 2017 Report: Best films from 19th Mumbai Film Festival”

Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2017: Must Watch (Day 7, 18th October)

So this is the last opportunity for delegates to check out the fantastic movies that are being screened at the film festival. Here are our picks:

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Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2017: Must Watch (Day 5, 16th October)

We hope you were able to catch most of the movies we had recommended over the weekend. Here’s what we think you should watch on Day 5 of the film festival:

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Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2017: Must Watch (Day 4, 15th October)

Well, it’s a Sunday and hence the schedule is going to be jam packed with the best of films. Here are our picks:

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Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2017: Must Watch (Day 3, 14th October)!

The weekend is usually the time when the best films are scheduled to be screened. Here are our picks:

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A Fantastic Woman: Trailer

A Fantastic Woman (Spanish: Una mujer fantástica) is a 2017 Chilean drama film directed by Sebastián Lelio. It was selected to compete for the Golden Bear in the main competition section of the 67th Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Silver Bear award for Best Script.Continue reading “A Fantastic Woman: Trailer”