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    Trumbo
    A magnifying look on the life of Dalton Trumbo. A screenplay writer whose values could be compared to that of a martial at the forefront battling against the enemies titled as the communists. Blacklisted, imprisoned, exiled! His family suffered poverty, his children shunned publicly, his writings honoured under someone else’s identity. Prominent actors read his letters bringing to life the agony of a defiant screenwriter.
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    BIUTIFUL
    Uxbal is a single father of two children, who while being a devoted father, maintains a healthy relationship with the mother of his children whom he is separated from. His ex-wife is manic, depressive and an abusive mother.  He had turned to criminal activities and is forced to deal with his life in order to escape the heat of crime in underground Barcelona.   But even though he stepped into the realms of illegality, he differentiated from the rest by showing some dignity.   His entire world is ripped apart when he collides head on with a calamity yet for which he tries to find a spiritual insight.  What happens next is though brutal but is also biutiful!
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    The Reluctant Fundamentalist
    A young Pakistani man is chasing corporate success on Wall Street. Quite successful in his work, he one day finds out that his services are no longer required. And all this is because he belonged to a certain religion. His name itself causes stirs, when uttered aloud. On the backdrop of 9/11 attacks, he finds himself embroiled in a conflict between his American Dream, a hostage crisis and the enduring call of his family’s homeland. A different view to that conceived by millions on Islamic followers post 9/11 attacks in America, well presented by Ace director, Mira Nair! 
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    IFTDA Masterclass Gulzar Part 2
    Masterclass with the eminent poet, lyricist and film director Gulzar! Padma Bhushan, Dadasaheb Phalke, Academy and Grammy awardee Gulzar Sahab shares episodes of his life to the eager audience. Moderated by Sudhir Mishra the session is alive with memories, his journey in Bollywood, audience interaction and much more.
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    Ira Madiyama (August Sun)
    Three stories entwine to show the true picture of what to do after a war. In fact nothing could be done but to pick up the pieces and valiantly surging forward in the hope that the future does not duplicate the past.  A woman searches for her missing husband, leans on a dear friend but how far would she go to achieve her quest?  A Muslim boy struggling to keep his companion and friend, a dog, in a time when his family is forced to leave his home entirely. Would his family let him keep this faithful friend?  And a young soldier who walks into a brothel to find his sister among the working girls. A bitter truth to swallow, would he ever accept his sister with the life she has led?  Watch this hard hitting movie to find out!
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    IFTDA Masterclass Gulzar Part 1
    Masterclass with the eminent poet, lyricist and film director Gulzar! Padma Bhushan, Dadasaheb Phalke, Academy and Grammy awardee Gulzar Sahab shares episodes of his life to the eager audience. Moderated by Sudhir Mishra the session is alive with memories, his journey in Bollywood, audience interaction and much more.
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    Nirvana
    'NIRVANA' sets in the Holy city of India, Varanasi.A 23 minutes Documentary short film. Film showcases the beauty of Banares Ghats and the peaceful time spent by the visitors. It also introduces with the experiences of people living here from their childhood. What they have to say about the culture of this place. The Director has tried to give you a thought, why we are so tense when one day everything would be vanished. Why to stick with all materialistic things that we didn't even brought with us at the time of our birth. Festivals nominated/won:   - Bagged Best Director award at Ahmednagar International film festival 2016. - Nominated at Kerela International film festival 2016. - Nominated at First Frame International film festival 2015. - Nominated at Cinephile film festival 2016.  
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    Kisses
    The film is a coming of age drama about two ragamuffin pre-adolescents next door neighbors.   They hailed from dysfunctional families living on the outskirts of Dublin, Ireland, who run away together one Christmas holiday.   Their families had given them enough reasons to flee one night in which they experience magic as well as terror on the streets. After that their perspective about life was never the same again.  What happens to the two?  Watch this beautiful movie to find out!
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    Beginners
    A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father.  First; that he has terminal cancer  And second; that he has a young male lover!   Shortly after Hal’s mother’s death, his father came out to his son and began exploring his life as an openly gay man! Instead of fighting it, Hal welcomes his father’s honesty wholeheartedly when he sees how happy his father was!   This in turn inspires the brewing romance between him and a French girl.   A delightful movie to watch!
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    GREENBERG
    A fortysomething New Yorker is in a midlife crisis! He is single and recently was recuperating from a nervous breakdown!   But all that was in the past. At present, Greenberg has vowed to simply ‘Do Nothing!’  But even that prayer could not be heard. He had to shift to Los Angeles as he was summoned by his brother to look after his house while he was away.  That just wasn’t enough!  Go ahead and throw everything into Greenberg’s life! Romance, Former band mates, House sitting but to top it all…. A Very Sick Dog!!  An extremely entertaining one to watch!
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    A Single Man
    It was the 1960’s. He was gay and dealing with the death of a devoted partner. Suicide was on the cards as the battle within became tomenting. The silence of death would be worthier than the commotion of life. He endeavoured to get his affairs sorted within the day before his plunge into the unknown but he met people who showed him life through various eyes. Would he still stick to his promise of committing suicide in the evening? 
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    Another Year
    A married couple, who have managed to remain blissfully happy into their autumn years, are surrounded over the course of the four seasons of one average year by friends, colleagues, and family who all seem to suffer some degree of unhappiness.   A British comedy that had premiered in the prestigious Cannes Film Festival.  It encompasses the audience in fresh humour while witnessing delicate relationships going astray around a more prominent one which seems to withstand all seasons of hardships!   A very refreshing movie to watch!
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    THE RUNAWAYS
    The rise of the Runaways!  It is the story of the legendary group that paved the way for future generations of all-girl bands. But of course it didn’t hit the right note, when one band member becomes the centre of publicity!   Girls would be girls…… and at the delicate age of 15? While also being entirely unsupervised! Daggers were destined to fly!  Would jealousies result in the death of the group?? Watch this thrilling movie to find out!
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    Fair Game
    Valerie Palme is employed by the CIA. She secretly investigates the existence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.   To discredit the work of her husband, played by Sean Penn, who writes a controversial article, Valerie’s status as a CIA agent was allegedly revealed by the White House officials. He had written a 2003 New York Times op-ed piece saying that the Bush administration had manipulated intelligence about weapons of mass destruction to justify the invasion of Iraq.  Valerie is not only instantly dismissed from her job but her personal life is tossed into a major upheaval. 
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    Kaafiron ki Namaaz
    "Kaafiron Ki Namaaz" is about a recently court martialed army officer, a writer and a musician who confess their most personal secrets to each other on a rainy Christmas Eve somewhere in Srinagar, Kashmir. What begins as a dramatic discussion between the army officer and the writer in an old, abandoned hotel soon turns into a chilling meeting raising some pertinent issues. Meanwhile, the writer's camera assistant stands as a mute spectator and records everything on his camera.
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    The Eagle
    In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander of the Ninth.   Accompanied only by his British slave Esca, Marcus sets out across Hadrian's Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia - to confront its savage tribes, make peace with his father's memory, and retrieve the lost legion's golden emblem, the Eagle of the Ninth
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    THE GREATEST
    A drama that is centered around a troubled teenage girl and a family that is trying to get over the loss of their son.
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    The American
    Jack. A gunsmith and contract killer is on the run after an ambush in Sweden. Rome welcomes him with open arms, yet he feels that he is being eyed. Surrounded by two beautiful women he is yet to figure out to whom he should fear the most. Romance fogs out the inevitable but by stepping out of the shadows, Jack may be tempting fate.
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    The Wayback
    In 1941, three men attempt to flee communist Russia, escaping a Siberian gulag. The film tells their story and that of four others who escaped with them and a teenage girl who joins them in flight.   The group's natural leader is Janusz, a Pole condemned by accusations secured by torturing his wife, spent much of his youth outdoors, and knows how to live in the wild.   They escape under cover of a snowstorm: a cynical American, a Russian thug, a comedic accountant, a pastry chef who draws, a priest, and a Pole with night blindness.   They face freezing nights, lack of food and water, mosquitoes, an endless desert, the Himalayas, as well as many moral and ethical dilemmas throughout the journey towards freedom.
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    Shikaar
    Doctors are considered next to God. But what happens when the ‘Miracle Beings’ act ungodly? Tripathi is a hot potato, circulated from one doctor to the other in the hope for a cure. Before anything drastic happens, would he be cured in time?
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    EK LANGDA AANKDA
    Ek Langda Aankda is a bitter mirroring of injustice inflicted on women in India. And how justice turns a blind eye, if she is poor and defenceless. They are identified as Numbers. Just numbers of cases. A mere statistic A lame statistic
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    IFTDA Masterclass Subhash Ghai Part 1
    Masterclass with the Showman Subhash Ghai! A prized opportunity in which eager students met the charismatic actor, screenwriter, producer, director who is an alumni of Films and Televison Institute of India. Moderated by Satish Kaushik, the session is alive with heartfelt experiences, gossips, valuable knowledge on film making, and interaction with the students.
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    Bhairavi
    Bhairavi was the princess of melody in her father’s eyes and glowed brighter in the field of music. Truly blessed in her talent, she kept on absorbing all that her father taught her. Her childhood friend only learnt music so that he could be near her. There blissful life came to an abrupt halt when another student came to learn from Bhairavi’s father. From an affluent family, his only aim was achieve prestige through music. Mesmerized by her beauty and talent, he started impressing her father and her father in turn saw him as a suitable husband for his daughter. Their marriage broke the heart of her childhood friend. And all was not harmonious in her marriage life too. Her husband’s ego was pinched when she received more accolades for her music than he did.   What would she do now to bring harmony in her life again? Would she have to choose? And if she did, that what would it be…..   Marriage or Music?
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    Purahanda Kaluwara
    An old blind man refuses to believe that his son, a soldier, has died.   His son Bandara was killed in a land mine and he was brought home in a sealed coffin. Needless to say that his body would not be in that graceful state that once was.  The government is willing to compensate for the family’s loss. And for the old man and his poor relatives, the compensation would mean rain in a drought. Every member of the family is strained in making ends meet and this compensation would solve a lot of financial problems.   Constantly pressured by his relatives in receiving the compensation, he stood his ground in believing that his son is alive.   And to prove it, he embarked on doing the unthinkable!  A very earthy and raw subject. A beautiful movie to watch.
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    Nuts and Bolts
    A fleeting collage on the reach of governance in rural India. A mobile medical van sets out to provide free medical services. But are there any takers? The members of an active Gram Panchayat manage their meagre resources to fun developmental activities. But does it help that the Panchayat is right besides the highway? Naxals, a group that uses violence to generate social justice is still thriving in remote areas. Why is this even an option in Independent India??
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    Anantha Rathriya
    Suwisal’s visit to the house of his childhood triggers memories that continue to cascade when he is called for jury duty to hear the case against Piyum, a servant he seduced and abandoned 20 years before. Now a prostitute, she is on trial for murder. Can he seek forgiveness, provide restitution, or reconnect with her in any way? Should he? Will her response help him overcome his moral lethargy?
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    Rabbit Hole
    Becca and Howie Corbett are a happily married couple whose perfect world is forever changed when their young son, Danny, is killed by a car.   Becca, an executive-turned-stay-at-home mother, tries to redefine her existence in a surreal landscape of well-meaning family and friends. Painful, poignant, and often funny, Becca's experiences lead her to find solace in a mysterious relationship with a troubled young comic-book artist, Jason - the teenage driver of the car that killed Danny.   Becca's fixation with Jason pulls her away from memories of Danny, while Howie immerses himself in the past, seeking refuge in outsiders who offer him something Becca is unable to give.   The Corbetts, both adrift, make surprising and dangerous choices as they choose a path that will determine their fate.   A heart felt experience to watch this movie.
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    TAKING WOODSTOCK
    It's 1969, and Elliot Tiber, a down-on-his-luck interior designer in Greenwich Village, New York, has to move back upstate to help his parents run their dilapidated Catskills motel, The El Monaco.   The bank's about to foreclose; his father wants to burn the place down, but hasn't paid the insurance; and Elliot is still figuring how to come out to his parents. When Elliot hears that a neighbouring town has pulled the permit on a hippie music festival, he calls the producers, thinking he could drum up some much-needed business for the motel.   Three weeks later, half a million people are on their way to his neighbour’s farm in White Lake, N.Y., and Elliot finds himself swept up in a generation-defining experience that would change his life, and American culture, forever.   The film features a standout ensemble cast and songs from a score of '60s musical icons, including The Grateful Dead, The Doors, Jefferson Airplane and Country Joe and the Fish -- plus a new recording of "Freedom" from Richie Havens.  The film premiered in Cannes Film Festival in 2009.
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    Pawuru walalu
    Violet, a tailor by profession, raises her two daughters on her own. She is very hard working and single-handedly raises her two kids.  One day, she gets a fresh lease of life, when a man enters her mundane existence. Being lonely for so long, she starts finding a companion to whom she could talk to and share her life with.  But her daughters saw red!   They were very quick to show that they did not approve of their mother and her companion. Walls started building within the household.   Being a mother, she endured the pain of putting her children before her own wishes.   But till when would she do this?   Would she soon start thinking about her own life or would her daughters eventually change their minds?  Watch to find out!
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    Nightwatching
        Comic, tragic, and heartrending saga of Ratan Kumar Chaudhary, who leaves his village, aging mom, and seriously ill sister, to obtain employment in Calcutta, only to end up in a tiny tenement apartment full of other unemployed youths.   He falls in love with Seema who lives in the building opposite his, and she too falls in love with him. Her father will not permit her to marry an unemployed youth, and wants her to marry someone known to him. Ratan receives an employment offer from a firm in Bombay, and travels there, only to have his wallet stolen by a pickpocket, and ends up in jail for being a suspect himself.   He reports for employment and is hired. He sends for Seema, and she leaves her family for Ratan. By the time Seema reaches Bombay, Ratan has lost his job, and is forced to lie to Seema.