Oscar or not, Bhavna Talwar’s film, Dharm is making a mark in every other International Film Awards. After the 60th Cannes International Film Festival 2007, Dharm is now selected for the 38th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which will commence on November 23 in Goa.
Amongst 160 other films, Dharm was selected for IFFI. It will also be showcased at International Festivals like the Cancun Film Festival, Mexico; Asian Film Festival of first films –Singapore; and the Palms Spring Festival, California
Bhavna is overjoyed with the kind of showcase her film, Dharm has received. The film explores the religious undercurrents in India through the story of a Hindu Pundit whose beliefs are questioned by the arrival of a little boy. Dharm released in June this year, has Pankaj Kapur and Supriya Pathak Kapur in the lead.