By IndiaFM News
After having toured the globe in several prestigious international film
festivals and winning numerous awards Rituparno Ghosh’s black and white
chronicle Dosar has been selected in one of the most exalted film festivals
of the world, The Cannes International Film Festival. Chosen to be
screened in the ‘Tous les Cinemas du Monde’ section which screens the
best of world cinema, Dosar stars the talented Konkona Sen Sharma and
superstar of West Bengal, Prosenjit Chatterjee. Inaugurated by the Festival
de Cannes in 2005, the ambition of ‘Tous les Cinemas du Monde’ section
is to illustrate the vitality and diversity of cinema throughout the world, the
dynamism of its young creative talent and the involvement of its institutions
in promoting international cinema. Along with Dosar, the section will see
the best of Indian cinema, with Lage Raho Munnabhai, Guru and other best
of regional films of India.
Cannes Festival has invited Director Rituparno Ghosh, Producer
Arindam Chaudhuri and CEO – Planman Motion Pictures Shubho Shekhar
Bhattacharjee to represent Dosar. Planman Motion Pictures will also have a
grand marketing presence at Cannes this year with five films in hand for
release already in the current financial year.
Rituparno is currently busy with his film The Last Lear starring
Amitabh Bachchan and Preity Zinta in lead roles.