Rituparno Ghosh's Dosar goes to Cannes ...

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.