National FIlm Development Corporation of India (NFDC) Film Bazaar has selected five films for the Work-in-Progress Lab Section for the 52nd edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI).
The films will be screened in six languages - Assamese, Chhattisgarhi, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi and Moran.
In the wake Covid-19 pandemic, the 15th edition of Film Bazaar will be held in a virtual format from November 20 to 25 November, 2021.
NDFC Film Bazaar, the largest South Asian Film Market, created and organised by the NFDC, is a platform exclusively created to encourage collaboration between the international and South Asian film fraternities. The market aims at facilitating the sales of world cinema in the region.
The selected film's directors and editors present their rough cuts to the panels ad mentors for in-depth feedback.
The following selected films are:
1. Baghjan by Jaicheng Zxai Dohtia
Language : Assemese and Moran
Mins : 75
2. Bailadila by Shailendra Sahu
Language : Hindi and Chhattisgarhi
Mins : 100
3. Ek Jagah Apni by Ektara Collective
Language : Hindi
Mins : 100
4. Follower by Harshad Nalawade
Language : Marathi, Hindi and Kannada
5. Shivmma by Jai Shankar
Language : Kannada
Mins : 90