IFFI will come to a close Saturday with screening of 'The Lady'

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Panaji (Goa, India) Dec 2 (PTI) The 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), with its share of laurels and controversies, is all set to come to a close here on Saturday with the screening of French director Luc Besson's 'The Lady' based on veteran Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi's life.<

Qatar Culture Ministry to Organize First Doha Festival for Professional Dramatists

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Doha, November 30 (QNA) - The Ministry of Culture, Arts and Heritage is preparing to launch the first Doha festival for professional dramatists which will be held from the beginning of March and runs until 27th of the same month, when World Theatre Day will be marked.

Have learnt a lot from Indian films of Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen: Tavernier

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Panaji (Goa, India) Nov 24 (PTI) Renowned French filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier, a man whose passion for films since the age of 14 has led to movies like 'The Clockmaker' and 'The Princess of Montpensier', says Indian classics made by Satyajit Ray and Mrinal Sen have greatly influenced him.