In its second phase of the Call for Entries, The Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star has seen a surge of support from prominent film personalities across India. These Call for Entries encourage films from all across India to participate in the Mumbai based festival.
Leading stars from the South such as Pawan Kalyan, Prithviraj Sukumaran and Suriya along with Bollywood stars Riteish Deshmukh, John Abraham and National Award winning filmmaker Paresh Mokashi can be seen in the Call for Entries series of films.
Anupama Chopra, Festival Director, MAMI said, “The Call for Entries films feature diverse talents from across India and illustrates that cinema is truly an art form that unites. I am extremely grateful to them all for participating in this initiative and encouraging filmmakers across India to send us their films.”
Last year saw the likes of Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Karan Johar, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Raju Hirani with Festival Director - Anupama Chopra and Chaitanya Tamhane, Winner of Best Film in the International Competition, MAMI 2014 participate in the Call for Entries films.
Last month Anushka Sharma, Ranveer Singh and Suriya all avid supporters of MAMI announced the Call for Entries for this year’s edition of the festival.
The final submission deadline for the festival ends on August 10, 2016. The guidelines, entry forms, rules and regulations can be found online on the official MAMI website: www.mumbaifilmfestival.com