Jio MAMI 2016 Day 6 schedule: A film on Arvind Kejriwal; interaction with Cary Fukunaga
Films from Japan, lots of interesting Indian films and a talk with Cary Fukunaga — there's a lot going on today at Jio MAMI 2016.
The second last day of the 18th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival is here.
Films from Japan, lots of interesting Indian films and a talk with Cary Fukunaga — there's a lot going on today.
Here are our pick of things you should not miss out on:
Where: PVR ICON
Why you should not miss it: It stars national award winner Rajkummar Rao
Director: Vikramaditya Motwane
Time: 8:30 to 10:30pm
The director of Lootera gives us his new film set in a bustling city. While not a lot is known about the film, we know that the plot of the film involves a man getting stuck in a empty high rise for 25 days without food, water and electricity. The film seems to be an interesting take on the lonely side of the city.
This screening includes a question and answer section with the filmmaker at the end.
Film: An Insignificant Man
Where: PVR PHOENIX
Why you should not miss it: It's an everything you need to know guide about the rise of the anti-corruption moment in India.
Director: Khushboo Ranka, Vinay Shukla
Time: 5:50 to 7:30 pm
An Insignificant Man is the documentary that chronicles the rise and times of Arvind Kejriwal. The crowd-funded documentary also chronicles the rise of anti-corruption protests in India and the formation and rise to power of the Aam Aadmi Party.
Film: Lipstick Under My Burkha
Where: PVR ECX
Why you should not miss it: Ratna Pathak Shah and Konkona Sen Sharma are reason enough
Director: Alankrita Shrivastava
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 pm
Four women in Bhopal covet a little more freedom, a little more space to breathe and live out their dreams. The four share their stories as they try and shed the metaphorical 'burkha' and live out their dreams.
Film: After the storm
Where: PVR KURLA
Why you should not miss it: Warm familial anecdotes which will make you run and call your mother once the film is over.
Director: Hirokazu Kore-Eda
Time: 8:30 to 10:30 pm
A divorced couple, their young son and the mother-in-law are brought together by a fluke storm. Trapped together for the night because of the natural disaster; they must confront the metaphorical storm in their family.
In Conversation: Cary Fukunaga with Zoya Akhtar
Where: PVR ICON
Why you should not miss it: Cary Fukunaga and Zoya Akhtar are reasons enough
The legendary director of True Detective has a conversation with Zoya Akhtar about films.
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