FICCI to celebrate 100 years of cinema

Last Updated: Wed, Oct 03, 2012 04:56 hrs

The Ficci Media and Business conclave headed by Kamal Hassan will celebrate 100 years of cinema.

Kamal met the media and briefed them along with a host of Ficci officials. The meet was attened by Murari and Leena of Ficci and Hariharan, director LV Prasad TV and Film Academy apart from producer Sathyajothi Thiagarajan.

The two day meet will see a host of Bollywood celebs like Rohan Sippy, Anurag Kashyap, Saurabh Shukla and Gulzar apart from Mammooty, Dileep and Shobana amonst others. Workshops and talks on digitalization, 3D, new camera technologies, scriptwriting and a host of issues will  be discussed by panelists. Those wishing to participate can enroll with a fee.

Said Kamal, “It was in this very hall of this hotel that the idea to bring Ficci Frames to the South and to Chennai was germinated in a casual talk with Murai, some years ago. Earlier the conclave was held in Mumbai but now its come down South as well.”
Barrie Osborne, the Hollywood producer will also talk on how Indian films can be taken for International audiences.

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