Rima Das is latest ambassador for Toronto International Film Festival’s Share Her Journey

Rima Das is latest ambassador for Toronto International Film Festival’s Share Her Journey

National Award-winning filmmaker Rima Das has been named the Toronto International Film Festival’s Share Her Journey programme as an official ambassador. The Canadian festival launched the initiative in 2017 to increase the role of women in film, both in behind-the-scenes and in front of the camera. It is part of the festival’s five-year campaign to…

Rima Das’s Bulbul Can Sing wins 2 more international awards on its festival run in Dublin and Cleveland

Rima Das’s Bulbul Can Sing wins 2 more international awards on its festival run in Dublin and Cleveland

Rima Das’ accumulation of awards continued at the Cleveland International Film Festival. Her second feature film, Bulbul Can Sing, won her the Best Director award at the Dublin International Film Festival, before earning the director the Someone To Watch award at the Cleveland International Film Festival.  Das’ earlier film, Village Rockstars (2017) had also been…

Rima Das’s Bulbul Can Sing wins Special Mention Prize at Berlin International Film Festival 2019

Rima Das’s Bulbul Can Sing wins Special Mention Prize at Berlin International Film Festival 2019

Rima Das’s Bulbul Can Sing continued its victorious run at festivals with its latest Special Mention prize at the ongoing Berlin International Film Festival 2019. The film was awarded the prize by the Berlin Sidebar juries. Bulbul Can Sing made its European premiere at the Generation 14 plus category at the Berlinale this year. The…

Sanju to compete with Burning, Shoplifters at the 13th Asian Film Awards

Sanju to compete with Burning, Shoplifters at the 13th Asian Film Awards

Rajkumar Hirani’s Sanju (2018) begins 2019 on a good note as it competes against Japan’s Shoplifters (2018) and South Korea’s Burning (2018) for Best Film at the Asian Film Awards. China’s Dying To Survive (2018) and Jinpa (2018) are also up for the honour. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony held in…