Held annually, currently in the state of Goa, the festival aims at providing a common platform for the cinemas of the world to project the excellence of the film art; contributing to the understanding and appreciation of film cultures of different nations in the context of their social and cultural ethos; and promoting friendship and cooperation among people of the world. The festival is conducted jointly by the Directorate of Film Festivals (under Ministry of Information and Broadcasting) and the state Government of Goa. … [Read more...] about 51st Edition Of IFFI Set To Start In Hybrid Mode For The First Time; Opening Ceremony On January 16
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The trailer looks like a much more classy version of Unfriended. Like, maybe if David Fincher had taken that concept over or something along those lines. We see that a girl named Margot, whose name the trailer makes it impossible for you to forget, may have been involved in some shady activity, but things may not be as simple as they seem on the surface. Her father, played by John Cho, is on the hunt for her now that she's missing, though it appears that his motives are called into question as well. Despite the fact that it all takes place on a laptop screen, this looks tense and intriguing. … [Read more...] about Searching Trailer Drags John Cho Into an Online Nightmare
The incredibly high efficacy -- for Moderna and Pfizer's vaccines -- is great news ... the stock market is soaring. However, think about this ... a reported 30 percent of Americans don't trust a vaccine, and won't take it. So, it's plausible some people will pick their social circles based on who does get vaccinated. Just a thought. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden Says He Won’t Hesitate to Get COVID Vaccine Once Approved
The Department of Public Health confirmed 258 new deaths on Friday, marking the fourth straight day of 250+ fatalities due to the pandemic. That means L.A. County as seen over 1,000 Covid-related deaths in the past four days. Hospitalizations and ICU beds occupied by virus-impacted patients remained near record levels. To date, the county has seen 989,928 positive cases of Covid and a total of 13,489 deaths. The county is likely to record top 1 million total cases this weekend. … [Read more...] about CDC Report Warns Of “Exponential” Covid-19 Growth Due To UK Variant; Los Angeles Considers New Shutdowns As A Result
Kartik Shot For Dhamaka In Less Than 15 Days Kartik's film Dhamaka was earlier in the news for having completed shooting in less than 15 days. The film reportedly created a new record by wrapping up the shoot in just 15 days. It was planned to a tee before the shoot began and was confined to a hotel room in Powai, Mumbai. The team was also kept in a bio-bubble during filming and only a few action sequences were shot outdoors. … [Read more...] about Kartik Aaryan’s Dhamaka Will Get A Digital Premiere On Netflix?