Bollywood filmmakers like Nitesh Tiwari, Shoojit Sircar, and Shobu Yarlagadaa will be conducting different special crafted master-classes at the biggest film festival outside of India, Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2017. IFFM is an official film festival supposed by the Victorian Government in Australia.
Dangal writer and director Nitesh Tiwari said, “It’s quite an honor for me to get to share my views and experiences at such a prestigious event. I am keenly looking forward to it and I hope it will be an enriching experience, not just for the audience but for me as well.” While National Award winning director Shoojit Sircar sharing his excitement said, “Over the years the Melbourne film festival has really grown, the interesting part is that the jury is completely Australian which is good for our Indian films as these will be all Foreign jury judging our Indian films. I’m happy that Mitu has been the whole and soul driving force for this and she is a good friend of mine. I think it is a good place to be at and a great platform to talk about my films and kind of films i do. I’m glad to be a part of this festival.”
The IFFM will be held in Melbourne, from August 10 to 22, and these masterclasses are expected to be attended by people from across all cities of Australia, New Zealand, and Fiji Island.