Turning the pandemic into an opportunity, Diorama International Film Festival and Film Bazaar begin today across five continents covering an audience of over two million. The Festival, a 15-day global event has top film professionals from India, Hollywood, European, African, Asian, Latin American and Australian film professionals participating. Apart from screening a record 200 films and presenting 131 Interactive Sessions with Actors, Directors, the Festival has an impressive Guest list of Academy and Bafta Award winners. The Indian film industry participating includes the likes of Jimmy Shergill, Manoj Bajpayee, Dimple Kapadia, Sonali Kulkarni, Mona Shetty, Rahul Bhatt, Adil Hussain, Puneet Issar, Divya Dutta, Arjan Bajwa, Jim Sarbh, Kirti Kulhari, Vipin Sharma, Karan Aanand, Shreya Chaudhary, Ritwik Bhowmik, Aparna Achrekar, Rahul Mittra, Sunir Khetarpal, Dimple Kapadia, Sarika, Udit Narayan, Film Directors Rahul Rawail, Deepak Tijori, N Chandra, Sriram Raghavan, Anant Mahadevan, Kireet Khurana, Anand Tiwari, Laetitia Eido, Lead Actress from Netflix Series ’Fauda’, Mozhgan Taraneh from Iran, Brazilian Singer Carlyta Mohini from India, Bollywood Singer Raky from South Korea, Singer Viruss and Music Mentor Anup K Parashar, Short Film veterans Saameer Mody, Cyrus Dastur alongside 150 other international film professionals. he Diorama Film Bazaar presents Interactive Sessions with some of the world’s best film professionals like Academy Award winning Hollywood Director Jeffrey D Brown, Jonathan Wolf, Managing Director, American Film Market, Jerome Paillard, Executive Director, Cannes Film Market, Aparna Aachrekar, Head Programming, Zee 5, India, Tarun Sawhney, CEO, Shorts TV, Brian Herskowitz, Hollywood Producer and Screenwriter, Veteran Consulting Producer and Screen Writer, Per Nielsen, Denmark, Hollywood Producer and Founder of Stage 32 Richard Botto, Jane Charles, Actress and Producer, Stare Yildirim, Producer-Director, Turkey, Thomas Mai, Producer-Distributor, Australia, A Sreekar Prasad, Editor and Producer, Founder Raindance Film Festival, Elliott Grove, Philip Chea, Artistic Director, Prague Film Festival, Nikolaj Nikitin, Festival Programmers Maryana Ajaja, Seattle Film Festival, Edvin Puksta, Black Nights’ Tallin Film Festival, Film Festival Directors, Selavaggia Velo, Italy, Abdur Rahin Qazi, Spain, Aseem Chhabra, New York, Nasrullah Qureshi, Norway, Screen writers Juhi Chaturvedi, Vipul Rawal from India and Craig James, Jason Mirch from Hollywood.
The 15 days long Festival is being organised on four platforms, Diorama Live, India, Mediastar, Indonesia, Filmocracy, USA and My Open Stage, Turkey. The Festival can be accessed on its website www.diorama.in