The session will focus on the unique collaborative case studies between India and Australia in cinema. The interactive session will provide the attendees with the opportunity to hear from the directors on their insights and recent experiences with the ‘My Melbourne’ project including script writing workshops, filming and post-production. The recently announced co- production treaty is a testament to the opportunities that exist between the regions to explore.
Keynote Address: Mr. Prithul Kumar, Joint Secretary (Films), Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Govt. of India
Moderator: Mr. Rajeev Masand, Former Film Critic & COO, Dharma Cornerstone Agency (DCA)
Ms. Mitu Bhowmick Lange AM, Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Director, Producer of ‘My Melbourne’ and Board Member of VicScreen
Mr. Onir, Film Director
Mr. Imtiaz Ali, Film Director
Mr. Vidyanand Sagaram, Victorian Government, Australia Ms. Rima Das, Filmmaker