The much-awaited announcement of the Indian Panorama bouquet for IFFI-2013 has been declared. The jury for Feature films, headed by renowned filmmaker and Editor B. Lenin, selected 25 films out of a total of 210 eligible entries. Hindi film PAN SINGH TOMAR (Director: Tigmanshu Dhulia) which won Best Feature Film award at the recent 60th National Film Awards is the 26th film of Indian Panorama, by virtue of direct entry. The nine member jury took 21 days to finalize the selections.
The Non-Feature films jury chaired by well-known director Raja Sen, picked 15 films out of 130 eligible entries. Kashmiri film SHEPERDS OF PARADISE (Director: Raja Shabir Khan) Which won best Non-feature Film award at the recent 60th National Film Awards is the 16th film of Indian Panorama, by virtue of direct entry. The 5 member jury took 9 days to finalize the selections.
The feature film jury chose KANYAKA TALKIES (Malayalam, Director: K.R. Manoj) as the Opening Film of Indian Panorama 2013. Given below is the complete list of 26 Feature Films which would be shown at the 44th International Film Festival of India 2013.