Rising in the east

Locarno’s Open Doors co-production lab will this year focus on the up-and-coming South Caucasus region.

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SCREEN DAILY Filmmakers from Senegal and Burkina Faso awarded two Open Doors awards apiece Film-makers from Senegal and Burkina Faso took home two Open Doors awards apiece at the end of Locarno’s 10th edition of its four-day co-production lab which was this year devoted to cinema from Francophone sub-Saharan Africa. A CHF10,000 grant for post-production went to Malagasy… Read More →

Burqa Boxers exibition at Locarno film festival 2012

Burqa Boxers represents India at Locarno   The sole Indian representation at the ongoing Locarno film festival is a little known independent film called Burqa Boxers. It is a moving tale of three Muslim women, who take up boxing to overcome poverty, writes Ankur Pathak.   Burqa Boxers, a documentary about three impoverished Muslim girls who take up… Read More →


Burqa Boxers

Célestes Images present – BURQA BOXERS by Alka Raghuram (India – USA) – Photoshow Vernissage Thu 02.08.2012 – 6:30 pm – at Teatro Cambusa – Piazza Remo Rossi 1, third floor, Locarno Opening hours (02.08.2012) Everyday 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm (02.08.2012) Sunday 12.08 – open 02:30 pm – 08:00 pm (02.08.2012)


Film Bazaar – India

Film Bazaar è un importante evento cinematografico che si svolge a Novembre in India, è progettato per soddisfare le esigenze attuali dei registi nei settori della produzione e distribuzione. Célestes Images si è presentata a questo evento nel Novembre 2011 con Burqa Boxers un Documentraio di 75′ di Alka Raghuram, una co-produzione con Junoon Pictures USA –… Read More →