* When: March 8 (Friday. * Time: 13:00h - 14:00h. * Where: Room-XXVII at UN Human Rights Council. * What: Film - TRANCE ( short film) உரு. UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, March 8, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Screening and Discussion of a Short film based on true stories of ongoing enforced disappearance of Tamil People in Sri Lanka. * When: March 8 (Friday) * Time: 13:00h - 14:00h * Where: Room-XXVII at UN Human Rights Council * What: Film - TRANCE ( short film) உரு Contact Phone: 00 41 77 964 12 45 / 00 3 77 55 16 83 41 Organized by : Health and Environment Program (HEP) TYO - Swiss Swiss tamil political deparment Mumiére Image Franco Tamoul - LIFTTYO - Swissemail us here Submit your press release … [Read more...] about Award Winning Movie Based on True Stories of Sri Lanka’s Tamil Disappeared to be Screened at UN Human Rights Council
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NEW DELHI: Renowned filmmaker K Viswanath was given a standing ovation as he received the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award by President Pranab Mukherjee at the 64th National Film Awards ceremony here. A prominent name not just in Telugu cinema but also in Tamil and Hindi films, Viswanath, 87, became the 48th recipient of the Phalke award, the highest recognition in Indian cinema, which includes a golden lotus, a cash prize of Rs 10 lakhs, a citation and a shawl. An emotional Viswanath, who attended the ceremony with his wife Jaya Lakshmi, thanked his parents and fans in a brief acceptance speech. "It is an auspicious occasion to receive this prestigious award. I offer my 'pranams' to my parents and to the Almighty who is everywhere. Thank you to his excellency, the President, honourable ministers and jury members and to all my fans everywhere in India," the veteran filmmaker said. Lauding Viswanath's contribution to the Indian cinema, Mukherjee said, "I congratulate K Viswanath … [Read more...] about K Viswanath honoured with Dada Saheb Phalke award
Hello Everyone! The Indian Blogger Awards has been raging with over 3500 nominations across 117 categories. We thank everyone for their nominations and we hope that you are enjoying the process. Trying to pick one among many blogs as a winner is a challenge. The jury for the first edition of the Indian Blogger Awards did a tremendous job in picking worthy winners. We thought you might like to know the jury of the Indian Blogger awards of 2017 a little better. Below are some of our jury members and descriptions about them. Do leave us a comment if you find a person you know or if you just want to give us a shout 🙂 Anand D Jeyasekharan Dr Jeyasekharan obtained his undergraduate medical degree from Christian Medical College Vellore, India in 2003. He then received a Gates Cambridge Scholarship towards a PhD in Oncology (2008) at the University of Cambridge UK under the mentorship of Prof. Ashok Venkitaraman FMedSci. Following a post-doctoral fellowship in Cambridge as a Wolfson … [Read more...] about The Indian Blogger Awards – Jury Announced!
Express News Service Director Badri Venkatesh is only one feature film old—Baana Kaathadi, way back in 2010. He’s back now for this week’s Atharvaa-starrer Semma Botha Aagathey. “Way back in 1996, I got a National Award for Vidiyalai Nokki—the only Tamil short fiction film to win this accolade till date. Now Tamil cinema has got a short film culture but even back then, the film got screened in about 30 film festivals. Just because it started so early for me, I didn’t get too attracted to it,” says Badri, who has also been busy with his work on the small screen with almost 5,000 episodes of TV serial writing to his credit. “I also directed the First Tamil comedy show King Queen Jack and the first Tamil reality show, Nalaya Natchathiram. From there on, I’ve done hundreds of reality show, stage shows, and award functions.” WATCH TRAILER The director calls Semma Botha Aagathey a ‘happy youngster film’. “We are … [Read more...] about Films should ease the stress of audiences: ‘Semma Botha Aagathey’ director Badri Venkatesh
The Family Festival Kermesse 2011 Sun 11 Dec 2011, 9 am - 6 pm Thao Cam Vien (Park), 2B Nguyen Binh Khiem, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, HCM The Family Festival Kermesse 2011 will be held with sport activities, traditional games and many performances. In the festival, young children as well as adults will have fun with all the activities and traditional games from France and many interesting prizes for the winners. During the festival, there are many performances such as Dancing (with Capoeira demo from Dancenter), Circus show, concert, 2 lottery and many more! Also French and Vietnamese food served by experienced chefs will also be available for sale. All proceeds from the Family Festival will be donated to Poussieres de Vie organization. Poussières de Vie is charity organization established in 2003 to help street kids in Ho Chi Minh City and Kontum. We have approached and worked with more than 500 children from 6 to 18 years of age. We have taught these children Vietnamese, … [Read more...] about EVENTS SCHEDULED ON DEC. 9-20