Director: Hansal Mehta
Cast: Manoj Bajpai, Rajkummar Rao
The movie is based on Aligarh Muslim University professor Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras. It follows the events which lead up to his suspension from the university on the grounds of being gay and the media frenzy that ensued.
Did you know: Censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani gave the film an ‘A’ certificate and accused the director of making an issue out of it for publicity.
Gods of Egypt
Director: Alex Proyas
Cast: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Brenton Thwaites, Gerard Butler
Egypt falls in grave danger when the throne is overtaken by the God of Darkness, Set (Butler). Bek (Thwaites), though a mortal, decides to take matters into his own hands and along with God Horus (Coster-Waldau) wages a battle which decides the fate of Egypt.
Did you know: Butler and Coster-Waldau’s sandals, as admitted by Butler, gave them blisters and were more painful than bruises endured while filming action.
Cinemas of India
Catch up with national award winning movies like Quissa in Punjabi, Attihannu Mattu Kanaja in Kannada and three other regional movies at the Cinemas of India showcase organised by NFDC in association with and at the Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation. From February 29 to March 4.