MUMBAI: After a debut screening at the 60th Cannes International Film Festival 2007, director Bhavna Talwarâ€™s movie Dharm has been selected for the 38th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to start on 23 November in
IFFI aims at providing a common platform to filmmakers and cine-goers to enjoy internationally acclaimed films and to appreciate new trends and techniques being adopted by different countries.
Dharm has been selected to be screened in IFFI from 160 films. It will also be showcased at various International Festivals like the Cancun Film Festival,
Talwar said, â€œI’m overjoyed! Dharm being part of the Indian Panorama is a matter of tremendous pride. These are the showcase films of
Dharm, released in June this year, has Pankaj Kapur and Supriya Pathak Kapur in the lead. The film is a story about a Hindu Pundit whose beliefs are questioned by the arrival of a little boy.