MUMBAI:The first Indian English film Come December promoted by Aum Sportstainment Ltd. has been selected as the main line entry at the Indianpolis Film Festival to be held on 10 and 12 November.
The film paves the way for Indian cinema to be recognised in the American, Australian and European film festivals. The film has been nominated in two categories; viz Best Actor and Best Screenplay. The film is in the English language and has a running time of approximately eight minutes.
Another Indian English film titled Sofia starring Aushim Khetarpal, Kaira Hunter and Siboney Lo will also be launched at the festival.
Khetarpal, who had earlier made Sai Baba, says, “I am really glad and feel honoured to be invited by Pamela Powell, director of the Film Festival, to address Hollywood and world press.”
Come December, a film on gays and lesbians stars Aushim Khetarpal, Kamal Maharshi, Mohini Manek, Yusuf Khan and Hollywood actress Hayley Cleghorn. Co-produced by Kumar Raj, the film is directed by Faisal Saif.