Darpan 2014 Film Festival - Opening Night

Dinner with the Stars

Darpan International Film Festival

The Gala Opening Ceremony of the DARPAN International Film Festival Singapore 2014 promises to be a night to remember. Walk the red carpet with celebrities and dine with the stars from India!

A truly enjoyable evening over a sumptuous seven course Indian meal with wine at the Hotel Grand Copthorne Ballroom awaits you!

Seated at the VIP tables will be the cast and crew of the 15 films to be showcased at the festival.

Be entertained by emcees RJ Himani and Media corp artist Roshan Gidwani through a cultural evening of song and dance

The DARPAN short film awards will also be given away on this special evening together with two surprise launches under the DARPAN banner!!!

Join us on 30th October 2014, 7pm onwards for the Opening Night Ceremony and support good cinema. We look forward to seeing you!

Ticket Details:

VIP Table Booking (with 2 members of cast/crew) - 8 Seats: $4,000

Standard Table Booking - 10 Seats: $2,500

Standard Individual Ticket: $300

Prasenjit Chatterjee

Prasenjit Chatterjee, affectionately called as Bumba Da, needs no introduction, being 'the' leading actor of Tollywood. The winner of National Award Silver Lotus, the star has acted in over 280 films as of now in his glorious career span of thirty years. His most remarkable performances includeJaatishwar, Autograph, Dosar, and Chokher Bali.

Ashish Vidyarthi

Ashish Vidyarthi is a renowned actor known for his antagonist characters in Bollywood and Telegu Cinemas. He has won the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1995 for his performance in Drohkaal. Some of his remarkable films are Is Raat Ki Subah Nahi, NaajayazandVaastav.

Konkona Sen Sharma

Konkona Sen Sharma is a highly talented and one of the most versatile actresses in the Bollywood and Bengali Film industry. After starting out her career with Ek Je Acche Kanya and Titli, Konkona got her major break through the movie Mr. and Mrs. Iyer for which she won the National Award for Best Actress. Her most remarkable performances include Page 3, Life In A...Metro, OmkaraandGoynar Baksho.

Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher is a famous Bollywood actor who has won the Filmfare Award for Best Comic Performance five times. The 59 year old actor is known for his fabulous performances in both mainstream and offbeat films of Bollywood and Hollywood. Saaransh, Daddy, A wednesday, The the 2013 Oscar winning Silver Linings Playbook are Amongst his few ma

Dilruba Yasmin Ruhi

Dilruba Yasmin Ruhi is a popular model turned actor of Bangladesh. She worked as model for major fashion houses, like Bangler Mela, Mayasir, Kay Kraft, Dressidel, Mantra and Arong. Ruhi’s debut TV drama was Oporichita. Some of her commendable performances include Britter Bhitore Eka, Shopnomukh, Ochena Manush, Obogunthon and Love.

Abir Chatterjee

Abir Chatterjee started his career with Bengali television and made his debut in Bengali movie in 2009 as a lead with Cross Connection.He is set to play the leading role in the next “Feluda” film taking up the face of the iconic Bengali detective (note he fits the height criteria for the character since both feluda and he are 6 ft 2 in). Some of his other remarkable films are Byomkesh, Baishe Srabon, Kahaani and Jodi Love Dile Na Prane.

Saswata Chatterjee

Saswata Chatterjee is popular actor of television and films. He gained popularity by portraying the character of Topshe in a Feluda-based television series directed by Sandip Ray. His acting in many Bengali films has been praised by the critics, including his portrayal of a Ritwik Ghatak inspired character in the 2013 film Meghe Dhaka Tara. He enjoyed success at the national level in Sujoy Ghosh's 2012 blockbuster Hindi film, Kahaani, where he played a simple-looking creepy contract killer. Some of his other remarkable films are Bari Tar Bangla, Proloy, Goynar Baksho, The Bong Connection and Bhooter Bhobishyot.

Ravi Jadhav

Ravi Jadhav is one of the most creative Directors in Marathi film Industry. His movie Balak Palakreceived critical acclaims and one of the major commercial success in Marathi Cinema.Natarang his debut film as director won the 2009 National Film Awards for Best Feature Film in Marathi. Another film of him Balgandharva won three national awards at the 59th National Film Awards. His latest hit film is Timepass released in January 2014, is one of the most successful film in Marathi cinema and was the first Marathi Film to cross the 30 crore mark.

Srijit Mukherji

Srijit Mukherjee is one of the few directors in the history of Bengali cinema to achieve success both critically and commercially in his very first films. Some of his remarkable films are Autograph, Baishe Srabon, Hemlock Society and Jaatishwar which have not just entertained the audiences worldwide but also helped Srijit to grab many prestigious award and accolades.

Swastika Mukherjee

Swastika Mukherjee is one of the most promising contemporary female actor. She started her career in TV serial Devdasi. She made her film debut in 2003 with the film Hemanter Pakhi. Her most memorable performances include, Bhooter Bhobishyot, Jaatishwar and Take One.

Sandip Ray

Sandip Ray is a popular Bengali Film Director. He is the only son of the Oscar winning Bengali Film maker Satyajit Ray. He started his professional career in film at the age of 22 as assistant director on his father's film Shatranj Ke Khiladi. He debuted as a director for Phatik Chand in 1983. He is known for making films on Feluda stories, the famous Bengali detective created by his father.

Ferdous Ahmed

Ferdous Ahmed, The heart throb of both East and West Bengal is known for his romantic roles. He Started his career as a TV actor. Ferdous has acted in over 200 films. He debuted in Indian Bengali film in 1998, in a film called Hothat Brishti Opposite Priyanka Trivedi. His most remarkable performances include Jaago, Guerilla, and bolo na bhalobashi.

Chandan Roy Sanyal

Chandan Roy Sanyal is a popular actor in both Bollywood and Bengali Film circuit. He made his debut film Rang De Basanti in 2006 , but his big break came through movie Kaminey where he got a lot of appreciation from the critics as well as audience in 2009. He is known for his performances inPrague, Kaminey, Ganesh Talkies and Aparajita Tumi.

Sharib Hashmi

Sharib Hashmi made his film debut with the 2008 Oscar Winning film Slumdog Millionnaire and achieved success and immense appreciation world wide. He is also known for his acting in National Award Winning movie Filmistaan (2012) & Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012). He started as an Assistant director in films then started writing shows for television secretly nurturing his desire to become an actor.



Thu Oct 30, 2014
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM SGT
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Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel Ballroom
VIP Table Booking SOLD OUT $4,000.00
Standard Table Booking SOLD OUT $2,500.00
Standard Individual Ticket SOLD OUT $300.00
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392 Havelock Rd, Singapore 169663 Singapore
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