Oscar film festival from Mar 23 to 29
A festival of films that won acclaim at the 2012 Oscars will be screened here from March 23 to 29 by the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy.
Seven films would be screened as part of the 'Oscar Festival', including 'The Artist' (Michel Hazanavicins) which was chosen as the best film at the Academy Awards held in Los Angeles last month.
Other films to be shown at the festival are 'The Help' (Tate Taylor), 'The Descendants' (Alexander Payne), 'The Tree of Life' (Terence Mallick), 'Tinker Tailor, Soldier, Spy' (Tomas Alfredson), 'The Ides of March' (George Clooney), 'The War Horse' (Steven Spielberg) and 'The Muppets' (James Bobin).
The films would be screened in 2K format at the Sree Padmanabha theatre here to ensure quality viewing, an Academy press release here said.
Minister for Cinema K B Ganesh Kumar would inaugurate the festival on March 23. PTI