Amazon miniTV – Amazon’s free video streaming service, hosted an exclusive red-carpet premiere for the eagerly anticipated film extravaganza, Mini Movie Festival. The five short films (The List, Conditions Apply, Good Morning, Vakeel Babu, and Parde Mein Rehne Do) which released as part of the line-up, were screened at this unique celebration of movies, a first of its kind initiative in the video streaming space. The red carpet saw lead actors from all the five films – Neha Dhupia, Angad Bedi, Kirti Kulhari & Mrinal Dutt making the evening a little extra starry during this celebratory event.
The evening also witnessed the presence of popular faces from the entertainment industry like Sussanne Khan, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Satish Kaushik, Priyanshu Painyuli, Rithvik Dhanjani, Jubin Nautiyal, and many others.
The Mini Movie Festival included the premiere of the following five titles:
- Conditions Apply – directed by Puja Banerjee; starring Shreya Chaudhary and Mrinal Dutt
- Vakeel Babu – directed by Sumit Purohit; starring Abhishek Bannerjee
- Parde Mein Rehne Do – directed by Heena Dsouza; starring Malishka Mendonsa
- Good Morning – directed by Jyoti Kapur Das; starring Neha Dhupia
- The List– directed by Gaurav Dave; starring Kirti Kulhari and Angad Bedi
The evening was as insightful as it was entertaining with a curated panel discussion by IFP (previously known as India Film Project) at the screening event. Moderated by eminent filmmaker Mr. Navjot Gulati, directors of the five short films along with Mr. Amogh Dusad, Head – Content, Amazon miniTV shared their perspective on ‘What Makes A Great Short Film’. Right from shedding light on what are the essential ingredients of cooking up a perfect short film to the manner in which mini movies are driving the ecosystem further, audiences were given a vivid insight of what are the ingredients.
The Mini Movie Festival is now live on Amazon miniTV – Amazon’s free video streaming service present on the Amazon Shopping app and on Fire TV, so why wait? Grab your popcorn, bundle up on the sofa, and enjoy these great short films!