Sunday, January 11, 2015

Court Movie Preview: Trailer, Poster, Synopsis, Cast & Credits

Court (2015): Poster
Written & Directed by: Chaitanya Tamhane
Produced by: Vivek Gomber
Executive Producer: B.S. Narayanaswamy
Production Company: Zoo Entertainment
World Sales: Memento Film International - Artscope
Cast: Vira Sathidar, Vivek Gomber, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Pradeep Joshi, Usha Bane & Shirish Pawar
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India Release Date: 17th April, 2015

Official Synopsis: 
A sewerage worker's dead body is found inside a manhole in Mumbai. An ageing folk singer is tried in court on charges of abetment of suicide. He is accused of performing an inflammatory song which might have incited the worker to commit the act. As the trial unfolds, the personal lives of the lawyers and the judge involved in the case are observed outside the court.

Court (2015) - India Release Trailer


National Awards 2015
-Best Feature Film (Swarna Kamal)

Venice International Film Festival (Orizzonti):
- Best Film
- Lion of the Future – “Luigi De Laurentiis” Venice Award for a Debut Film

Mumbai Film Festival (International competition):
- Golden Gateway of India - Best Film 
- Silver Gateway of India - Best Director
- Jury Special Mention for Ensemble Cast

51st International Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival (International competition):
- SÄ°YAD International Feature Film Award 

Vienna International Film Festival:
- FIPRESCI award 

Hong Kong Asian Film Festival:
- New Talent award

Minsk Film Festival Listapad (Youth on the March competition):
- Best Film

Auteur Film Festival (International Competition):
- Grand Prix Aleksandar Sasa Petrovic - Best Film
- FIPRESCI Prize Serbia Slobodan Novakovic

Molodist Kyiv International Film Festival (International competition):
- Special mention of the jury

Singapore International Film Festival
- Best Film: Asian Feature Film section
- Best Director