Kohima Nov 3,2017: The Nagaland Chamber Choir (TNCC) participated in the 4th Asia Pacific Choir Games and Grand Prix of the nation which was held from October 21 to 28 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Altogether 74 choirs from 17 countries participated out of which eight were from India. Representing India in two categories viz Gospel/Spiritual […]
Through music, the rich culture and tradition of the people of North-East will be beautifully weaved together to resonate in Delhi. By celebrating ‘Togetherness’, a harmonious relationship and understanding among the North-East communities at large is envisioned, the 6th edition of the North East India Choral Competition is all set to be held on November […]
SHILLONG, Nov 01, 2017: Notwithstanding lack of support, the Khasi film industry in the state has gradually come up and created waves in various film festivals and platforms across the state and beyond. From Onaatah to Ri, other films like Da Theh Lut and Dak Bangla also managed to capture the market through their heart-touching […]
Kohima Oct 31,2017: Four bands from Nagaland were declared qualified on Sunday for the Hornbill International Rock Contest 2017, in the state level auditions of Hornbill International Rock Contest held on October 28 at RCEMPA Jotsoma. The selected bands to represent Nagaland in this year’s edition of the HIRC includes Radiocity (Kohima), Switchblade (Kohima), The […]
TNT Exclusive: Assam’s turbulent history and Cinema- A perspective of Award Winning director Bidyut Kotoky
Winner of Best Foreign Film and the Hollywood International Cinefest 2017 and the Official selection in Kids First 2017 - the World largest kids' film festival, Xhoixobote Dhemalite (Rainbow Fields) is looking to be released in its home state of Assam. The film is based on National Award winning director from Assam, Bidyut Kotoky's experience as a child during the violent period of the 1980's in Assam. Read on for an exclusive interview with this award winning director
-Interviewed by Dipankar Sarkar Winner of Best Foreign Film and the Hollywood International Cinefest 2017 and the Official selection in Kids First 2017 – the World largest kids’ film festival, Xhoixobote Dhemalite (Rainbow Fields) is looking to be released in its home state of Assam. The film is based on National Award winning director from Assam, […]
A filmmaker who created waves across the globe is none other Joor Baruah from Assam. His recent documentary Adi | At The Confluence, has been shown in over 30 international film festivals.
GUWAHATI, Oct 30, 2017: As filmmakers go, Assam has produced a lot of renowned and internationally acclaimed creative heads who carry with them the pride of being a Northeasterner and this is noticeable in their work. Yet another filmmaker who created waves across the globe is none other Joor Baruah from Assam. His recent documentary […]
It will be for the first time in 5 years that an Indian film got selected at this festival.
GUWAHATI, Oct 28, 2017: After a very successful World Premiere at the 38th Durban International Film Festival, South Africa; Assam’s very own Sanjib Dey’s debut feature film “III SMOKING BARRELS” is set to have its European Premiere in the International Competition section at the 66th International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg, Germany on 12th November, 2017. It […]
KOHIMA, October 27: 18 Beauty queens competing for the Miss Dimapur 2017 crown mesmerized the crowd. Going with the year’s pageant theme “Make Voting a Fashion Statement”, the contestants encouraged the Naga people to practice a clean and fair election system in the forthcoming elections. Organized by The Ethnic Group of Nagaland (EGoN), the official organizers […]
GUWAHATI, October 27: The first Guwahati International Film Festival (GIFF) will open with Asghar Farhadi’s Oscar award-winning Iranian drama “The Salesman”. “The Salesman” is a moving story about a husband who is determined to identify the attacker who assaulted his wife. The six-day festival will start from Saturday. Festival Director Monita Borgohain on Friday named […]