Bengali film 'Abyakto' focusing on the complex relationship between a mother and son has been selected for the Indian Language Competition Section of 24th Kolkata International Film Festival, the producers said in a statement Wednesday. The Indian Language Competition Section is one of the sections in the Competition Category of 24th KIFF 2018 with the other categories being International Competition, Innovation in Moving Images, Competition on Indian Language's Films, Asian Select (NETPAC Award) and Competition on Indian Documentary Films.
This edition of KIFF will be held from November 10 - 17 in the state-run auditorium Nandan and some other theatres across the city. Directed by young filmmaker Arjunn Dutta, 'Abyakto' has an ensemble cast of Arpita Chatterjee, Adil Hussain, Anubhav Kanjilal, Samontak Dyuti Maitra and others, the statement said. Besides being screened in KIFF's competition category, 'Abyakto' has also been selected in the Indian Panorama section of the 49th International Film Festival of India, the producers said in a statement Wednesday. The film to be commercially released this year is focused on the complex relationship between a mother and son.
(With inputs from agencies.)