Media Coverage 2018

LIFF 2018 PR Coverage

Variety

https://variety.com/2018/film/news/eaten-by-lions-wins-london-indian-film-festival-slumdo-irrfan-khan-honored-1202861612/

https://variety.com/2018/film/asia/love-sonia-opens-bagri-london-indian-film-festival-1202789146/

BBC World News TV

Director Tabrez Noorani and Producer David Womark on Love Sonia

Instagram

Manoj Bajpayee on Gali Guliyan – In the shadows

Instagram

Reuters

https://uk.reuters.com/article/india-film-lgbt/bollywood-needs-more-lgbt-stories-says-indian-movie-star-idUKL8N1TO1XT

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-trafficking-film-interview/no-one-wanted-to-make-this-film-indias-pinto-stars-in-sex-slaves-tale-idUSKCN1IO00A

Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/jun/21/the-explosive-film-lifting-the-lid-on-sex-trafficking-between-india-and-la

In Print (Instagram Slideshow of newspaper)

Metro

https://www.metro.news/sixty-seconds-with-freida-pinto/1105420/

In Print (Instagram Slideshow of newspaper)

Time Out London

https://www.timeout.com/london/film/freida-pinto-i-would-absolutely-do-a-bond-film-with-danny-boyle

In Print (Instagram Slideshow of Freida Pinto interview)

In Print ((Instagram Slideshow – 10 best festivals in London)

Huffington Post

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/bollywood-lgbtq-characters_us_5b30f1f3e4b00295f15f1007

BBC Radio London

Jayisha Patel with Nikki Bedi on BBC London – female eye, Bagri Foundation, Sridevi, Sangeeta Dutta, Village Rockstars all mentioned! 10th June

BBC London – Robert Elms with Cary – 12th June

BBC London – Dipesh Jain with Simon Lederman – 21st June

BBC London Nikki with Gordon 24th June – Venus

BBC London S&S with Tabrez, Richa, Mrunal – 24th June

BBC London – Darshan Jariwala with Sunny & Shay about Eaten By Lions winning the audience award at LIFF – 1st July

BBC Asian Network

BBC Asian Network – Sangeeta Dutta with Nadia Ali

BBC Asian Network Haroon with Richa

BBC Asian Network Haroon with Manoj

BBC World News – Bangla

Farooki & Tisha – Facebook Live to 12 M followers and Tisha did a live two way to Dhaka, Bangladesh

LBC Radio,

Shared coverage with Classic FM – Cary interview on opening night ran on their bulletins on 21st June

LIFF Director Cary Rajinder Sawhney and Love Sonia director Tabrez Noorani on London Live TV, aired on Sky: Channel 117 Freeview: Channel 8 Virgin Media: Channel 159 Owned by London Evening Standard.

Instagram

Daily Mail

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5869273/London-Indian-Film-Festival-2018-need-know.html

Newsweek

http://www.newsweek.com/freida-pinto-metoo-needs-men-and-women-fight-together-937229

BollySpice (Media Partner)

https://bollyspice.com/category/liff/

Eastern Eye (Media Partner)

https://www.easterneye.biz/london-indian-film-festival-ten-highlights-to-check-out/

DesiBlitz (Media Partner)

https://www.desiblitz.com/search?search=London%20Indian%20Film%20Festival&filter=

Global and Specialist Press

http://www.qxmagazine.com/2018/06/qx-meetscary-sawhny/
https://www.outlookindia.com/newsscroll/love-sonia-to-open-london-indian-film-festival/1334449
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/bollywood/news/irrfan-khan-wins-icon-award-at-london-indian-film-festival/articleshow/64807099.cms
https://www.thequint.com/entertainment/bollywood/irrfan-khan-richa-chadha-london-indian-film-festival-winners
https://www.mid-day.com/articles/irrfan-khan-wins-icon-award-at-london-indian-film-festival/19568166
https://www.firstpost.com/entertainment/irrfan-khan-manoj-bajpayee-honoured-at-london-indian-film-festival-eaten-by-lions-wins-best-film-4639431.html
https://deccanchronicle.com/entertainment/bollywood/010718/irrfan-khan-london-indian-film-festival-award.html
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/bollywood/news/love-sonia-gets-applauded-at-the-london-indian-film-festival/articleshow/64697218.cms
https://www.iambirmingham.co.uk/2018/06/23/50-photos-birmingham-indian-film-festival-launch/
https://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/love-sonia-to-open-the-bagri-foundation-london-indian-film-festival-118060800651_1.html
https://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/irrfan-khan-honoured-at-london-indian-film-festival-118063000585_1.html
https://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/wolverhampton-entertainment/2018/06/06/wolverhampton-born-actor-antonio-aakeel-talks-eaten-by-lions-ahead-of-premiere-at-birmingham-indian-film-festival/
https://www.abplive.in/videos/mrunal-thakur-wins-award-for-best-debut-at-the-london-indian-film-festival-715412
https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/06/25/bollywood-lgbt-representation-manoj-bajpayee/
https://www.telegraphindia.com/opinion/diary-241181
https://www.news18.com/news/movies/irrfan-khan-honoured-at-london-indian-film-festival-1796961.html
https://www.thequint.com/entertainment/bollywood/irrfan-khan-richa-chadha-london-indian-film-festival-winners
https://scroll.in/reel/884702/irrfan-manoj-bajpayee-richa-chadha-honoured-by-london-indian-film-festival
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/bollywood/news/richa-chadha-wins-outstanding-achievement-award-at-the-london-indian-film-festival/articleshow/64718307.cms
http://www.asianage.com/opinion/oped/250618/an-indian-summer-in-the-uk.html
http://screenanarchy.com/2018/05/london-indian-film-festival-announces-awesome-2018-line-up-gallery.html
https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/showbiz-news/former-coronation-street-star-hayley-14852483
https://www.jansatta.com/entertainment/irfan-khan-got-a-special-iconic-award-at-london-indian-film-festival/699607/
http://www.samacharjagat.com/news/entertainment/irrfan-khan-wins-icon-award-at-the-london-indian-film-festival-204485
https://hindi.oneindia.com/news/india/irrfan-khan-wins-icon-award-at-london-indian-film-festival-463069.html
http://www.asff.co.uk/london-indian-film-festival-new-perspectives/
http://shadesofnoir.org.uk/event/london-indian-film-festival/
https://www.newasianpost.com/london-indian-film-festival-2018-tours-birmingham-and-manchester/
http://www.thenationalstudent.com/Film/2018-06-13/the_london_indian_film_festival_2018_promises_a_diverse_and_boundary_breaking_line_up.html
https://www.list.co.uk/event/1011239-london-indian-film-festival/
https://www.birminghammail.co.uk/whats-on/whats-on-news/birmingham-indian-film-festival-back-14606288
http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/life-style/highlights-from-the-london-indian-film-festival/609601.html
https://www.gg2.net/love-sonia-to-open-london-indian-film-festival/
https://walloh.com/indian-film-fest/
https://theculturetrip.com/europe/united-kingdom/england/london/articles/london-to-host-europes-biggest-south-east-asian-film-festival/
https://www.wntv.uk/london-indian-film-festival-opening/
https://www.allinlondon.co.uk/whats-on.php?event=206460
https://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/bollywood/richa-chadha-love-sonia-5231121/
https://www.momtazbh.co.uk/single-post/2018/06/18/Film-review-Halkaa—A-story-about-pooing-in-private
https://www.momtazbh.co.uk/single-post/2018/06/20/Film-review-T-for-Taj-Mahal-%E2%80%93-World-Premiere-Bagri-Foundation-London-Indian-Film-Festival-2018
https://www.momtazbh.co.uk/single-post/2018/06/17/Film-review-Bhasmasur—a-heart-breaking-tale-about-sacrifice-and-survival
http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/news/features/richa-chadha-wins-outstanding-achievement-award-london-indian-film-festival/
https://www.republicworld.com/entertainment-news/bollywood-news/indian-actors-irrfan-khan-manoj-bajpayee-richa-chadha-win-awards-at-the-london-indian-film-festival
https://www.thesecondangle.com/irrfan-khan-honoured-at-london-indian-film-festival/
https://theprimetime.in/irrfan-khan-honoured-at-london-indian-film-festival/
https://fabukmagazine.com/asia/bagri-foundation-london-indian-film-festival/
http://asianstylemagazine.com/2018/06/20/freida-pinto-women-can-be-light-dark-not-in-terms-of-skin-colour-but-in-terms-of-personality/
http://boyz.co.uk/film-london-indian-film-festival-preview-by-jack-cline/
https://www.dmovies.org/ai1ec-event/london-indian-film-festival-2/
https://www.dmovies.org/2018/06/23/bengals-shadows/
https://www.dmovies.org/2018/06/25/shadows-gali-guleyan/
http://screenanarchy.com/2018/06/london-indian-film-festival-2018-review-what-will-people-say-takes-a-hard-look-at-a-clash-of-culture.html
http://screenanarchy.com/2018/06/london-indian-ff-2018-review-up-down-sideways.html
http://screenanarchy.com/2018/06/london-indian-ff-2018-review-village-rockstars.html
http://screenanarchy.com/2018/06/london-indian-ff-2018-review-mehsampur.html
https://bollywoodjournalist.com/2018/06/19/bird-of-dusk-a-fitting-tribute-to-rituparno-ghosh/
https://bollywoodjournalist.com/our-guest-contributors/guest-blogger-smita-sarkar/the-extraordinary-film-about-an-ordinary-man/
https://bollywoodjournalist.com/your-blogs/here-comes-the-the-bagri-foundation-london-indian-film-festival-liff/
https://bollywoodjournalist.com/our-guest-contributors/guest-blogger-smita-sarkar/three-and-a-half-layers-of-stories-that-touches-your-heart/
https://bollywoodjournalist.com/our-guest-contributors/guest-blogger-smita-sarkar/richa-wins-outstanding-achievement-award-at-liff-in-london/
https://bollywoodjournalist.com/2016/07/24/the-closing-ceremony-of-the-london-indian-film-festival/
https://bollywoodjournalist.com/2016/07/09/why-the-london-indian-film-festival-is-inspiring-the-odds/
http://www.midlandsmovies.com/blog/4558436876/Midlands-Spotlight—Birmingham-Indian-Film-Festival-2018/11308126
https://www.shutterstock.com/editorial/entertainment/%27love-sonia%27-film-premiere%2C-london-indian-film-festival-2018-06-21
http://www.catchnews.com/bollywood-news/fukrey-2-actress-richa-chadha-wins-the-outstanding-achievement-award-at-the-london-indian-film-festival-119189.html
http://peoplemagazine.com.pk/manoj-bajpayee-honoured-london-indian-film-festival/
https://asianshowbizguide.com/london-indian-film-festival-2018/
https://asianmoviepulse.com/reviews/indian-reviews/
https://scroll.in/reel/877207/london-indian-film-festival-to-open-with-love-sonia-titles-include-mehsampur-and-t-for-taj
https://scroll.in/reel/881143/cinema-art-friendship-and-kolkata-intersect-in-documentary-on-rituparno-ghosh
https://scroll.in/reel/881834/in-comedy-venus-a-transitioning-woman-runs-into-her-teenage-son
https://www.bizasialive.com/liff-2018-bizasia-talks-jim-sarbh-teen-aur-aadha/
https://www.bizasialive.com/liff-2018-love-sonia-gets-applauded-opening-ceremony/
https://www.bizasialive.com/liff-2018-movie-review-ashram/
https://www.bizasialive.com/liff-2018-movie-review-t-taj-mahal/
https://www.bizasialive.com/liff-2018-movie-review-shadows-gali-galiyan/
https://www.bizasialive.com/liff-2018-movie-review-venus/
http://asianculturevulture.com/portfolios/london-indian-film-festival-2018-liff-our-picks/
http://asianculturevulture.com/portfolios/love-sonia-london-indian-film-festival-liff-opening-gala-film-pictures-and-review/
http://asianculturevulture.com/portfolios/doob-no-bed-of-roses-bangladeshs-mostofa-sarwar-farooki-says-irrfan-khan-starrer-is-about-national-icon-and-scandal/
http://asianculturevulture.com/portfolios/t-for-taj-mahal-london-indian-film-festival-liff-central-gala-film-has-bittersweet-story-behind-its-making-yt-video-interview/
http://asianculturevulture.com/portfolios/london-indian-film-festival-2018-liff-our-picks/
http://upodcasting.com/2018/06/20/ep-236-liff-2018-preview-upodcast-be/

Cinema And Partner Websites

http://www.bagrifoundation.org/london-indian-film-festival/
https://www.cineworld.co.uk/blog/london-indian-film-festival-at-cineworld
http://www.bfi.org.uk/news-opinion/news-bfi/interviews/bird-dusk-irreplaceable-rituparno-ghosh
https://spotlight.picturehouses.com/film/london-indian-film-festival-at-picturehouse/
https://www.gaysians.org/new-events/?tag=LIFF
https://www.gaysians.org/bagri-foundation-london-indian-film-festival/
https://www.barbican.org.uk/whats-on/2018/series/the-bagri-foundation-london-indian-film-festival
https://www.southbanklondon.com/Bagri-Foundation-London-Indian-Film-Festival
http://www.squareelephant.co.uk/london-indian-film-festival-2018/
https://m.asiansinglesolution.com/blog/asian-dating-news/london-indian-film-festival-2018/

Variety

‘Love, Sonia’ to Open Bagri London Indian Film Festival,

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Media Partner: Bolly Spice

Get Ready! The London Indian Film Festival is back with more brilliant films this June!

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Media Partner: DesiBlitz

The 2018 lineup of the London Indian Film Festival features female filmmakers and extraordinary lives. Take a look at the full programme for London, Birmingham, and for the first time Manchester, here.

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Indian Press Coverage

Scroll.in  – London Indian Film Festival to open with ‘Love Sonia’, titles include ‘Mehsampur’ and ‘T for Taj’

Times of India – Srijit Mukherjee’s Uma is travelling to major international film festivals

Times of India – Jisshu Sengupta’s younger daughter Zara plays little Uma in Srijit Mukherji’s next

The Hindu – As Indian film festivals mushroom across the globe, desi cinema is drawing new audiences

Business Standard – ‘Love Sonia’ heads to Bagri London Indian Film Festival

India TV News – Richa Chadha, Rajkummar Rao’s Love Sonia to open Bagri London Indian Film Fest

Cinestaan – Rajkummar Rao-Richa Chadha’s Love Sonia heads to Bagri London Indian Film Festival

Hi India – ‘LOVE SONIA’ HEADS TO BAGRI LONDON INDIAN FILM FEST

Follow News – ‘Love, Sonia’ to Open Bagri London Indian Film Festival

Mid-day – Richa Chadha Starrer Love Sonia Heads To Bagri London Indian Film Fest

Box Office India – Head To London

Biz Asia Live – London Indian Film Festival 2018 programme unveiled

Thamarai – My Son is Gay – UK Premiere | Tamil Language film | London Indian Film Festival 2018

Pune Mirror – Column

DNA India – Tabrez Noorani’s Love Sonia to open the London Indian Film Festival 2018

Punjab News Express – Love Sonia to have its World Premiere at the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival 2018

Filmfare – Indian films that won International appreciation

Glamsham – T FOR TAJ MAHAL trailer applauded at Cannes

Firstpost – Cannes 2018: Rajkummar Rao peaks his unrivaled film festival run with debut at French Riviera with 5 Weddings

 

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