Lopamudra Jena Kaul

Lopamudra Jena Kaul, a St. Xavier's English Major student oriented for good cinema since age 4, is the daughter of filmmaker/actress Bijaya Jena and cinematographer Neelaabh Kaul. Her articles have appeared in leading newspapers such as Dainik Janambhumi (Assam) and Kerala Kaumudi (Kerala). She has attended various international film festivals over the years. She assisted a juror at GAIFF–2015 and a film critic at IFFI–2016.  And has been to the Cannes festival thrice—2012, 2016, & 2017—last year, as a press delegate, representing the film trade magazine ‘Complete Cinema’.
  • Vertigo Iss. V

    Vertigo

    Every film festival has their favorite filmmakers; Hitchcock is one of Cannes’. His Psycho was screened in the sixth year since the inauguration of the Cannes Classic section, in 2010. This was followed by The Ring in 2012, The Birds and Vertigo in 2013, and Jamaica Inn in 2014. The restored version...
  • Cannes Classics 2017

    Revisiting the Classics

    Since 2004, Cannes Film Festival under Artistic Delegate Thierry Frémaux has been showing old classics, restored, in the Bunuel theatre or on the official beach of the festival, Cinema de la Plage. Before this, old films were screened as a part of the themed retrospectives. The aim is to celebrate...