If this year Osians Cinefan Film Festival promises vibrant film screenings and panel discussions by the day,nights will be no less lively with a host of music performances at Blue Frog,The Kila. Though the line-up is exciting,it doesnt throw up any surprises. Director Qs Gandu Circus,his live performing act,and the music team of Rockstar,including lead singer Mohit Chauhan,will perform at the venue for Cinefan Nights. Other performers include The Ska Vengers,Amit Trivedi and his band,Karsh Kale and Midival Punditz,among others. Aiming to strengthen the relationship between films and music,films such as Roadside Fugitive,El Gusto and Ranjana ami ar ashbo na will be screened to showcase music in cinema.
Raising the Bar
His accent takes some time to comprehend but what comes out clear in the conversation with Douglas Ankrah is how Indian bars are either good or very bad. Recognised internationally for his work in the “the modern bar sector”,the celebrated drinks specialist and beverage consultant says he is looking at India seriously. To start with,he’s putting together the first edition of The India Bar Show,a two-day event that aims to explore new tastes and methods,to be held in October this year at The Leela Kempinski Hotel in Gurgaon.