Los Angeles, well known for its box office films, is also home to some of the greatest film festivals from film makers around the world.
The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles is top of my list of the great film festivals to see. IFFLA is held in spring every year at the famous Arclight Theater in Hollywood.
IFFLA showcases features, shorts, and documentaries from global Indian filmmakers.
Grand Jury Awards
- Best Feature: VISAARANAI (INTERROGATION)
- Best Actor: Sanjay Mishra in MASAAN
- Best Actress: The cast of PARCHED, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Radhika Apte, Surveen Chawla and Lehar Khan
- Feature Honorable Mention: ALIGARH
- Feature Honorable Mention: MASAAN
- Best Short Film: PLAYGROUNDS
- Short Film Honorable Mention: LEECHES
- Short Film Honorable Mention: THE MANLIEST MAN
Audience Choice Awards
- Best Feature: PARCHED
- Best Short: (DAARAVTHA) THE THRESHOLD
Check out pictures from the opening Gala: