Indywood-Face of India tie up eye India’s largest Talent Hunt

Indywood-Face of India tie up eye India’s largest Talent Hunt...

The strategic association between two prominent players in Film and Fashion industries will be a big boon for talents across the country Job opportunities in Fashion and Entertainment industries will double by 2020 Face of India title winner will get direct entry to Asia Model Festival to be held in South Korea and stand a chance to win a feature film contract Pune (23 October 2017): In a significant move, two prominent players in Film and Fashion Industries have announced strategic collaboration to meet the growing demands for talents. Pune headquartered Badal Saboo Group (BSG), a leading business conglomerate with interests in Fashion, Real Estate Advisory, International Trading and Hospitality, has joined hands with Kerala-based Indywood Film Carnival, an ambitious project of 10 billion US dollar Project Indywood, to provide an international platform for talents especially youngsters to exhibit their skills. Indywood Founder Director Sohan Roy said that creating pool of talents is the need of the hour as the demand of entertainment industry is rising globally. “India’s entertainment and media sector is expected to exceed 40 billion US dollar by 2020. India is currently one of the biggest cinema markets in the world. By joining hands with Face of India we expect to build one of the largest talent hunts in the country. It will be an ideal platform to encourage and promote talents,” he said. Indywood Film Carnival (http://www.indywood.co.in/) is one of the largest film based events in the country. The 3rd edition of Indywood Film Carnival will be held at Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad, from December 1 to 4. Badal Saboo, Chairman, BSG and Face of India, said “Our country is blessed with lot of talents and skills. However many of them doesn’t get a chance...
Canara Lighting to exhibit their global range of entertainment lighting products at IFM

Canara Lighting to exhibit their global range of entertainment lighting products at IFM...

Indywood Film Market is proud to present Canara Lighting, as a sponsor and exhibitor. Based out of Mangalore, Canara Lighting is a specialised lighting equipment manufacturer and solution provider in the field of Film & TV studios, Auditoriums, Architectural Lighting, Stadiums and Crash Testing. The company has completed over 800 installations across the world. “IFM is the perfect platform for Canara Lighting to popularise its products, make new contacts and diversify into the international entertainment market.”, said Ms. Lakshmi Atul, Vice President of Indywood Film Market. Canara also has a service division which provides Consultancy, Project Management, Product design, Research and Development.     About IFM 2017 Into its 3rd year, the prestigious Indywood Film Market is conducted as part of Indywood Film Carnival – the flagship event of Project Indywood. IFM acts as the preferred platform among industry experts to showcase advancements in film making, production, distribution and screening, to the intended target group. The 3rd edition of this tech expo will be held from Dec 2-4, 2017, at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad. As South Asia’s biggest B2B2C film exhibition, Indywood Film Market (IFM) has been conceptualized to connect stakeholders of the film industry with technology providers, developers, service personnel, production agencies, distribution partners, theatre owners etc. Supported by Government of Telangana, Make in India and Invest India, the 3rd edition will see an array of activities like IFM Expos (Production, Distribution, Cine Technology, Theatre), Market Screenings, Awards/Conferences, Panel Discussions and Cine Hut. The event is often marked by multi-million dollar deals and collaborations between exhibitors and visiting delegates. About Indywood Film Carnival 2017 IFM is held as part of the annual Indywood Film Carnival, the world’s largest film carnival and technology expo. The 2017 edition of the...
Prestigious honour for NRI Tycoon Sohan Roy Chosen as AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year

Prestigious honour for NRI Tycoon Sohan Roy Chosen as AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year...

UAE-based NRI millionaire Sohan Roy is the Chairman and CEO of Aries Group, one of the largest multinational conglomerates in the Middle East with 45 companies operating in 15 countries across the world Sohan Roy spearheads 10 billion US dollar Project Indywood, an ambitious initiative to elevate Indian Film Industry to global standards and to unite the film fraternity globally Many prominent entrepreneurs including billionaires Adi Godrej, Anil Agarwal, Srichand P Hinduja and Gopichand P Hinduja were other recipients. Kochi (11.10.2017): As a token appreciation of acute business vision, innovation and leadership skills, UAE-based NRI entrepreneur Sohan Roy, Chairman and CEO of Aries Group, has been honoured with prestigious AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year (2016-17). The award was handed over to him at a function titled “Celebrating 70 – Pride of the Nation Series Awards and Business Summit 2017” held at the Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai, on Monday. “It is a special feeling to note that our contributions to the society have been acknowledged. AsiaOne award increases our responsibility to contribute more. It is a team work and wish to dedicate this award to my energetic team members,” said delighted Sohan Roy. AsiaOne Global Indian of the Year 2016-17 (AGOY) is an attempt to recognize the remarkable contribution of Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) all over the world. AsiaOne selected Sohan Roy for his outstanding contributions in entertainment sector. Sohan Roy spearheads 10 billion US dollar Project Indywood which aims elevating Indian Film Industry to global standards in the next five years through a consortium of 2000 Indian billionaires and corporates. The Rs 70,000 crore Project Indywood aims at initiating 10,000 new 4K projection multiplex screens, 100,000 2K/4K projection home cinemas, 8K/4Kfilm studios, 100 animation/VFX studios and film schools conforming to...
Hollywood director Sohan Roy elected to the International Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences

Hollywood director Sohan Roy elected to the International Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences...

Hollywood director Sohan Roy has been elected as a member of the prestigious International Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences (IATAS) as a token of recognition for his significant contributions to media industry exclusively for the Marine, Medical and Movie Industries Internationally. The main objective of IATAS established in 1969 is to promote excellence in international television. The organization awards international Emmys to the best television programs produced outside the United States. The top officials of IATAS has invited Sohan Roy to the next Emmy awards, which is tipped as Oscars for Television. Sohan Roy’s Hollywood directorial venture Dam999 movie had won many national and international accolades including five Oscar selections. The screenplay of Dam999 movie was added to the permanent core collection in library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (OSCARS). Besides he pioneered the concept of building dual 4K multiplexes and 4K Atmos home cinemas in less space. Sohan Roy recently was listed in Top Powerful and Influential Leaders in Middle East 2017 released by Forbes Middle East.   Sohan Roy who is also the Founder Director of Indywood (www.indywood.co.in) is the master brain behind Indywood consortium comprising 2,000 billionaires and Corporates to invest Rs 70,000 crore in Indian film industry. The project aims at initiating 10,000 new 4K projection multiplex screens, 1,00,000 Atmos 4K/2K projection home cinemas, film studios, animation/ VFX studios and film schools conforming to international standards. Indywood TV, upcoming venture of Indywood, will be launched soon. Indywood TV is to be positioned as 24/7 entertainment channel with special focus on movie centric programs and shows. Web  ...
Indywood kicks off Talent Hunt to give youngsters a National Platform

Indywood kicks off Talent Hunt to give youngsters a National Platform...

Are you talented? Are you movie-buff? Big opportunity awaits you Indywood kicks off Talent Hunt to give youngsters a National Platform Talent Hunt is being considered as launching pad to world of movies. Registration is open for youth belonging to the age group of 18 to 30 years. First round registration process via online is progressing Screening process will be held in three phases Indywood, a 10 billion US dollar project envisaged to elevate Indian Film Industry to global standards, has kicked off talent hunt titled Indywood Talent Hunt-2017 to provide youngsters a platform to showcase their talent and skills on the national stage. Indywood Talent Hunt tipped as the gateway to the world of movies is being organized as a part of Indywood Film Carnival-2017, one of the largest film based events in India, which will be held at Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad, from December 1 to 4. Project Indywood is being supported by 2000 Indian corporates and billionaires who are determined to change Indian Film Industry from film production to screening. Leading NRI entrepreneur cum philanthropist Sohan Roy is the Founder Director of Indywood. The talented youngsters will be getting a unique opportunity to exhibit their talents in front of more than 3000 film makers from 75 plus countries. The first round registration process via online is progressing in quick pace. As of now 600 students from various parts of the country have been registered. A panel of renowned personalities from various sectors would be called in to judge the work. The final auditions  will be held at Ramoji Film City from December 1- 4. National-level registration process of Indywood Talent Hunt 2017 which consists of 22 competition categories; Short Film Making, RJ, VJ, DJ, Music Band, Music...