The con­tro­versy so far

The Times of India (Mumbai edition) - - TIMES CITY -

The I&B min­istry dropped two films, ‘Nude’ and ‘S Durga’, from the In­dian Panorama section of IFFI that be­gins in Goa on November 20

Both films had been se­lected by the IFFI jury headed by film-maker Su­joy Ghosh Ghosh re­signed as jury chair­man af­ter the two films

A still from the Marathi movie ‘Nude’

were re­placed with other ones

The list of films se­lected by the jury was sub­mit­ted to the min­istry on Oc­to­ber 13

The fi­nal list was an­nounced by the min­istry on November 9

Jury mem­bers ex­pressed their dis­ap­point­ment at their de­ci­sion be­ing over­ruled, de­spite the In­dian Panorama reg­u­la­tions man­dat­ing the jury’s de­ci­sion would be fi­nal and bind­ing

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