Kangana Renaut opens the MAMI press conference

Kangana Ranaut was a vision at the MAMI press conference yesterday. The actress looked like an Italian senorita wearing a black an white flowy.

This year, the Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) is taking place between October 20-27. The 18th edition of JIO MAMI Mumbai Film Festival will open with Konkona Sen Sharma's directorial debut A Death in the Gunj.

Mr. Hrishikesh Mukherjee founded the Mumbai Academy of Moving Image as a not for profit trust. The idea of the festival was to have an international standard of a film festival. MAMI has prominent members of the industry as its trustees like Ashutosh Gowarikar, director (Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Language Film for Lagaan), Yash Chopra, producer-director; Jaya Bachchan, actress; Amol Palekar, actor-director; Shabana Azmi, actress; Amit Khanna, producer;  lyricist and Chairman of Reliance Entertainment Karan Johar,; director-producer Farhan Akhtar.

- Suneela Kirloskar