The 22nd Mumbai Movie Competition had been pushed to 2021, however that is Jio MAMI’s approach of endorsing movies that will have screened on the competition this yr below regular circumstances
Final month, the Mumbai Academy of Transferring Picture (MAMI) introduced that within the gentle of the coronavirus disaster, the Jio MAMI 22nd Mumbai Movie Competition had been pushed to 2021. The subsequent version of the competition will now tentatively be scheduled for October 2021.
Whereas a bodily competition, jury and aggressive awards stay unviable this yr, in an effort to help the journeys of unbiased movies, the competition at this time introduced its Official Choice Checklist 2020 for Indian movies (India Gold, India Story and Dimensions Mumbai).
That is Jio MAMI’s approach of endorsing the movies that will have screened on the competition this yr below regular circumstances.
“Our official choice record of Indian movies is a present of religion and solidarity on this darkish and troublesome yr. Within the gentle of the competition not taking place in 2020, the thought is to help and champion the Indian movies that will have screened as a part of the competition this yr,” mentioned Smriti Kiran (Creative Director, MAMI and Jio MAMI Mumbai Movie Competition).
The chosen movies won’t be screened this yr both in theatres or digitally, however can have the choice to display screen on the competition subsequent yr in the identical part so long as the movie stays an India Premiere until the following version of the competition, and isn’t obtainable on any streaming platform.
The competition subsequent yr will happen in October 2021 and the tentative dates will likely be introduced by the tip of this yr.
The Official Choice Checklist for 2020 has three sections: India Gold, India Story and Dimensions Mumbai. Right here is the total record: