News and Upcoming Events
Bobby ends 2021 on a high note – BOBBY ends the year on a high note. The New Jersey Indian and International Film Festival (NJIIFF) featured our short film in its lineup for 2021.
Bobby wins hearts in Kolkata – In India, after Bengaluru and Mumbai, it is now Kolkata where BOBBY has been appreciated. In its most recently concluded season, the Calcutta International Cult Film Festival named BOBBY the winner of an Outstanding Achievement Award in the category for Disability issues.
Puneet wins Best Screenplay – We are very grateful to the Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival for honoring our short film, BOBBY by naming it a Winner for its original screenplay. Congratulations to Puneet for winning Best Screenplay - Jury at this year's event.
10th MSIFF features Bobby – Bobby directed by Amir Jaffer & produced by Ajit Mukundan is an Official Selection at the 10th Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival-21
Bobby wins big at BEST SHORTS – Best Shorts Competition in its Sep 2021 season has honored the film, its director (Amir Jaffer) and its leading cast members (Puneet - An actor, Sareeka, Amogh Karwar) with four Awards of Recognition and one Award of Merit.
VISAFF 21 selects Bobby – BOBBY is an Official Selection at the Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival 2021 (Nov 11- 14)! We are thrilled that the film is reaching Canadian audiences as well.
BOBBY selected by DCSAFF – We are thrilled to share that BOBBY is an Official Selection at the 10th Annual DC South Asian Film Festival (DCSAFF) from Nov 10-16, 2021.
BOBBY at Oscar qualifying BISFF – Bengaluru International Short Film Festival, an Academy Award qualifying film festival, features BOBBY as an Official Selection. The festival (Aug 28, 2021 to Sep 5, 2021) places special emphasis on Inclusion.
ARRANGEMENT - now worldwide – Now running on MovieSaints as well, "Arrangement" is truly available worldwide.
Asienne Mag. features CHOICES – Asienne Magazine interviews Jackie Dallas and Puneet in the context of the short film, "CHOICES."
CHOICES now on Disney+ Hotstar! – CHOICES is now available to be watched in India on Disney+ Hotstar.
Observing Autism Awareness Month – This Autism Awareness Month, writer and actor, Puneet, shares his personal experiences with autism and news about Prana Pictures' upcoming short film, "Bobby."
CHOICES now on Amazon Prime! – Choices is now available in the US (https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08VS17SCH) and in the UK (https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B08VSBZJ78) on Amazon Prime.
Amir Jaffer wins Best DOP – Amir Jaffer who also directed Choices, wins Best DOP (International) at the Lake City International Film Festival 2020.
Best Actor nomination for Puneet – For his role as Altaf Khan in Choices, Puneet was nominated for a Best Actor award at the Lake City International Film Festival 2020.
CHOICES at LCIFF 2020 – Choices is featured as an Official Selection by the Lake City International Film Festival 2020
CHOICES at 5th ISFF Pune 2020 – 5th International Short Film Festival Pune, India - 2020 includes CHOICES in its line up as an Official Selection. Congratulations to the team.
ARRANGEMENT on Disney+ Hotstar – Arrangement is now streaming live on Disney+ Hotstar in India in addition to Amazon Prime in the US & UK. To watch in India on Hotstar go to: https://www.hotstar.com/in/movies/arrangement/1610015023
CHOICES at IFFSA Toronto 2020 – The North American Premiere of CHOICES will take place at the International Film Festival of South Asia (IFFSA), Toronto at their Virtual event this year. The largest South Asian festival of North America, IFFSA Virtual 2020 is going to be attended by thousands.
ARRANGEMENT live on Amazon Prime – ARRANGEMENT has won numerous accolades over the past year. Now, you can watch it on Amazon Prime Video at: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B088FDZ95N (in the U.S.) https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B088FDHZ6B (in the U.K.) It is free to watch for subscribers of Amazon Prime
CHANCES now on Amazon Prime – Chances is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video in the US and UK. It is free to watch for subscribers of Amazon Prime
CHOICES picks up more wins – CHOICES has bagged a number of awards at the Best Shorts Competition (April 2020). Congratulations to director, Amir Jaffer, and actors, Jackie Dallas & Puneet
CHOICES wins 3 Awards – Choices was named a Winner for the Award of Merit at the Accolade Global Film Competition in 3 categories - Short Film, Leading Actor, Leading Actress.
Annual Film Soiree – Hosted by Amir Jaffer. The event is co-presented by Eclectic Media Lab, Prana Pictures and Dil Ki Awaaz (Bolly 92.3FM)