IFFM Centrepiece Spotlight Film

Thursday, 17th August
HOYTS District Docklands

Experience the world premiere of Lord Curzon Ki Haveli (Curzon’s Manor) with the team and celebrate our Centrepiece Spotlight Film for Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2023.

Marking the directorial debut of Anshuman Jha, Lord Curzon Ki Haveli (Curzon’s Manor) is an exciting black comedy thriller, a homage to the legendary Hollywood filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock. Hear from director Anshuman Jha, and actors Arjun Mathur and Paresh Pahuja as we warmly welcome this special film into the world.

Opening Night Film

Four 'desis' aka South Asians in London meet over a thoroughly unplanned dinner party. "There is a dead body in the trunk," says Rohit to his guests Ira and Basuki on arrival. Ira laughs it off, Basuki takes it seriously. A night of madness ensues.

Anshuman Jha
Arjun Mathur
Paresh Pahuja