"Kanu Behl's directorial debut was screened as part of the Un Certain Regard section at Cannes Film Festival 2014 and yet to release in India. The lead actor of the film Ranvir Shorey shall also be there for the opening," festival organiser, filmmaker Ritu Sarin told.
Director Neeraj Ghaywan's "Masaan" will draw the curtains on the festival on November 8. Ghaywan will present the movie along with screenwriter Varun Grover.
The list of attending international filmmakers includes The Maw Naing from Burma with his feature film, "The Monk". Acclaimed Japanese director Kaoru Ikeya is returning to DIFF for the International premiere of his documentary, "Lung Ta".
Bhutanese director Dechen Roder's short film, "Lo Sum Choe Sum" will have its Indian premiere. In collaboration with the Embassy of Switzerland in India, Anka Schmid will premiere "Wild Women – Gentle Beasts".
In collaboration with The Japan Foundation, DIFF will host director Tetsuichiro Tsuta for the Indian premiere of his feature film, The Tale of Iya. Israel's Talya Lavie will present her film, "Zero Motivation".
Indian filmmakers attending DIFF 2015 include National Award-winning director, Gurvinder Singh, with his feature film "Chauthi Koot". Bhaskar Hazarika will present the Assamese feature, "Kothanodi", which was screened at 2015 Busan International Film Festival.

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