Baahubali and Srimanthudu in rejected list

srimanthudu-bahubali-in-rejected-listThe 46th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2015 gives a rude shock to Telugu films by not selecting even a single Telugu film for the screening at Indian Panorama.

There were lot of expectations and aspirations from Tollywood makers that Ace director Rajamouli’s Magnum opus Baahubali would be selected as the film was screened at many International platforms but it was rejected as it failed to meet the criteria. Other films like Mahesh Babu’s Srimanthudu, which is message oriented commercial film was also rejected . Despite two telugu directors in the panel, no telugu film was selected.

A total of 26 films selected for the screening including seven Bengali, five Hindi and four Malayalam films. The  screening of the films to be held on November 20 to 30 in Goa.