The edgy filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, will be one of the jury members at Marrakech International Film Festival which will be held in 2013.
The director will be rubbing shoulders with the veterans of the film industry across nation.
He will be part of discussion with people like Martin Scorese, Fatih Akin, Patricia Clarkson, and many other big names.
More about Anurag Kashyap –
Director, writer & producer has made several critically-acclaimed independent films that have screened at some of the world’s biggest festivals, including BLACK FRIDAY (1993), RETURN OF HANUMAN and NO SMOKING in 2007, and DEV D and GULAL in 2009.
UDAAN marked his first experience as producer alongside Sanjay Singh and Ronnie Screwvala, and was selected for the Festival de Cannes in 2010 in the Un Certain Regard sidebar.
He returned to directing with THAT GIRL IN YELLOW BOOTS (2011), produced by Guneet Monga.
Two years later, his saga covering six years, GANGS OF WASSEYPUR, was presented in Directors’ Fortnight at the Festival de Cannes and was hailed by the international press, which regarded Anurag Kashyap as an emblematic figure of the renewal of Indian cinema.
In 2013, he returned to Cannes as both producer and director.
His film UGLY was presented in Directors’ Fortnight, which opened with THE CONGRESS by Ari Folman, a movie on which Kashyap acted as associate producer.
He also produced MONSOON SHOOTOUT by Amit Kumar, which was part of the Official Selection Out Of Competition, while THE LUNCHBOX by Ritesh Batra screened in La Semaine de la Critique.