Rima Das

‘Village Rockstars’ out of Oscar race, Rima says keep the faith alive

Village rockstars – The News Mill

India’s official entry for the best ‘Foreign Language Film’ category at the Oscars 2018, Village Rockstars, is out of the race for the honour. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences on Monday announced that nine films have advanced to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 91st … Read more

Film fraternity hails success of Village Rockstars; film to release on Sept 28

Village Rockstars by Rima Das – The News Mill

The film fraternity in Assam was jubilant over the success of Rima Das’s film Village Rockstars. The national award winning film was selected as India’s official nomination for the Oscars, proving that independent filmmakers can do wonders with minimum budget. National award winning film critic and filmmaker Utpal Borpujari said that Rima’s success will inspire … Read more

Rainbow Fields and others from NE in Indian Panorama


‘Xhoixobote Dhemalite’ or Rainbow Fields, is one of the three films to be selected from the northeast at the Indian Panorama. ‘Village Rockstars’ by Rima Das and Apatani language film ‘Aada’ by Amar Kaushik have also been selected. Rainbow Fields by Bidyut Kotoky which deals with the mental trauma of children which grew up during … Read more

Village Rockstars by Rima Das rocks Mumbai festival

Village Rockstars – The News Mill

Assamese film ‘Village Rockstars’ by Rima Das has won several prestigious awards including the Golden Gateway Award, Young Critics Choice Award and Gender Equality Award in Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star. “I am grateful to MAMI team, the jury and especially my children. Most of the people thought I was mad as I … Read more