Founding Members


Gabriele Brennen

Creator of the Extravagant India !concept (Festival at the Péniche Cinéma in 2009), she also conceived the Short Film Evenings of the Peniche Cinema and the programming for them, she was associate editor of the programme Chemin d’artistes produced for Arte by Images et Compagnie,

Manoj Srivastava

He is at the head of Bollywood - The Film City project in Malwan, Maharashtra, some 50 kms off Goa. He has been Chief executive of the Entertainment Society of Goa who co-organises the IFFI (International Film Festival of India), he took part in it's programming.

Ramesh Tekwani

Artistic director of Take One Audio Visuals.
He has directed more than 500 advertisements, documentaries and shorts, including business videos and television series.

Pierre Assouline

Director of Onlyfilms (Paris) andt Westeast Films (Mumbai).
In his role as distributor he has promoted the films of Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen, Jean-Luc Godard, André Techiné, Lino Brocka, Shaji Karun...