NEW DELHI: The animation film The World of Ghoopi and
Bagha by Shilpa Ranade is being screened in the 39th
Toronto International Film Festival's Kids section.
The film is based on Satyajit Ray's live action 1969
Bengali language children's musical 'Goopy Gyne Bagha
Byne'. The original was based on a story told by Ray's
grandfather. The animation film has been made for the
Children's Film Society, India.
Indian romantic comedy Shuddh Desi Romance directed
by Maneesh Sharma and produced by Aditya Chopra will
also see its premiere at the Festival being held 5 to
15 September which will also have Ritesh Batra's The
Ranade's film has been announced in the update list
of more than a dozen films from Asia in various sections
announced now, doubling the size of this year's Asian