Highlights of Mumbai Film And Comic Con 2012
First ever Mumbai Film and Comic Con Organised by Comic Con India. A Gala Festival for Comics & Movie Lovers Costume Play Kids and Adults can come dressed as their favorite comic character. Because it is a Film and comic con, One can also dress as their Favourite Movie character Prizes to be won! Special previews and panels on various Indian & International films • MFCC & The W14.com Retrospective Panel On Andaz Apna Apna With Director, Rajkumar Santoshi. Hosted By Film Critic Mayank Shekhar.
• MFCC & The W14.com Retrospective Panel on 30 years of “Jaane bhi do yaaron” with Director Kundan Shah.
• Catch the sneak peak of Warner Bros India’s upcoming films - The Hobbit & Man Of Steel.
• Special preview of “Karna”, the animated series by Vimanika Comics and Maya Animation.
• Catch the creative duo behind one of the most successful Indian Film based Graphic Novel- The Agent Vinod- The Jungfrau Encounter!
• A special session on ACK’s feature film “SONS OF RAM – Heroes will Rise” , with the voice cast and creative team behind the film. • IRock films presents a panel discussion on their High concept youth oriented film, with Siddhartha M. Jain, Shazahn Padamsee, Rajat Barmecha and Nafisa Jiah Khan.
Meet and Greet • Aakraman, the city’s very own caped crusader comes to MFCC.
• Kids favourite cartoon characters from Nickelodean
• Catch your favorite Tinkle Characters in person
Over 10 Book launches to look at-
-Angry Maushi by Abhijit Kini
-Beast Legion by Jazyl Homavazir -Draupadi by Campfire
-Retrogade 2 by Pop Culture Publishing
-Aghori 2 by Holy Cow Entertainment -Mumbai Confidential (India Launch)
-Kubera by Amar Chitra Katha
-Sudhershan (Chimpanzee) by Hachette India
-Dr. Ajax- The Ant-Aconists by Pipedream Labs
-The Big Bang Story Pipedream Labs
-Nagraj and Super commando Dhruva by Raj Comics The convention includes a book fair featuring the biggest comics/graphic publishers in India and AbroadLook out for Marvel, DC, Vertigo, Amar Chitra Katha, Raj Comics, Campfire Graphic Novels, Vimanika Comics, Rovolt, Sufi Comics, Pop Culture Publishing and Many More. Indian Comic Journal Special Preview
On the opening day of the MFCC, the latest issue of the ICJ will be unveiled by author & artist Abid Surti, through a special preview of the cover story of the upcoming issue. Workshops and Previews with creators, artists & writers of popular comics & graphic novels:
• Catch the international Artist Danesh Mohiuddin, behind the MFCC cityscape artwork.
• Meet Saurav Mohapatra and Vivek Shinde, as they take you through the process of creating “Mumbai Confidential”, their gritty graphic series on Mumbai Underworld.
• Learn how to make children’s comics, a discussion with the Tinkle Editorial & Art Team.
• Special India Preview and the making of Image Comics’ “Krishna-A Journey Within” with Abhishek Singh. Look Out For the cool Merchandise:
Catch The Bombay Merch Store at the convention, with merchandise from Marvel, DC, Star Wars and many more!
• iRock Films presents it's very own 'Bollywood Calendar" as a fun homage to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema.
• Bewakoof.com brings Gangs of Wassypur movie merchandise
• Munkeeman Merchandise
• Comic Con India Merchandise
• There will be lots more to pick from a variety of other Merchandisers as well - Toys, Posters, Mugs, T-shirts, Wallets, Superhero USB Drives!!
October 20-21’ 2012 (Saturday and Sunday)
10.30 a.m - 8 p.m
World Trade Centre, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai
Comic Con India
Comic Con India is a unique event celebrating the illustrated medium, which brings together the whole comics industry and related fields such as Merchandise, Toys, Games, Films and Animation, along with fans of this culture from all age groups.