STAR TV PARTNERS WITH LLOYDS TSB CENTRAL JEWEL AWARDS
STAR TV, the world’s leading Asian network channel and the most popular destination for Indian televisual entertainment, is proud to announce their partnership with this year’s Lloyds TSB Jewel Awards and will be televising the Central Award Ceremony exclusively on STAR Plus on Saturday 12th July 2008 at 7.00pm.
The largest channel for South Asian entertainment announces a call for entries for The Bindies – The Bollywood Indieswww.bollywood.tv, the leading online destination for South Asian entertainment, has launched the first ever South Asian online independent film festival focused on content that is specifically Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi or Sri Lankan in language, theme or flavor –The Bindies.
To celebrate the spirit of the independent filmmaker, www.bollywood.tv will premiere content with a South Asian twist on a dedicated Bindies Film Festival section. Films can be streamed and downloaded at no cost to the filmmaker. The festival will give access to buyers, agents and distributors all online and host a voting poll providing viewers across the globe the chance to support their favourite films.
The Bindies will commence with a virtual red carpet ceremony for films in competition and awards and prizes for the most gifted independent filmmaker in each category. The Bindies Film Festival offers budding filmmakers the opportunity to have their films seen and showcased on www.bollywood.tv for global exposure without requiring a studio or distributor contract.