First ever Mumbai Film and Comic Con Organised by Comic Con India
Spread over the weekend of Oct 20-21’ 2012 (Saturday & Sunday)
Takes place at World Trade Centre, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai.
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)
-Munkeeman 2 by Abhishek Sharma
-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 Abroad
* Look out for Marvel, DC, Vertigo, Amar Chitra Katha, Raj Comics, Campfire Graphic Novels, Vimanika Comics, Rovolt, Sufi Comics, Pop Culture Publishing and Many More.
# 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
* 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