It happens that there have been a number of occasions in the Kannada cine field. The movies are screened during the occasions and which highlight the importance of Kannada cine industry. The 48th international Film Festival has one Kannada film selected. The movie Railway Children is to be a party of the festival which is to be held between November 20th and 28th. For the occasion of Calcutta Film Festival, five Kannada movies have been chosen to be screened. In a positive development, during the Goa International Film Festival, the noted icons as Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol are expected to be the participants. There is a stiff competition among the movies to be screened and two Kannada movies are to be screened.
The two movies happen to be Uppina Kagada and the movie 'Pathumma' directed by 'Panchakshari'. The National Award winning movies a Reservation and Tulu film 'Madipu' and Putani Safari are to be screened in the international level. In the 26 movies screened at Indian Panorama, six of those happen to be Hindi, nine of them are Marathi, and three are Bengali, and two are Assamese. There are other movies screened such as Kannada, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam.