Cinema

Behen Hogi Teri’s Poster War

Behen Hogi Teri’s Poster War

May 31, 2017

Debutant director Ajay K Pannalal and producer Tony D’Souza were arrested for hurting religious sentiments amidst the buzz surrounding the release of their film Behen Hogi Teri. The bone of contention was regarding a digital poster that was shared on social media by the fi...

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Top Indian stories from Cannes Film Festival 2017

Top Indian stories from Cannes Film Festival 2017

May 22, 2017

As the 70th year of Cannes Film Festival celebrates cinema and charm once again, Indian films and personas made their presence noteworthy at the French Riviera. Red carpet strides, screenings, poster launch, fashion, gossips and more – let’s look at the most significant ones ...

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Bollywood blockbuster ‘Devdas’ to be screened at Cannes again after 15 years

Bollywood blockbuster ‘Devdas’ to be screened ...

May 18, 2017

As part of L'Oréal Paris Open Air Cinema On May 20, Bollywood director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s 2002 film ‘Devdas’ starring Shah Rukh Khan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead will be presented at the 70th Cannes Film Festival yet again after 15 years of its release.

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India swap objectives at Cannes Film Festival

India swap objectives at Cannes Film Festival

May 15, 2017

The 70th edition of Cannes Film Festival is set for a curtain raiser in less than 48 hours; the stories that would keep an Indian film aficionado hooked are few but relevant.

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‘Afternoon Clouds’ the only Indian film at Cannes this year

‘Afternoon Clouds’ the only Indian film at Can...

May 9, 2017

The history of Indian short films at the prestigious categories of the Cannes Film Festival goes back to 1953, but the last decade wore a barren look until a FTII student got her short film selected in this year's Cinefondation.

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Evolution of Animation in India

Evolution of Animation in India

May 8, 2017

Indian animation speaks a language of its own. It has a life of its own and an acceptability that knows no borders. Over time, the Indian animators have evolved a style that always suits the story even as the presentation remains their very own; creating an appeal that is univers...

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A birthday tribute to Satyajit Ray

A birthday tribute to Satyajit Ray

May 2, 2017

Here is a birthday tribute to the maestro, Satyajit Ray, and to his incredible contribution to world cinema that still inspires generations of film lovers and cinema enthusiasts around the world.

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Zohra Sehgal: The Jewel in the Crown of Indian cinema

Zohra Sehgal: The Jewel in the Crown of Indian cin...

April 27, 2017

Zohra Sehgal was probably the first and undoubtedly the brightest crossover international star of India to have equally excelled in films, television, and stage. She passed away in 2014 when; she was two steps ahead of hundred and left a body of work to wonder and ponder! Today i...

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Cannes Film Festival reveals the Jury for 2017

Cannes Film Festival reveals the Jury for 2017

April 27, 2017

The jury for the competition category of the 70th edition of Cannes Film Festival is announced. Indian personages such as Mrinal Sen have often received the prestigious prospect to judge; however, the present edition has none!

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Telugu actor-director Kasinadhuni Viswanath wins prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award for 2016

Telugu actor-director Kasinadhuni Viswanath wins p...

April 25, 2017

Veteran filmmaker and actor Kasinadhuni Viswanath was nominated for and won the Dadasaheb Phalke award for 2016, India's highest award in the film industry. The accolade will be conferred upon him by the Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on May 3, 2017.

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