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Cannes is an elitist film festival: Q

Cannes is an elitist film festival: Q

May 22, 2018

He is known as the bad boy and he happily welcomes the tag. Critics call his films newage and alternate, while general mass in India, particularly in West Bengal, have often despised his films for being subversive, uncovered and politically agitating. However Qaushiq Mukherjee (a...

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Independent cinema breaks shackles at Cannes

Independent cinema breaks shackles at Cannes

May 18, 2018

Though independent Indian cinema has always found a place for itself at Cannes Film Festival, right from the days of Satyajit Ray, the sharp rise in international popularity of ‘Bollywood’ cinema overshadowed it , but it seems to be staging a strong comeback now.

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In conversation with Nawazuddin Siddiqui

In conversation with Nawazuddin Siddiqui

May 16, 2018

It was not the usual sunny weather in Cannes and rains poured in quite heavily. The stage was set for an unusual conversation with one of the most acclaimed actors of India in recent times, Nawazudin Siddiqui.

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Creative minds can’t be bent or broken: Manoj Bajpayee

Creative minds can’t be bent or broken: Manoj Ba...

May 14, 2018

Noted Hindi cinema actor Manoj Bajpayee, says attacks on films and filmmakers don’t bother him as creative minds cannot be bent or broken.

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Need to democratise cinema: Huma Qureshi

Need to democratise cinema: Huma Qureshi

May 12, 2018

In a free wheeling interview with Media India Group at Cannes, on the occasion of the 71st edition of the world’s most prestigious film festival, noted Indian actress Huma Qureshi talks of several issues including the Me2 movement, freedom of expression and the situation of wom...

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Cannes Film Festival: The many shades of Asghar Farhadi

Cannes Film Festival: The many shades of Asghar Fa...

April 6, 2018

A filmmaker of international repute, Asghar Farhadi marks his re-entry into Cannes this year with his latest film chosen to open the Competition of the 71st Festival de Cannes.

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French-Swiss director to head Camera d’Or Jury at Cannes 2018

French-Swiss director to head Camera d’Or Jury a...

March 28, 2018

As the countdown to the prestigious film festival is nearing, award-winning filmmaker Ursula Meier will be heading the Camera d’Or Jury at Cannes along with six contemporaries.

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Popular Archie Comics to get a Bollywood makeover

Popular Archie Comics to get a Bollywood makeover

March 17, 2018

Bollywood is prepping for yet another love story, this time with three international comic characters, which will be re-imagined the Indian way.

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