Remembering Ram Mohan, artist extraordinaire
The legendary animator and filmmaker passed away on 11 October 2019 leaving behind a strong legacy and many filmmakers building on the basics he taught.
Hope to inspire other women not to be silent: Producer Mohini Gupta on Mai Ghat
Indie producer Mohini Gupta explains why she wanted to make her first film in Marathi and why she was drawn to the unusual story of Prabhavathy Amma.
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IFFI 2019: Usha Jadhav, Hellaro, Lijo Jose Pellissery win again as golden jubilee edition closes
Pellissery was adjudged Best Director for the second year in a row while Jadhav won the Silver Peacock for Best Actress for her role in Mai Ghat.
Aim of a costume designer is to make characters real and awesome: Dolly Ahluwalia
The actress and costume designer was joined by fellow designers Ana Singh and National award-winner Indrakshi Pattanaik Malik at a session on their craft at the golden jubilee edition of the International Film Festival of India.
My male protagonists have always cried, says Imtiaz Ali
Ali and filmmaker Rahul Rawail held a masterclass on the contemporary filmmakers of different generations at the ongoing 50th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI).
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Best time to be in the film industry: Aditya 'Uri' Dhar on the current landscape in cinema
Content is the hero now, Malayalam filmmaker Manu Ashokan, whose Uyare (2019), a film about an acid attack survivor, completed 100 days in theatres, said.
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Lots of stupidity, lots of blunders and survived 40 years, says filmmaker Priyadarshan on his career
At the ongoing International Film Festival of India (IFFI), the filmmaker sat down for a candid chat with the audience and spoke about his beginnings in cinema and the influences that shaped the films he made over a span of three decades.
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NFDC’s Film Bazaar 2019 ends with awards for Pedro, Swizerland, Pinki Elli?
The film projects Laila Aur Satt Geet, Gamak Ghar, and rk/rkay were also awarded.
I like collaborative writing, says Meghna Gulzar
The filmmaker was part of a conversation with screenwriters Juhi Chaturvedi, Pooja Ladha Surti, cinematographer Modhura Palit and columnist Sumedha Verma Ojha at the ongoing International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa yesterday.
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False notion that Bollywood is Indian cinema is dissolving at a rapid rate, says Srijit Mukherji on diversity
Filmmakers Srijit Mukherji, Ananth Narayan Mahadevan, and Abhishek Shah were a part of the discussion, ‘The Diversity in Indian Cinema’, held on Friday, 22 November at the 50th edition of IFFI.
My USP is that people can relate to me: Taapsee Pannu on what sets her apart in Hindi cinema
In a session held today at the ongoing golden jubilee edition of IFFI, she discussed her criteria for selecting scripts with moderator Madhureeta Mukherjee.
Short film Megha’s Divorce, starring Manjari Fadnis, has its Indian premiere at IFFI 2019
Directed by Nila Madhab Panda, the short is part of an anthology titled Interdependence.
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IFFI 2019: Nooreh, Hellaro open the Indian Panorama section
Filmmakers Ashish Pandey and Abhishek Shah spoke about their films ahead of the screenings in Goa.
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NFDC Film Bazaar 2019: Union minister Prakash Javadekar opens 13th edition
Filmmakers Vishal Bhardwaj, Soundarya Rajinikanth, Meghna Gulzar, producers Siddharth Roy Kapur, Vani Tripathi Tikoo, actor Adil Hussain, CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi, and other leading Indian and international film personalities will headline panels.
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NFDC Film Bazaar 2019: Meghna Gulzar, Adil Hussain, Vani Tripathi Tikoo to mentor students
They will be joined by CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi on mentoring workshops with a special focus towards skill development and entrepreneurship.
Had clarity on what I wanted for Hellaro: Filmmaker Abhishek Shah
First-time filmmaker Abhishek Shah speaks about making his debut film over three years, winning the National award, and finding a cinematic story for the big screen.
Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Chola to be released in Kerala on 6 December
Chola was premiered at the 76th Venice International Film Festival and won two Kerala State awards for its artistes.
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IFFI 2019: Mrinal Sen, Girish Karnad, Vidya Sinha to be honoured
The golden jubilee edition of India's premier film festival will honour the contributions of 13 artistes, 12 of whom died over the past year.
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IFFI 2019: Pianist Jonny Best to play live music at screenings of Battleship Potemkim, Pandora's Box, Blackmail
The golden jubilee edition of the festival is going to screen classics from the silent and early talkie era in a special section.
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IFFI 2019: Festival to host retrospective of British director Ken Loach
The festival will host a screening of Loach's most famous films, including The Wind That Shakes The Barley (2006), Jimmy's Hall (2014), and I, Daniel Blake (2016).