art of storytelling

Films are like vacation for me: Ekta Kapoor

January 19th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) TV czarina Ekta Kapoor is in seventh heaven following the stupendous success of her production "The Dirty Picture". She says producing TV shows makes her ... Read more...

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Deepti Naval’s short stories look at real India

November 9th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Actress Deepti Naval has joined the legion of Indian writers with her maiden collection of short stories."The Mad Tibetan: Stories From Then And Now", ... Read more...

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Eco-wildlife film fest opens in Delhi

February 14th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The capital renewed its commitment to the environment Monday with the inauguration of the Wildscreen Festival, the Indian and Sri Lankan avatar of the world's largest ... Read more...

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Children’s film festival to offer much more than movies

November 4th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Can films be a part of the school curriculum? Why are children's films invisible in India? With open forums on such subjects, special workshops on animation and ... Read more...

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Once upon a time…Storytelling for children in hospitals

August 23rd, 2009 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
By Mayank Aggarwal New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Being cooped up in a ward, surrounded by doctors, medicines and anxious family members can be nerve-racking for hospitalised children - but not if they ... Read more...

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Rishi Kapoor gives acting tips to film students

May 22nd, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) Bollywood veteran Rishi Kapoor gave acting lessons at a film school here and told students that it was important for an actor to know every aspect of movie-making. "It ... Read more...

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Harper Collins promotes Hindi reading among kids

November 12th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) At a time when books have taken a backseat to television, internet and videogames, Harper Collins Publishers India Wednesday tried its bit to promote reading Hindi books ... Read more...

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