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‘Dedh Ishqiya’ shoot postponed, to start in January 2013


August 31st, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Actor Arshad Warsi, who will reprise his role of Babban in "Dedh Ishqiya", reveals that the shooting of the film has been postponed once again. It ... Read more...

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‘Chandni Bar’, ‘Fashion’ to be screened in Berlin


August 13th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Two of filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar's critically-acclaimed movies "Chandni Bar" and "Fashion" are in line to be showcased at the Indian Film Festival (IFF), to be ... Read more...

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Omi Vadya hits jackpot with ‘Big In Bollywood’ (Movie Snippets)


July 29th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Indian-American actor Omi Vaidya is on a high after his documentary "Big In Bollywood" was declared the best foreign film at the recently concluded Las ... Read more...

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Actors are selfish as compared to directors: Nawazuddin


June 10th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Nawazuddin Siddiqui says while working on a film, artists are usually concerned only about their roles but a director is comparatively unselfish as he has ... Read more...

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Taking magic of Indian cinema to ‘film-friendly’ Melbourne


June 2nd, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) She is set to showcase some new-age Indian films like "Kahaani" and "Teri Meri Kahaani" in Australia through the forthcoming Indian Film Festival of ... Read more...

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Tannishtha, Nawazuddin win big award at NY film fest


May 31st, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) Nawazuddin Siddiqui seems to be on a roll - he won the best actor award at the recently concluded 12th annual New York Indian Film Festival ... Read more...

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Double win for ‘Gattu’ at NY film fest


May 29th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 29 (IANS) "Gattu", a film about a street kid's ambition to be a kite flying champ, made a mark at the New York Indian Film Festival by ... Read more...

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Hirani, Rituparno to hold master classes in Melbourne


May 25th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Rajkumar Hirani and Rituparno Ghosh are among the filmmakers scheduled to hold master classes at the third edition of the Indian Film Festival (IFF) ... Read more...

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Indie film ‘Kshay’ to release June 15


May 17th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) After wowing the international audience, debutant director Karan Gour's Indie film "Kshay", a black-and-white drama, is set for a theatrical release June 15.The film ... Read more...

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Kareena, Bhandarkar at the New York Indian Film Festival


May 8th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor and filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar are among the celebrities expected to walk the red carpet of the 12th edition of New York ... Read more...

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Foreign exposure pushes independent films in India (Feature)


May 6th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) If yours is a low- or medium-budget, independent movie project and it has travelled to prestigious international film jamborees, chances are ripe for a good ... Read more...

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Ranvir Shorey’s ‘Fatso’ to release May 4


April 21st, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Ranvir Shorey-starrer "Fatso", will hit the screens worldwide May 4.Co-produced by Pritish Nandy Communications and Daily Multimedia Ltd, the romantic comedy also features Gul Panag and ... Read more...

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‘Gattu’ gets two awards at Los Angeles film fest


April 17th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Children's Film Society of India's (CFSI) movie "Gattu" received two awards at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles. Directed by Rajan Khosa, the children's film ... Read more...

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‘Shor’, ‘Sujata’ to be screened at LA film fest


April 9th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Short films "Shor" and "Sujata", directed Neeraj Ghaywan and Shlok Sharma respectively will be screened at the 10th Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles to ... Read more...

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Vidya Balan face of Victoria’s Indian Film Festival


February 28th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Actress Vidya Balan has been roped in as the brand ambassador of Victoria's Indian Film Festival to be held in Melbourne this year."I am delighted ... Read more...

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‘Dhobi Ghat’ closing film at River to River film fest


November 2nd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Kiran Rao's directorial debut "Dhobi Ghat" has been chosen as the closing film for the 11th edition of the River to River Florence Indian Film Festival ... Read more...

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‘Stanley Ka Dabba’ goes globe trotting


October 23rd, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Filmmaker Amole Gupte's "Stanley Ka Dabba", which has garnered a lot of critical acclaim, will now travel to 10 international film festivals.The film, which has ... Read more...

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Gulshan Grover named best actor at Houston fest


September 26th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Bollywood 'baddie' Gulshan Grover has won the best actor award for playing a holy man in Hollywood movie "Desperate Endeavors" at the Indian Film Festival ... Read more...

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Kashyap’s ‘…Yellow Boots’ to release in Britain


August 27th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Anurag Kashyap couldn't have been a happier man. After the US, his next production "That Girl In Yellow Boots" will also release in Britain, thanks ... Read more...

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Disney releasing 3 Indian films in North America


June 30th, 2011 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 30 (IANS) The Walt Disney Studios is releasing three films from India - "Do Dooni Chaar", "Once Upon A Warrior" and "Zokkomon" - in North America July ... Read more...

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Spotted: Shashi Tharoor! (IIFA Diary)


June 26th, 2011 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 26 (IANS) Writer-politician Shashi Tharoor made for an unusual, but charming presence at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), and with his dapper looks, he could well have ... Read more...

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Gulshan Grover to attend LA screenings of ‘I Am Kalam’


June 17th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Actor Gulshan Grover is so upbeat about promoting "I Am Kalam" that he decided to skip the release of his latest movie "Bin Bulaaye Baraati" ... Read more...

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‘Delhi Belly’ to open London Indian Film Festival


June 6th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Bigger, bolder and beyond Bollywood - that's the mantra of the second edition of the London Indian Film Festival (LIFF), which will open with ... Read more...

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From ‘Sholay’ to ‘Three Idiots’, Bollywood captivates Ethiopians


May 25th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 25 (IANS) Bollywood fever is sweeping Africa's political capital, with a week-long festival of 14 films, including blockbusters like "Sholay" and "Three Idiots", enthralling cinegoers.The films ... Read more...

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Rishi Kapoor wins best actor award at New York film fest


May 12th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) His act as a middle-class teacher in a slice of life movie "Do Dooni Chaar" won him critical acclaim and now the film has won Rishi ... Read more...

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“Sthaniya Sambaad” best film at New York festival


May 9th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 9 (IANS) "Sthaniya Sambaad" (Spring in the Colony), directed by Arjun Gourisaria and Moinak Biswas, has won the Best Feature Film award at the 11th Annual New ... Read more...

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Indian film fest in New York kicks off with ‘Do Dooni Char’ (With Images)


May 5th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 5 (IANS) The 11th Annual New York Indian Film Festival kicked off in spectacular fashion with the US premiere of the Delhi-set comedy "Do Dooni Chaar," Disney's ... Read more...

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Chef Vikas Khanna’s ‘Karma to Nirvana’ to premier at NY filmfest


April 27th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 27 (IANS) "Karma to Nirvana", the second instalment in chef Vikas Khanna's Holy Kitchens documentary series will premiere at the New York Indian Film Festival, the longest-running, ... Read more...

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New York Indian Film Festival to partner with film schools


April 26th, 2011 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 26 (IANS) The oldest festival for Indian cinema in the United States will partner with three prestigious film schools in New York and India to help directors ... Read more...

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Darsheel impresses LA audiences with superhero act in ‘Zokkomon’


April 25th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Darsheel Safary's superhero act in "Zokkomon" was a big hit at the Indian Film Festival Of Los Angeles, says his co-star Anupam Kher.Anupam, who also ... Read more...

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‘I am Kalam’ set for June release: Director


April 22nd, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 22 (IANS) "I Am Kalam", an award-winning feature film about the struggle of a boy who is inspired by A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, is set to hit the screens ... Read more...

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‘Do Dooni Chaar’ to open Indian film fest in New York


April 13th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor's critically acclaimed film "Do Dooni Chaar" will open the 11th Annual New York Indian Film Festival to be held May ... Read more...

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New York Indian Film Festival offers exciting line-up


April 13th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 13 (IANS) An exciting line-up of 25 feature films will screen at the New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF), the oldest and most prestigious Indian ... Read more...

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New York Indian film fest getting bigger, better (With Images)


April 3rd, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 3 (IANS) It could become the Indian counterpart to Sundance. This year's New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) still features Indian independent and diaspora films, but each ... Read more...

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‘I Am Kalam’ to open IFFLA 2011


March 31st, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Director Nila Madhab Panda's directorial debut "I Am Kalam" will open the ninth edition of Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) starting April 12.At the ... Read more...

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