iranian film

Controversial cartoons: From arrests to murder attempts


May 11th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) A cartoon on Dalit icon Dr. B.R. Ambedkar printed in a textbook created a storm Friday forcing the Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal ... Read more...

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US congratulates Iranian director on Oscar win


February 28th, 2012 - 8:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) The US government Monday congratulated Iranian director Asghar Farhadi after his film "A Separation" won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film."On behalf of all of ... Read more...

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‘A Separation’ wins best foreign film Oscar


February 27th, 2012 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Iranian film "A Separation" walked away with the golden statuette for the best foreign film at the 84th Academy Awards."A Separation" beat Belgium's "Bullhead", Canada's ... Read more...

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‘A Separation’ wins best foreign film Oscar


February 27th, 2012 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Iranian film "A Separation" walked away with the golden statuette for the best foreign film at the 84th Academy Awards."A Separation" beat Belgium's "Bullhead", Canada's ... Read more...

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Iranian film ‘A Separation’ wins best foreign language film


January 16th, 2012 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 16 (IANS) Iranian film "A Separation" walked away with the Golden Globe award for best foreign language film at the gala ceremony here.Directed by Asghar Farhadi, the ... Read more...

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4th Bengaluru film fest will pay tribute to Dev Anand


December 7th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 7 (IANS) The fourth edition of the Bengaluru International Film Festival (BIFF), starting Dec 15, will pay tribute to actor, producer and director Dev Anand, who passed ... Read more...

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India’s largest kids film fest closes with a bang


November 20th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 20 (IANS) The nation's biggest and one of the largest in the world, The Golden Elephant 17th International Children's Film Festival, came to a close Sunday amidst much ... Read more...

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Iranian film ‘Nader and Simin: A Separation’ wins Golden Bear at Berlin awards


February 21st, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Iranian film 'Nader and Simin: A Separation' has won the Golden Bear award at the Berlin Film Festival along with best acting prizes.The film, which was directed by ... Read more...

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‘Berlin Film Festival’ To Release A Tribute To Jafar Panahi, The Imprisoned Iranian Film …


January 19th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The arrangers of Germany's Berlin Film Festival (BFF) will propel the limelight on the ‘injustice’ being experienced by the imprisoned Iranian film director, Jafar Panahi, by paying a tribute to ... Read more...

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‘Dhobi Ghat’ more an art house film: Director Kiran Rao


November 19th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Debutant director Kiran Rao describes her film "Dhobi Ghat" as art house cinema and says audiences shouldn't perceive it as another commercially viable movie from her filmmaker ... Read more...

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Akshay, Salman to shoot together (Movie Snippets)


September 14th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Bollywood stars Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan are set to share screen space in Farah Khan's "Tees Maar Khan". "Looking forward to our shoot after so long... ... Read more...

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Iranian Filmmaker Released After Paying Hefty Bail


May 26th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jafar Panahi, the Award-winning Iranian film director has been released from prison after suffering imprisonment since March 1. A friend of the director said that he ... Read more...

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Lack of star power mars Darsheel-starrer ‘Bumm Bumm Bole’


May 17th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Child actor Darsheel Safary, who earned kudos for his portrayal of a dyslexic child in Aamir Khan's "Taare Zameen Par", has failed to attract footfalls with ... Read more...

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‘Bumm Bumm Bole’ - a warm journey from innocence to awareness (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)


May 14th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Bumm Bumm Bole"; Cast: Atul Kulkarni, Darsheel Safary, Ziyah Vastani, Rituparna Sengupta; Director: Priyadarshan; Rating: ***Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi's "Children Of Heaven" comes down to earth ... Read more...

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I want Aamir uncle to be proud of me: Darsheel


May 14th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Darsheel Safary lost touch with Aamir Khan post "Taare Zameen Par". But the two reconnected recently and the young actor says that he would ... Read more...

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Darsheel Safary returns with ‘Bumm Bumm Bole’ (IANS Preview)


May 10th, 2010 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) After getting kudos from critics and audiences for his portrayal of a dyslexic child in Aamir Khan's "Taare Zameen Par", child actor Darsheel Safary returns to ... Read more...

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I want to work with Aamir Khan again: Darsheel Safary


May 2nd, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Child actor Darsheel Safary, who teamed up with Aamir Khan in "Taare Zameen Par", says he wants to work with his mentor again. "I'm really looking forward ... Read more...

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‘Bumm Bumm Bole’ a family film about two siblings’ dilemmas in life


April 10th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, April 10 (ANI): The star cast of the upcoming Bollywood film 'Bumm Bumm Bole' unveiled its first look here on Friday.'Bumm Bumm Bole' is a poignant story of two siblings ... Read more...

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Darsheel better than superstars: Priyadarshan


April 10th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Veteran director Priyadarshan says "Taare..." star Darsheel Safary is a much better actor than many of the superstars in Bollywood. The filmmaker has cast the child actor, who ... Read more...

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Darsheel’s second film set against militancy in Assam


September 23rd, 2008 - 9:26 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Multilingual director Priyadarshan says his Hindi adaptation of acclaimed Iranian film "Children Of Heaven", which has Darsheel Safary in the lead role, has been set in the backdrop ... Read more...

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Priyadarshan builds sound studio in Singapore


August 29th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) Director Priyadarshan, who is busy completing "Billo Barber" with Shah Rukh Khan and Irrfan Khan, has built a sound studio in Singapore and hopes that it will help ... Read more...

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Darsheel Safary signs Priyadarshan’s film


August 27th, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 27 (IANS) Darsheel Safary, the boy who made you laugh and cry in his debut movie "Taare Zameen Par", will now star in multilingual director Priyadarshan's Hindi remake of ... Read more...

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Children throng WorldKids International Film Fest


July 26th, 2008 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25(IANS) A diverse selection of animated, short and feature Indian and international films will serve as "entertainment with a purpose" for children and young adults alike at a seven-day ... Read more...

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Iranian cinema relishes actor’s Berlin award


February 28th, 2008 - 11:43 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tehran, Feb 28 (DPA) From playing in provincial theatres in northwestern Iran for more than four decades to winning the coveted Silver Bear Award for best actor at the Berlin Film festival, ... Read more...

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Omar Sharif signs on for Iranian film ‘Saint Petersburg’


November 14th, 2007 - 10:37 am ICT by admin
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Linney, Deneuve to receive AFI honour


November 14th, 2007 - 1:51 am ICT by admin
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