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Regional cinema doesn’t get media attention: Award-winning Punjabi director (With Images)


August 11th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) His realistic take on farmers in "Anhey Ghorey Da Daan" has done the global festival circuit and even won three National Awards. But Punjabi ... Read more...

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NFDC dedicates ‘Anhey Ghorey…’ to Mani Kaul


August 9th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) has decided to dedicate National award-winning Punjabi film "Anhey Ghorey Da Daan" to late filmmaker Mani Kaul, who was ... Read more...

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‘Chakravyuh’ invited for world premiere at London Film Fest


July 27th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Prakash Jha's next film "Chakravyuh" has been invited to the prestigious London Film Festival for a world premiere in October. The director is elated."It's a ... Read more...

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Mithun recalls days of struggle


June 13th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) National Award-winning actor Mithun Chakraborty, who plays the role of grandmaster on dance reality show "Dance India Dance Little Masters" (DID), feels the current lot of ... Read more...

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Mrinal Sen, young at 90, says learning is never ending


May 15th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 15 (IANS) "Ninety years ago there was an accident - my birth, and another accident is waiting to happen - my death and I have the courage to ... Read more...

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Off beat films keep me grounded: Mithun


October 19th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) Three-time national award winning actor Mithun Chakraborty says it is important for him to work in off-beat films because this keeps him grounded."Such films (off-beat films) ... Read more...

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Madonna’s ‘W.E’ to premier at London Film Festival


September 8th, 2011 - 6:00 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) Pop star Madonna's directorial venture "W.E" will have its British premiere at the London Film Festival.The film which stars Abbie Cornish, Oscar Isaac, Richard Coyle, ... Read more...

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Mithun starrer ‘Nobel Chor’ to be screened at 55th BFI London fest


September 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Producer Ashwani Sharma's Bengali feature film "Nobel Chor", which stars Mithun Chakraborty, will be screened at the 55th British Film Institute (BFI) London Film Festival ... Read more...

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Buddhade Dasgupta receives award for ‘Janala’


March 6th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 6 (IANS) National Award winning filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta has received the best feature film award he won at Taipei's Asia Pacific Film Festival for his Bengali movie "Janala" ... Read more...

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Bengali movie ‘Janala’ set to release Feb 25


February 9th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) After travelling to 15 film festivals across the world and wowing film buffs, Buddhadeb Dasgupta's "Janala" will be screened here Feb 25 and the director is happy ... Read more...

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‘Tera Kya Hoga…’ not an answer to ‘Slumdog’: Sudhir Mishra


November 29th, 2010 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Sudhir Mishra's much-delayed project "Tera Kya Hoga Johnny" will finally hit the screens Dec 17, but the director has brushed aside comparisons with the ... Read more...

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‘West is West’ to open 41st IFFI in Goa


November 19th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 19 (IANS) "West is West", starring Indian actor Om Puri, will be the opening film at the 41st edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which kicks ... Read more...

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Paramedics called as fans pass out watching Danny Boyle’s ‘127 hours’


October 30th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): Film fans threw up and passed out at the premiere of Danny Boyle's shocking new movie '127 hours'.Many of he fans even walked out in disgust during the ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle awarded British Film Institute Fellowship


October 28th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle has been honoured with a British Film Institute (BFI) Fellowship by UK film industry.The film-maker, lauded for his work on 'Slumdog Millionaire', was ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown branded ’scruffy’


October 26th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Peter Mandelson has dubbed former UK PM Gordon Brown "a cross between a snowplough and a combine harvester"- saying he couldn't even fix his own tie.Mandelson, who ... Read more...

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Freida Pinto forced to celebrate 26th b’day sans beau Dev Patel


October 19th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): 'Slumdog Millionaire' star Freida Pinto had to celebrate her 26th birthday in London without beau Dev Patel by her side.She attended the premiere of her new film ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan launches soundtrack of ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’


October 13th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
By Shaikh SharikMumbai, Oct.13 (ANI): Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has launched the soundtrack of Marathi film, 'Mee Sindhutai Sapkal', in Mumbai.Director of the movie Ananth Narayan Mahdevan, expressed his gratitude to ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle to receive special award at BFI London Film Festival


September 30th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30 (ANI): 'Slumdog Millionaire' director Danny Boyle is set to receive a special award at the upcoming BFI London film festival.The Oscar-winning director will be honoured with the British ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle gets ready for BFI Award


September 29th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Oscar winning film-director Danny Boyle is certain one another trophy and this time it would be courtesy British Film Institute. The organization is going to present ... Read more...

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I Am Kalam To Be Screened In London Film Festival


September 20th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director Nila Madhab Panda's forthcoming children's movie I Am Kalam, has been selected to be screened at the esteemed London Film Festival, which is starting next ... Read more...

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Paan Singh Tomar To Premiere At London Film Festival


September 17th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director Tigmanshu Dhulia's upcoming movie Paan Singh Tomar, based on a true story of a runner, is getting its world premiere at the 54th BFI (British ... Read more...

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Amputation seen in ‘127 Hours’ made audiences run for the door


September 16th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) After watching James Franco's realistic depiction of self-amputation in Danny Boyle's "127 Hours" three people fainted at the premiere at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival. The film, which ... Read more...

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‘Paan Singh Tomar’ to be premiered at BFI London film fest


September 14th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) UTV Motion Pictures' critically acclaimed "Udaan" and forthcoming release "Paan Singh Tomar" will be showcased at the 54th BFI (British Film Institute) London Film Festival, starting Oct 13. "Udaan" ... Read more...

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Portman to promote new movie at London film festival


September 9th, 2010 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) Hollywood actress Natalie Portman will be attending the 54th British Film Institute (BFI) London Film Festival to promote her new movie "Black Swan". The actress is among a huge ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle’s ‘127 Hours’ to close London Film Festival


August 14th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 14 (IANS) British filmmaker Danny Boyle, known for films like "Trainspotting" and "Slumdog Millionaire", is all set to close October's London Film Festival with the screening of his ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle’s Thriller 127 Hours To Close The London Film Festival


August 13th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle's upcoming thriller movie 127 Hours has been chosen to close the BFI London Film Festival on October 28, ... Read more...

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‘The Road’ Release Shifts To 25th Nov


November 5th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov. 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The release date of the Movie 'The Road' has been pushed back again with the release date being, 25th Nov 2009. The makers have however released ... Read more...

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Easier to build new village than shoot in a real one: Shyam Benegal


October 23rd, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Oct 23 (IANS) Shyam Benegal, the noted filmmaker who burst into the film world 26 years ago with a clutch of realistic films about village India, says he ... Read more...

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Carey Mulligan tipped for Best Actress Oscar after ‘An Education’ premiere


October 21st, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 21 (ANI): Carey Mulligan has raised hopes of bagging next year's Best Actress Oscar after being hailed for her stunning performance in new film 'An Education'.The actress was tipped as ... Read more...

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Big Pictures heads to Pusan, London fest with four films


October 6th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 6 (IANS) Four movies produced by Big Pictures - "Well Done Abba", "Abohamaan", "Kutty Srank" and "Janala" - will be screened at the upcoming 14th Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF) ... Read more...

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Johnny’s London Dreams


October 1st, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sudhir Mishra's Tera Kya Hoga Johnny will premiere in London in the London Film Festival on October 13. The filmmaker is overcome by nostalgia as his film is premiering in London ... Read more...

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Soha finally teams up with mom Sharmila Tagore for a film


April 27th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Soha Ali Khan shall finally team up on screen with mom Sharmila Tagore in a yet untitled, Brit-Asian to be directed by debutante director Sangeeta Datta.Sources reveal, "The film tells ... Read more...

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Freddie Windsor’s Fiancée Embarrasses The Royals


March 3rd, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by GD
The Royals were once again already embarrassed by a prospective daughter in law when Freddie Windsor's bride-to-be, Sophie Winkleman, appeared in a TV satire about the royal family. But her latest ... Read more...

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‘Rang Rasiya’ screened at London Film Festival


November 14th, 2008 - 10:31 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Actor Randeep Hooda's forthcoming bilingual film 'Rang Rasiya' in Hindi and 'Colours of Passion' in English, was screened at the 52nd London Film Festival, recently."The film was superbly received at the festival," ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrows lacy frontal peek show


November 5th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 5 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow left very little to the imagination when she arrived at the premier of Two Lovers in Paris.The 36-year-old left everyone asking for more when ... Read more...

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