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Santharam award to Prakash Raj


December 24th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actor Prakash Raj won the Santharam award for best actor for his role as a silk weaver in the National award winning film, Kanchivaram. The best director award went to Priyadarshan for ... Read more...

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Kanchivaram not anti-communist


September 30th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Priyadarshan's national award winning film, Kanchivaram will be releasing in theatres soon. The film which stars Prakashraj in the lead role, playing a silk weaver from the pre-independence period, is about the ... Read more...

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Priyadarshan amazed at winning National Award: “This Is My First Award Ever”


September 8th, 2009 - 12:17 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K Jha Priyadarshan who's shooting in distant Karaikudi cannot believe his Tamil film Kanchivaram has won the National award for best film. "This isn't just my first National award it's my ... Read more...

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Priyadarshan can’t believe he’s won National Award


September 7th, 2009 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Sep 7 (IANS) Priyadarshan, currently shooting in Karaikudi, cannot believe his Tamil film "Kanchivaram" has won the National Award for Best Film. "This isn't just my first ... Read more...

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55th National Awards announced: Gandhi, My Father wins two


September 7th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.7 (ANI): Anil Kapoor's produced film Gandhi, My Father has won two National Awards while Shahrukh-starrer Om Shanti Om won in Best Art Direction category, and Shahid Kapur-starrer Jab ... Read more...

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Director Priyadarshan wins ‘Best Director’ Award for ‘Kanchivaram’


July 17th, 2009 - 5:01 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Department of Information and Publicity and Navadharshan Film Society, Pondicherry usually hosts Film Festival of Indian Panorama. The best films selected by the Directorate of Film Festival, New Delhi will be ... Read more...

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Recession takes shine off Bihars silk industry


February 23rd, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Bhagalpur (Bihar), Feb 23 (ANI): The silk industry in Bihar is losing its luster and shine due to a global economic meltdown. The consequences of drying market are staring at many ... Read more...

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Adoor Gopalakrishnan’s omnibus among Dubai film fest Indian line-up


November 19th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 19 (IANS) Acclaimed Malayali director Adoor Gopalakrishnan's "Oru Pennum Randaanum" will be the highlight of the Indian segment of the Dec 11-18 Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), where Sudhir Mishra's ... Read more...

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