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Anurag Basu plans English ‘Barfi!’


September 19th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) After treating Hindi-viewing audiences to "Barfi!", director Anurag Basu plans to cook up an English version of the movie for non-Hindi audiences. He says "Barfi!" is ... Read more...

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Bieber supports Gomez at Toronto film fest


September 10th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 10 (IANS) Teen sensation Justin Bieber was here to support his girlfriend Selena Gomez who is promoting two of her films at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival.Gomez ... Read more...

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All ‘fine’ between Stewart, Pattinson


September 10th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 10 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart has dismissed rumours that there is tension between her and Robert Pattinson following their split.Speaking at the premiere of her new film ... Read more...

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Stewart wants to avoid break-up-related queries


August 19th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart is not comfortable talking about her much-talked about fling with director Rupert Sanders.Stewart had an affair with her "Snow White And The ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart ready to face camera post split


August 18th, 2012 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart will make her first official appearance since her cheating scandal at the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada next month.The 22-year-old has been ... Read more...

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Stewart cancels MTV awards show appearance


August 17th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 17 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart has pulled out of the MTV Video Music Awards ceremony, which she was due to host with her ex-boyfriend Robert Pattinson.The award ... Read more...

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New scripts reflect our world: Hansal Mehta


August 10th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Trends and formulas are here to stay, but nowadays filmmakers are pciking stories from around them and briginging it to big screen in a fascinating ... Read more...

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‘Peddlers’ heads to Toronto film fest


August 1st, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) After the 65th Cannes International Film Festival, debut director Vasan Bala's "Peddlers" is now set for screening at the 37th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) ... Read more...

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Sridevi to flaunt Sabyasachi sari at Toronto fest


July 30th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Sridevi's Bollywood comeback "English Vinglish" will be premiered at the 37th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and the actress has decided to wear a sari, ... Read more...

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Freida Pinto takes New York by storm (With Image)


July 14th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 14 (IANS) Indian actor Freida Pinto took New York City by storm with a glamorous red carpet premiere of her new film "Trishna" which released Friday at ... Read more...

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Freida Pinto’s ‘Trishna’ at IIFI


November 23rd, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 23 (IANS) Hollywood-based Indian actress Freida Pinto-starrer "Trishna" will be screened Friday at the 42nd International Film Festival of Indian here. "Trishna" is about a woman whose life is ... Read more...

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Iranian filmmaker Panahi’s appeal against jail term rejected


October 19th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi has lost his appeal against a six-year prison term and a 20-year ban on filmmaking, travelling abroad and talking to the media. ... Read more...

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Rachel Weisz real actor than movie star: Director Kondracki


October 14th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 14 (IANS) Director Larysa Kondracki, who has teamed up with Rachel Weisz in his debut feature film "The Whistleblower", is all praise for the Oscar winning actress ... Read more...

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Ashley Greene to star in ‘Olivia Twisted’


September 16th, 2011 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 16 (IANS) Actress Ashley Greene has been roped in to star in modern version of Charles Dickens' literary classic "Oliver Twist".Titled "Olivia Twisted", the film will focus on ... Read more...

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‘Mausam’ screenings at Toronto film fest cancelled


September 14th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 14 (IANS) The screenings of Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor starrer "Mausam" at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival has been cancelled due to censor delays in India, ... Read more...

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‘Michael’ to be premiered at Toronto fest, director nervous


September 5th, 2011 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) Debutant director Ribhu Dasgupta, whose "Michael" is the only Hindi film selected for world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, says he feels honoured but ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi Film Festival announces grants for 2011


August 26th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 26 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi Film Festival has announced the latest group of projects to receive financial support from Sanad, the festival's fund for filmmakers from the ... Read more...

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Mexico’s `Miss Bala’ entered in Toronto film festival


August 18th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 18 (IANS/EFE) Mexican director Gerardo Naranjo's "Miss Bala" will be shown at the Toronto International Film Festival, which will screen 300 movies, production company Canana Films said."Miss ... Read more...

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‘That Girl In Yellow Boots’ first look revealed (With Image)


August 11th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) "A shocking story of twisted relationships" - that's what the first poster of Anurag Kashyap's "That Girl In Yellow Boots" proclaims. Unveiled Thursday, the first ... Read more...

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Punjabi family comedy ‘Breakaway’ to premiere at Toronto


August 10th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 10 (IANS) Akshay Kumar co-production "Breakaway", a hilarious Punjabi family comedy on the lines of "Bend It Like Beckham", will have its world premiere at the Toronto ... Read more...

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Cuban zombie film to premiere at Toronto film fest


August 4th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Aug 4 (IANS/EFE) Cuba's first-ever zombie film is scheduled to premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September and later will be screened at another major cinema gathering ... Read more...

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Freida Pinto coming to Toronto filmfest with ‘Trishna’


July 27th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 27 (IANS) "From the Sky Down,'' Academy Award-winning filmmaker Davis Guggenheim's documentary about Irish band U2, will open the 36th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) that runs ... Read more...

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Subhash Ghai says ‘Awara’ drew him into Bollywood


June 29th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 29 (IANS) Subhash Ghai credits Raj Kapoor's film "Awara" for his entry into Bollywood."In my childhood, I saw 'Awara' and I bunked from school. After that when ... Read more...

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Raj Kapoor clan gathers at street naming in Canada


June 25th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Brampton (Canada), June 25 (IANS) It was a picture-perfect moment. Bollywood's ultimate showman Raj Kapoor's wife, three sons, daughters and daughter-in-law were all in town for the official naming ceremony ... Read more...

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Stage set for Bollywood’s grandest show abroad (With Image)


June 22nd, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 22 (IANS) The stage is set, the mood alive! As Bollywood's grandest and most glamorous celebration, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards, launches here ... Read more...

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Toronto to commemorate the legendary Raj Kapoor


June 18th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 18 (IANS) The legendary Raj Kapoor is looming large over Toronto in the Year of India in Canada.As the Indian International Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards ... Read more...

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Three films starring Shalim Ortiz to debut in 2011


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, June 3 (IANS/EFE) Three films featuring Puerto Rican actor Shalim Ortiz, who plays a detective, a Vietnam War veteran and a young man in love, are scheduled to ... Read more...

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Raj Kapoor under-recognised filmmaker in North America : Toronto fest official (With Images)


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Legendary actor-filmmaker Raj Kapoor's films have been a feast of cinematic excellence and are extremely popular not only in India but in other parts of ... Read more...

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Kapoors faced financial crunch after ‘Mera Naam Joker’


April 7th, 2011 - 2:30 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 7 (IANS) Actor Randhir Kapoor, son of legendary filmmaker Raj Kapoor has revealed that after the debacle of his father's ambitious project "Mera Naam Joker" in 1970, the ... 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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IIFA to hold Raj Kapoor film festival in Toronto


March 4th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) The 12th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) weekend, to be held in Toronto this year, will organise a Raj Kapoor retrospect."I have been part of ... 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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Peep World: A Trailer In The Day In The Life Of Michael C. Hall And His Three Siblings


January 29th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Yahoo! Movies released the trailer and it’s all about how the lives of the four siblings just change and they fight it out after one of the siblings publish a book ... Read more...

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Dhobi Ghat: Kiran Rao Resorted To Facebook For Actress


January 15th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kiran Rao, the debutant director of Dhobi Ghat wanted a fresh face for her flick, a face that has not been exposed to the camera or on screen before, so ... 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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