Satyajit Ray’s politics was not the politics of political parties that were constantly at each other’s throat explains Aparna Sen.
Sonata movie review: Despite strong women characters played by Shabana Azmi, Aparna Sen and Lillete Dubey, Sonata stays only on surface.
Aparna Sen’s Sonata will also include a transgender character in the English drama to enhance the visibility of the marginalised.
Aparna Sen says the title sketch of Sonata also retained the reference of a musical note which went well with the concept of the film.
Sonata trailer: Aparna Sen’s debut English directorial starring Shabana Azmi and Lillete Dubey is all about female bonding.
While talking about Lipstick Under My Burkha, Konkona Sen Sharma said that the CBFC should just give a certificate, and not ban films at all.
Movies of filmmakers like Deepa Mehta, Aparna Sen, Mira Nair and Raj Kapoor will be screened at ‘Womanhood- The battle to be thyself’ International Film and Arts Festival.
In the midst of political controversies between India and Pakistan, six Indian directors including Aparna Sen, Tanuja Chandra and Ketan Mehta and six Pakistani directors are coming together on a common platform.
Disappointed with the response to her latest Bengali release ‘Arshinagar’, Aparna Sen says she will nevertheless continue to experiment.
Aparna Sen defended actor Aamir Khan saying his comment on intolerance is being “blown out of proportion” and that his concerns are justified as a citizen of the country.
Rueing the dominance of Hindi language in Indian cinema, director Aparna Sen said she was once asked by a producer to make a sequel of her hit English film ‘Mr and Mrs Iyer’ in Hindi.
Aparna Sen and Ananth Mahadevan will be the special guests at the fourth annual Washington South Asian Film Festival.
Aparna Sen said women were still subjected to questions on chastity in an era when scientific progress has provided tools like DNA tests to settle paternity issues.
The story is about three estranged friends, who also happen to be filmmakers, being approached by a younger filmmaker to meet a producer, who has agreed to finance the portmanteau film.
After five straight hits at the box office, director Srijit Mukherji is aiming for a double hat-trick with his latest, Chatushkone