Friday, Oct 24, 2014



Jyoti Amge makes waves as first Indian on US series Freak Show
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

A resident of Nagpur, Amge is the only Indian talent to feature in the fourth season, which is titled Freak Show.

In Their Element: The magic of Scottish Dance Theatre
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

The Scottish Dance Theatre brings together a production by three contemporary choreographers, which patterns nature in various ways.

A short film looks at football as an empowering tool for Indian girls
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

New York-based artist Indrani Pal Chaudhuri’s short film looks at how football is being used as a tool to empower girls in India.

Magic of Movies
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

latest film, 99 Homes starring Andrew Garfield and Michael Shannon premiered at the Venice Film Festival.

Matter of life and death: Chetan Shah revisits the issue of passive euthanasia
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

Through the story of nurse Aruna Shanbaug, filmmaker Chetan Shah revisits the issue of passive euthanasia

Flick Geek
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

With a day job as a digital marketing analyst in Delhi, Chaudhuri’s third book is full of interesting trivia.

‘I want to tell stories that matter’
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Oscar-winning Pakistani filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy on her first animation film 3 Bahadur and why she chose to make a movie for children.

Award-winning filmmaker Jahnu Barua on his latest release, Ajeyo
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Award-winning filmmaker Jahnu Barua on his latest release, Ajeyo, regional cinema and his love for socio-political causes.

Beyond the Hills
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

The third edition of Dharamshala International Film festival promises a fair mix of popular and award-winning cinema.

Ray of Darkness
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

A Marathi film about a father searching for his daughter, Sunrise, will be screened in the competition section of Busan International Film festival

Beyond the Hills
Sat, Sep 13, 2014

The third edition of Dharamshala International Film festival promises a fair mix of popular and award-winning cinema

Aditya Vikram Sengupta’s ‘Labour Of Love’ makes a sweeping start
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Debut filmmaker Aditya Vikram Sengupta's story of love during troubled times has struck the right chords with film critics.

Born Again: A short film salutes the brave spirit of acid attack survivors
Tue, Sep 09, 2014

Nasreen Jahan's eight-minute film Newborns will have its world premiere on September 9, at the Toronto International Film festival in the Short Cuts International programme.

Small Wonder
Sun, Sep 07, 2014

Indian-American actor Devika Bhise is excited about her role in a film based on the life of mathematician MS Ramanujan.

Pursuit of Success
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Aditya Vikram Sengupta looks to assert himself as a filmmaker with his debut attempt, Labour of Love.

Take Heritage for a Ride: A new mobile app lists Delhi museums
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

A new mobile app brings us closer to our rich heritage by collating a list of museums in the city

Walk to Freedom: A documentary on the pleasure of walking
Thu, Aug 28, 2014

Documentary filmmaker Shrikant Agawane’s latest shares insights into the benefits of walking.

An American Holiday
Wed, Aug 27, 2014

Filmmaker Arpita Kumar engages with issues of racial discrimination towards minorities, especially Sikhs in the US.

People with disability have a masti side to them too: Filmmaker Shonali Bose
Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Shonali Bose’s film about a girl with cerebral palsy looks at changing the myths surrounding specially-abled people

A feature film about drug addiction wins best feature at the Rhode Island Film festival
Wed, Aug 20, 2014

A feature film about drug addiction, youthful angst and rebellion wins Best feature at the Rhode Island Film festival

The New Mr India
Fri, Aug 15, 2014

Today as India celebrates its 68th indepedence day, we ask filmmakers and writers to tell us the recent screen characters that embody the attributes of a new-age patriot.

Waiting for God
Wed, Aug 13, 2014

Mira Nair’s latest short film God Room makes its world premiere at Venice Film Festival this month.

Waiting for God
Tue, Aug 12, 2014

Mira Nair’s latest short film God Room , which explores our relationship with spirituality and religion, makes its world premiere at Venice Film Festival this month.

US firm to provide free drugs to Indian kid with Hunter Syndrome
Sat, Aug 09, 2014

The annual cost can be in excess of Rs 1.2 crore though it varies from patient to patient.

Manish Dayal on working with Helen Miren, Om Puri in ‘The Hundred Foot Journey’
Fri, Aug 08, 2014

The American actor talks about starring opposite stalwarts such as Helen Mirren and Om Puri.

Bitter sugar
Fri, Aug 08, 2014

An animation film on acid attacks, eerily titled Chasni or Sugar Syrup, reveals traumatic tales from survivors’ lives

Mahatma Gandhi statue to be part of Parliament Square, UK
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

Philip Jackson, a British sculptor will create a larger-than-life bronze sculpture of the global icon of peace and non-violence.

The Human Network
Tue, Jul 22, 2014

Oscar-winning filmmaker Jeffrey D Brown in his first feature film, Sold, documents child trafficking in Kolkata and Nepal

Off the Beaten Track
Tue, Jul 15, 2014

A documentary looks at the fading culture of travelling cinemas in Maharashtra

What happens when your personal freedom is encroached upon?
Mon, Jul 07, 2014

19-minute-film was awarded Best Film at the Cinema City International Film Festival in Serbia, last month.

The soprano
Fri, Jul 04, 2014

After Zubin Mehta, Patricia Rozario is the second Indian to receive the Fellowship from the Royal College of Music

A five-minute animation film on acid attacks
Mon, Jun 30, 2014

An animation film on acid attacks, eerily titled Chasni or Sugar Syrup, reveals traumatic tales from survivors’ lives.

Gymkhana Club split wide open over special induction of VIPs
Tue, Jun 24, 2014

The 38 names were picked from among the huge pile of applications with the club.

Chance Encounters
Tue, Jun 24, 2014

Anjali Patil never wanted to become an actor. The National Awardee talks about her training as a director and intuition.

‘Big stars only pay lip service to you’
Fri, Jun 20, 2014

Aparna Sen on her women-centric stories and her debut Hindi film Saari Raat

Family of boy with rare disorder prays for subsidy on treatment
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

Hunter syndrome results from a deficiency of an enzyme that helps the body break down certain molecules that accumulate in the cells.