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Bombay Talkies: How India fell in love with films

Dadasaheb DG Phalke is considered the father of Indian movies, with his Raja Harishchandra, which released in 1913. Interestingly, as acting was not considered respectable for women, all women's roles were played by male actors (as was the norm in popular theatre as well).

Bombay Talkies studio to be revived with anti-Gandhi film

Bombay Talkies is now all set to be revived with an anti-Gandhi film titled "Gandhi vs Aazaad".


Living in Light and Shadow

German cinematographer Josef Wirsching shot some of the landmark silent and talkie movies of India. An ambitious crowd-funding project aims to re-introduce his work in the public domain.

Glad to have worked with Sadashiv Amrapurkar in 'Bombay Talkies': Dibakar Bannerjee

Dibakar Bannerjee's short movie "Star" in the episodic movie "Bombay Talkies" was Sadashiv Amrapurkar's last appearance in Hindi cinema.

The talk show

In the play Bombay Talkies, seven characters share their anguish, hopes, desires, memories, fears and ambitions through monologues

Nawazuddin plays a struggling Writer

After a good run at the box office, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has an interesting line-up of films in 2014.


Filmy fun ends on last day of Chandigarh Carnival

The city’s three-day mega event,Chandigarh Carnival,concluded at Leisure Valley on Sunday.

Voice of Experience

The album is trilingual,with songs written in English,Bengali and Hindi.

'I am the boss of Lootera'

Director Vikramaditya Motwane on filming his latest,screen romances and Sonakshi Sinha

‘I’m the boss of Lootera’

Filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane on filming his latest,screen romances and Sonakshi Sinha