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Leila actor Huma Qureshi: The real empowerment is having the power to choose

Filmmaker Deepa Mehta and actor Huma Qureshi on Leila, a Netflix web series set in a dystopian world.

Diana Penty, Lisa Ray and others praise Netflix's Leila

Netflix original series Leila, starring Huma Qureshi, is based on the book of the same name by Prayaag Akbar. The book projects this world as highly policed and where the society is constantly monitored to maintain ‘purity’.


Deepa Mehta to adapt author Shyam Selvadurai's Funny Boy

Funny Boy takes Deepa Mehta's love for book adaptation ahead. Earlier, she has adapted several books like Salman Rushdie's Midnight's Children and Cracking India (Earth starring Aamir Khan). Funny Boy has been written by Canadian author Shyam Selvadurai

Keeping the flame alive: What made Deepa Mehta’s Fire such a pathbreaking film

Twenty years later, looking back at what made Deepa Mehta’s Fire such a pathbreaking film and examining its relevance today.

Deepa Mehta, Aparna Sen's films to screen at Womanhood Fest

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.

I explored women in every situation: Deepa Mehta

Deepa Mehta feels she has explored women in every untouched situation.


Randeep Hooda in Toronto for Deepa Mehta’s Inland

Randeep Hooda, who had signed Deepa Mehta’s Inland some time back, left for Toronto last week to shoot for the film

Randeep Hooda paired with Sarah Allen in Deepa Mehta's next

Deepa Mehta, who has in the past worked with actors as diverse as Aamir Khan and John Abraham, is now getting ready to direct Randeep Hooda.

Deep(a) thoughts

She shuns labels,finds controversies boring and dodges the ‘adaptation police’. Veteran filmmaker Deepa Mehta opens up,just a little bit

On a literary trail,three-day literature fest in Chandigarh from November 8-10

The three-day fest will include panel discussions touching upon literature,politics and society.

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Nandana Sen, Manisha Koirala dazzle at 'Rang Rasiya' screening

It was the occasion of the special premiere of 'Rang Rasiya' and many stars, along with the lead stars of the movie, made their presence felt.