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Film Certification Appellate Tribunal


'I wanted FCAT's role enhanced': Former CBFC chairperson Sharmila Tagore, FCAT member Poonam Dhillon on abolition of appeals body

April 08, 2021 6:51 pm

While actor-former CBFC member Sharmila Tagore, filmmaker Kushan Nandy and former FCAT member, actor Poonam Dhillon, believe the abolition of the tribunal will harm filmmakers here on, filmmaker Prakash Jha is all for the change.

'Sad day for cinema': Film Certification Appellate Tribunal abolished, Vishal Bhardwaj, Richa Chadha, Hansal Mehta criticise move

April 08, 2021 12:04 pm

With Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) being abolished, film producers distressed with CBFC not granting them a certificate, will now have to approach the high court directly.

Shazia Ilmi and Poonam Dhillon nominated to become members of FCAT

June 10, 2016 9:10 pm

BJP leader Shazia Ilmi and actor Poonam Dhillon have been nominated by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry to the Appellate Tribunal (FCAT), which hears appeals against the decisions of censor board.

Centre issues ‘communal tension’ warning before Ya Rab release

February 07, 2014 12:31 am

JUeM counsel A V Bukhari contended that the film had scenes depicting the community in “bad light”.