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In Nandita Das' hauntingly moving Firaaq, fear rules the landscape of Gujarat

There’s a lot happening in Nandita Das’ directorial debut Firaaq. We get a peek at the lives of a few characters following the 2002 Gujarat riots, and it is every bit as harrowing and complex as the real world.

Actress Tisca Chopra turns author with her book 'Acting Smart'

'Acting Smart' will provide information to young aspiring actors.


Raghubir Yadav in judicial custody,failed to pay alimony

Raghubir Yadav,arrested in an alimony case,was remanded to judicial custody till June 7.

'Firaaq' awarded special jury prize at Istanbul film festival

Nandita Das's 'Firaaq' won the Special Jury Prize at the Istanbul Film Festival for conveying a message of hope.

Movie Review: Firaaq

This is a fine ensemble. The little boy,played unfalteringly by Mohammad Samad,is a heartbreaker.

Not being ambitious frees me from the pressure: Nandita Das

After proving her mettle with powerpacked performances,Das is ready to release her first film as a director.


Nandita's 'Firaaq' named best film at Pakistani film festival

Nandita Das' 'Firaaq',based on the 2002 sectarian violence in Gujarat,has won the best feature film award.