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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Hindi cinema


Hindi Diwas 2019: Why do we celebrate this day on September 14?

September 14, 2019 10:30 am

Hindi Diwas 2019: As a language, Hindi not only commands respect, but is also widely spoken; its popularity sustained by Hindi cinema.

Memories of a Master

January 18, 2019 12:14 am

Veteran filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan remembers his long-time mentor, Mrinal Sen, in a tribute held in Delhi.

Meena Kumari, Tragedy Queen, remembered by Google Doodle on 85th birth anniversary

August 01, 2018 8:11 am

Meena Kumari Google Doodle: The legendary actress starred in about 92 films in a career spanning 33 years. Some of her notable films include Pakeezah, Baiju Bawra, Parineeta, Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam, Foot Path, Dil Ek Mandir and Kaajal.

We make pav-bhaji of comedy: Riteish Deshmukh

June 01, 2017 12:46 am

Riteish Deshmukh on his new film, mixing up of comedy genres in Hindi cinema, and putting his money in content-driven Marathi movies

“I'll have to start my own small karobaar", says projector operator as Regal Cinema brings its curtains down

April 03, 2017 8:32 pm

Kumar's trajectory of fate is similar to that of Regal's. Kumar and Regal are symbolic of a time when single-screened theater halls and skilled operators had a standing in society.

‘Preservation begins when a film goes on floors’

March 01, 2015 12:00 am

A discussion on ‘unique challenges of film preservation in India’ puts the spotlight on the lack of awareness in the industry.

Coffee with kabir

March 30, 2014 5:25 am

Nasreen Munni Kabir on her latest book on Waheeda Rehman and her passion for archiving Hindi cinema.

Ram-Leela, Krrish 3 action director talks about his struggle and rise in Bollywood

January 24, 2014 5:10 pm

Sham Kaushal, one of the most sought-after action directors in Bollywood, talks about his struggle, and painting cinema with action

‘I Like the Formula’

November 22, 2013 12:30 am

As he gears for the release of Bullett Raja,director Tigmanshu Dhulia talks about working with stars,and how his cinema is a blend of realism and entertainment

Blood Lust

November 22, 2013 12:02 am

Marathi filmmaker Anup Jagdale’s debut project hopes to carve its own identity despite rumours of it being a remake of a popular Hindi film.