Can the heroine in our films ever come out on top? In a year which has seen endless controversies over films headlined by women, here’s some good news: 2017 will be remembered for a handful of women (and some men) who were willing to step out of the lakshman rekha and claim agency for themselves.
Konkona Sen Sharma was seen attending the Dharamshala International Film Festival wearing a Chuba along with director Rima Das. The National Award winning actor is there to present her film A Death in the Gunj.
Konkona Sensharma who made her debut as a director with A Death In The Gunj says that independent films have an alternative kind of content. If one fails to follow that their films may fail to get any funds. She also agrees that one of the reasons why she got funds was because she was a well-known actor.
From Fashion to Indu Sarkar, Madhur Bhandarkar has been able to bring on front some hard hitting realities of politics and glamour world. Today, on his 49th birthday, we bring to you a list of his films that prove his prowess as a director.
Lipstick Under My Burkha box office collection day 4: After having a tough fight against the CBFC for getting a certificate, the so-called “lady oriented” film by Alankrita Shrivastava has managed to lure audiences. It stars Ratna Pathak Shah, Konkona Sensharma, Aahana Kumra and Plabita Borthakur in the lead roles.
Konkona Sen Sharma have already spoke much about all the trials and tribulations Lipstick Under My Burkha had to go through, and also about her character in the film. Now Konkona, or Koko as she is lovingly called, talks more about her plight as an independent filmmaker and her journey as an actor.
Konkona Sen Sharma gets candid while talking about her upcoming movie Lipstick Under My Burkha and all the hardships that surrounded it. She plays Shireen Aslam, a woman in her 30s, wears a Burkha and comes from a fairly patriarchal, conservative kind of a setup in the film, who Konkona thinks has a very different mindset from hers.
Bollywood actor Konkona Sen Sharma says getting funds for a female-oriented movie is still a task in the industry. After directing A Death In The Gunj, she will be seen in one of the most controversial films of the year, Lipstick Under My Burkha. It is a bold film.
Konkona Sen Sharma, the debut director of A Death in the Gunj shares her experience as a first-time director of the niche film. She also talks about how it was a struggle to get the movie produced and how the cast that includes Om Puri, Kalki Koechlin and Vikrant Massey helped her by not charging their market rates.
Konkona Sen Sharma, who is known for her powerhouse performances, also has an impeccable fashion sense, when it comes to ethnic wears. As the actor turns a year older on December 3, let's take a look at her most memorable sari moments!
While we recently saw Celina Jaitley flaunting her baby bump in a bikini, Lisa Haydon posted multiple such pictures. The way Kareena Kapoor Khan kept herself busy during those most precious months just cannot be missed. See photos as our yummy mummies posed with their baby bump.
While we saw a number of onscreen and offscreen romances in the glam world this past year, a number of love stories came to end with celebrities ending their marriages and opting for new chapters. TV actors Rashami Desai and Nandish Sandhu, Konkona and Ranvir Shorey headed splitsville. A look.