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Masaan director Neeraj Ghaywan: Writers now pre-censor their screenplays

Before directing Masaan, starring Richa Chadha and Vicky Kaushal, Neeraj Ghaywan had served as assistant director for Gangs of Wasseypur movie with Anurag Kashyap. He also assisted Anurag Kashyap in his film Ugly as a Second Unit Director. His first directorial work was a short film called Shor.

Indian filmmakers should get rid of their arrogance: Neeraj Ghaywan

Masaan-director Neeraj Ghaywan believes off-beat filmmakers often glorify cinema made with a lot of hardships and hail movies which tackle "issues."


Don't see barriers between commercial, offbeat films: Neeraj Ghaywan

Neeraj Ghaywan, who has garnered acclaim for his first film "Masaan", says he doesn't see a difference between commercial and offbeat movies.

Neeraj Ghaywan, Varun Grover to donate National Award prize money to farmers

Director Neeraj Ghaywan and Varun Grover say they will donate the prize money for relief work for distressed farmers in Maharashtra.

Anurag Kashyap has been my mentor, says Neeraj Ghaywan

Director Neeraj Ghaywan, who got a National Film Award for his first directorial "Masaan", says he owes all his success to his mentor and filmmaker Anurag Kashyap.

'Masaan' crew locks horns over censoring issue

"Masaan" was made available on Star network's streaming app, but Neeraj Ghaywan and Anurag Kashyap were upset that it wasn't shown as it is meant to be.


Sad times to make films: Masaan director Neeraj Ghaywan

"This is a new form of censorship of self righteousness and morality. Sad times to make films," 'Masaan' director Neeraj Ghaywan tweeted.

Anurag Kashyap's Phantom Films to team up with Sudhir Mishra, Neeraj Ghaywan

Anurag Kashyap's Phantom Films is collaborating with filmmakers Sudhir Mishra and Neeraj Ghaywan for their upcoming projects.

Neeraj Ghaywan’s 'Masaan', Nagesh Kukunoor’s 'Dhanak' to be screened at 20th BIFF

Neeraj Ghaywan’s “Masaan”, Nagesh Kukunoor’s “Dhanak” will be shown at the Busan International Film Festival, under different sections.

Shabana Azmi wants to star in Neeraj Ghaywan's next

Neeraj Ghaywan says veteran actress Shabana Azmi has expressed her desire to work with him after watching his debut film "Masaan".