Sunny won Rs 25 lakh as prize money, a car and also a contract to sing in the next film by T-Series. “It is wonderful to be back home; as I recall the time I would sing near a tree for my friends.
Down Memory Lane: Dolly Ahluwalia, an alumnus of National School of Drama, is excited when she talks about her two new films - the Hindi feature film Doordarshan and Punjabi film Azaab.
Notes from the Diary: The band has released two EPs since they were formed. The first, Marz, comprises three tracks, including Afzai, Kashmir and the re-released version of Marz.
Beyond Borders: In the exhibition, we see, among others, works that depict nature, life, everyday realities and the artists' observations.
K-pop band Z-Stars, who debuted in 2019, recently performed in India to a huge audience. They also tried Indian delicacies during their stay.
A “walking sculpture”, a designer, an activist and writer, he never fails to turn heads dressed in fabric and steel, frills and brocade, ribbons and shells, feathers, crystals and over-sized safety pins.
A UK arts publication, ArtsProfessional, has conducted the Freedom of Expression survey, and has received responses from more than 500 people, many of whom have pointed out the perils of speaking freely
In one of the interviews prior to the release of the film, Ayushmann Khurrana had disclosed its intent: to make people receptive to the idea of homosexuality. The usage of the word “receptive” as opposed to “accepting” is both interesting and telling.
Artist Atul Dodiya on his enduring engagement with the masters and how landscapes offer freedom to explore and why he engages with the society to produce his art.
From well-known Kalighat paintings to more experimental work on conch shells, there will be many on display.
Assam is the protagonist of Haque’s theatre. It flows as the Brahmaputra in Bubbles in the River (2018), a play about ethnic tribes that are threatened by globalisation.
A film on the late gallerists Kekoo and Khorshed Gandhy honours their legacy to Indian art and shows how art and politics are never far removed.
Saarang Theatre Festival in Pune lasts a few days only — from February 24 to 28 — and showcases no more than one performance every evening so that the audience can absorb the ideas of some of the best theatre practitioners of the country.
For Bhaduri, impressionism and expressionism have been her starting points since she began painting in the ’70s. She studied art from SNDT, University of Mumbai, and a summer course from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London.
Never say die: After scoring big in her films over the last two years, which include Super 30, Batla House, and the critically acclaimed Love Sonia, Aankh Micholi marks Mrunal Thakur's debut in comedy.
Lana Wilson borrows the name of the documentary from one of Swift's songs, Miss Americana & The Heartbreak Prince. But it is impossible to not notice its nod to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s blistering 2013 novel, Americanah.
Spain-based Nestor Navarro on his life as a puppeteer, and doing the best things in the world.
Bicky Singh, founder of SikhLens, the annual Sikh Arts and Film Festival in California, on bringing the festival to India, inspiring young filmmakers and creating awareness across the world about Sikh culture.
In a new film, wildlife filmmaker Shaaz Jung follows the only black panther in Kabini
Belgian puppeteer Ronny Aelbrecht, who performed at the 18th Ishara International Puppet Theatre Festival, on the craft’s relevance.