CINEMA / TV

Indian short film wins award at Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival

  By Utpal Borpujari / New Delhi “Binnu Ka Sapna”, a short film by Kanu Behl of “Titli” fame, has won the Student Jury Prize for best short in International competition at the prestigious Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival 2019. Produced by Terribly Tiny Talkies and Colosceum Media, the film made its World Premiere at … Continue reading Indian short film wins award at Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival

Google dedicates doodle to Madhubala on her 86th birth anniversary

Google dedicates doodle to Madhubala on her 86th birth anniversary   One of India’s most beautiful actress Madhubala, was born on 14 February 1933 in Delhi and died on 23 February 1969 in MumbaiMdhubala (born Mumtaz Jehan Begum Dehlavi; 14 February 1933 – 23 February 1969), was Known for her beauty, personality and sensitive portrayals … Continue reading Google dedicates doodle to Madhubala on her 86th birth anniversary

Oscar-nominated British actor Albert Finney dies at 82

WEB DESK Oscar-nominated British actor Albert Finney has died aged 82. Finney’s family today said that he passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side. He was a five-time Oscar nominee who began his career at the Royal Shakespeare Company before making his mark in film. His big … Continue reading Oscar-nominated British actor Albert Finney dies at 82

Children and students can visit National Museum of Indian Cinema for free

NMIC to have daily screening from 4 PM – 5 PM, on Indian films and filmmakers     Mumbai The National Museum of Indian Cinema, at Films Division Complex, Peddar Road, Mumbai, inaugurated by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India on 19th January, 2019, has been opened to the public from 20th January, 2019. The Museum … Continue reading Children and students can visit National Museum of Indian Cinema for free

PM inaugurates National Museum of Indian Cinema

AMN / MUMBAI Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said the government will soon start a single window clearance and a portal for the Indian film industry which will help them get all requisite permissions for shooting across various locations in the country. The Prime Minister was speaking after inaugurating the country’s first National Museum of … Continue reading PM inaugurates National Museum of Indian Cinema

Noted Film actor Kader Khan passes away in Canada

Born in Kabul, Khan made his acting debut in 1973 with Rajesh Khanna’s “Daag” and has featured in over 300 films. He wrote dialogues for over 250 movies. Before becoming an actor he had written dialogues for Randhir Kapoor-Jaya Bachchan’s “Jawani Diwani”.   WEB DESK Veteran actor, dialogue writer Kader Khan passed away at a … Continue reading Noted Film actor Kader Khan passes away in Canada

Mortal remains of Mrinal Sen cremated in Kolkata

    Mortal remains of Legendary filmmaker Mrinal Sen, the last of the triumvirate of directing icons, Satyajit Ray and Ritwik Ghatak, was cremated in Kolkata on Tuesday in the presence of eminent film personalities. Sen’s funeral took place after the arrival of his son Kunal from Chicago on Tuesday early morning. His mortal remains … Continue reading Mortal remains of Mrinal Sen cremated in Kolkata

Renowned Film maker Mrinal Sen passes away

AMN / WEB DESK India’s Legendary filmmaker Mrinal Sen passed away today in Kolkata. He was 95 . A Padma Bhushan and Dada Saheb Phalke awardee, Sen paved the way for parallel cinema in the country with films like Ek Din Achanak, Padatik, Mrigaya, Akaler Sandhane, Chorus, Kharij, Khandahar, Bhuwan Shome, Akash Kusum and Calcutta … Continue reading Renowned Film maker Mrinal Sen passes away

Political stir over ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’

  AMN / NEW DELHI / LUCKNOW Political stir has erupted over the controversial film The Accidental Prime Minister, which is based on namesake book by former prime minister Manmohan Singh’s media adviser Sanjaya Baru. The Controversy began soon after its trailer release on Thursday evening. While the BJP resorted to Gandhi-family bashing, the Congres … Continue reading Political stir over ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’

Threat to Dilip Kumar’s Bungalow, Saira Banu Seeks PM’s Help

In January, the Economic Offences Wing of the Mumbai Police had registered a case of cheating against builder Samir Bhojwani for allegedly trying to grab the bungalow of the veteran actor.   AGENCIES / MUMBAI / VETERAN actress and wife of thespian Dilip Kumar, Saira Banu has sought PM Modi’s Help as Builder Samir Bhojwani … Continue reading Threat to Dilip Kumar’s Bungalow, Saira Banu Seeks PM’s Help

Ad
Ad

SPORTS

Top Shooters of the World to hit the targets for 14 Olympic quota places at World Cup

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi About 500 top shooters from 60-nations are all set to hit the targets for 14 To ...

SC appoints former judge Justice DK Jain as ombudsman for BCCI

The Supreme Court has appointed former apex court judge Justice DK Jain as the first court-appointed ombudsman ...

IOC suspends all Indian applications to host future events after Pak athletes denied visas

WEB DESK   The International Olympic Committee IOC has suspended all Indian applications to host fu ...

Ad

MARQUEE

President Kovind confers PM Rashtriya Bal Puraskar 2019

    AMN / NEW DELHI President Ram Nath Kovind today conferred the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya ...

Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Indian short film wins award at Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival

  By Utpal Borpujari / New Delhi “Binnu Ka Sapna”, a short film by Kanu Behl of “Titli” fame, ...

Google dedicates doodle to Madhubala on her 86th birth anniversary

Google dedicates doodle to Madhubala on her 86th birth anniversary   One of India's most beautifu ...

Ad