Juhi Chawla & Divya Dutta awarded for movie Chalk n Duster,produced by Surani Pictures

Juhi Chawla & Divya Dutta awarded for movie Chalk n Duster,produced by Surani Pictures

Produced by Amin Surani, Chalk n Duster was one of 2016’s most critically acclaimed film starring few of the finest actors of the industry namely Juhi Chawla, Shabana Azmi, Divya Dutta, Adi Irani who received recognition for their performances. Juhi Chawla won the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy award for best actress female for her stellar performance in the film Chalk N Duster. “I am really honoured to be among versatile film personalities with whom I have worked…

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Divya Dutta launches the cover of Me & Ma

Divya Dutta launches the cover of Me & Ma

Divya Dutta has embarked on a new venture with her first book ‘Me & Ma’. The book is a tribute to her mother and revolves around the friendship Divya shared with her that gave her strength and made her who she is. The award winning actor has released the cover of her book today. The book celebrates Divya’s achievements and is an honest revelation of the force behind her success – her mother. The actress who…

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Grand Premiere of Chalk N Duster On Television, WATCH IT ON MINIPLEX

Grand Premiere of Chalk N Duster On Television,  WATCH IT ON MINIPLEX

Miniplex – a movie premiere service available on Airtel Digital TV,  Tata Sky and Dish TV is set to premiere the critically acclaimed film – Chalk N Duster, this Friday, 23rd December’16. The film not only won millions of hearts after its theatrical release, but was also declared tax free in the North Indian belt because of its strong and relevant social message regarding the current education system in India. However the movie never got aired…

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PVR Pictures to release Deepa Mehta’s MIDNIGHT’S CHILDREN in India

PVR Pictures to release Deepa Mehta’s MIDNIGHT’S CHILDREN in India

Oscar nominated Deepa Mehta’s next MIDNIGHT’S CHILDREN is one of the most anticipated films this year. Based on Salman Rushdie’s Booker prize winning novel, the film will be released in India by PVR Pictures. Rushdie has narrated the film and written the screenplay himself. The plot revolves around about two children born at the hour of India’s independence. Their lives become mysteriously intertwined and are inextricably linked to India’s whirlwind journey of triumphs and disasters. The star cast of…

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Film Industry turns up in full-force to support Whistling Woods International

Film Industry turns up in full-force to support Whistling Woods International

“Whistling Woods International (WWI) is the temple, gurudwara, church and masjid of the Indian film and media industry. It cannot be allowed to suffer due to the follies of others. We wish to celebrate the vision of the film-maker Subhash Ghai and that of the Indian entertainment industry through WWI. Long Live WWI.”, said noted film-maker & VP IMPA (Indian Motion Pictures Association) Ashok Pandit. Shabana Azmi who has been on the Academic Advisory Board…

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NFDC Joins Hands with Shemaroo to Distribute Home Videos of Yesteryear Classics

NFDC Joins Hands with Shemaroo to Distribute Home Videos of Yesteryear Classics

Titles under the Cinemas of India launched on DVDs & VCDs include the cult classic Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron by Kundan Shah, Ketan Mehta’s rustic Mirch Masala, the multi-ensemble Party by Govind Nihalani, Sudhir Mishra’s Dharavi and the satirical take on the modern-day Devdas in Suraj Ka Satvan Ghoda by Shyam Benegal. After the immensely popular 6 DVD pack “Tagore Stories on Film”, NFDC has now joined hands with Shemaroo to distribute these titles on…

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Mumbai Mantra is collaborating with Sundance Institute for Screenwriters Lab 2012

Mumbai Mantra is collaborating with Sundance Institute for Screenwriters Lab 2012

Mumbai Mantra, the media and entertainment division of the Mahindra Group, is collaborating with Sundance Institute for the inaugural Mumbai Mantra | Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab 2012.  Eight feature film projects have been selected through a rigorous evaluation process of submissions from Indian screenwriters from around the world. These Screenwriting Fellows will have the opportunity to work intensely on their feature film scripts with the support of Creative Advisors (established Screenwriters and Directors) in an…

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Saregama India and Shabana Azmi presents LEGENDS – KAIFI AZMI

Saregama India and Shabana Azmi presents LEGENDS – KAIFI AZMI

On the occasion of legendary lyricist and poet Kaifi Azmi’s 90th birth anniversary – 14th January, Saregama, India’s flagship music and entertainment Company along with the talented actress and a proud daughter, Shabana Azmi presented handpicked melodies of the maestro as LEGENDS – KAIFI AZMI, a milestone collection. The album was launched at Hotel Novotel, Mumbai by Anil Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor along with Mr. Adarsh Gupta, Business Head, Saregama India Ltd.  Honoured guests for…

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Discussions on the portrayal of gay and lesbianism in new Indian Cinema at 13th Mumbai Film Festival’s 5th day

Discussions on the portrayal of gay and lesbianism in new Indian Cinema at 13th Mumbai Film Festival’s 5th day

With the 13th Mumbai Film Festival on in full swing, Monday was the least bit blue. While ‘Pina’  was undoubtedly the movie that was on most people’s ‘to watch’ list and enthusiasts queued up outside the auditorium three hours prior to the show timing, movies such as ‘Sleeping Beauty’, ‘17 Girls’, ‘Revolution Revisited’ and ‘Fabienne’ were the other highlights for the day. Celebrity guests for included Yash Chopra, Ramesh Sippy along with wife Kiran and…

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George Clooney’s THE IDEAS OF MARCH was the star movie of 4th day at the 13th Mumbai Film Festival

George Clooney’s THE IDEAS OF MARCH was the star movie of 4th day at the 13th Mumbai Film Festival

The fourth day of the 13th Mumbai Film Festival continued to enthrall cinema buffs. Unprecedented numbers of film goers and cinema enthusiasts thronged the cinemas. Accompanying the audience for the movie screenings were celebrities such as Ashutosh Gowarikar, Vishal Bharadwaj, Shabana Azmi, Makarand Deshpande, Divya Dutta, Sakshi Tanwar, Raj Zutshi, Brijesh Hirjee, Pravesh Rana, Onir, Satish Kaushik, Irawati Harshe and Aly Khan amongst many others. The star movie of the day was undoubtedly George Clooney’s…

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