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Karan Johar ventures into talent representation, management

Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar on Tuesday announced his latest venture -- a talent management agency. "Super delighted to announce our newest venture, a talent management agency, Dharma Cornerstone Agency (DCA)," tweeted Karan. Super delighted to announce our newest...

Madhur Bhandarkar’s ‘Indu Sarkar’ at Indian film fest in Europe

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) The Madhur Bhandarkar film Indu Sarkar will be screened at the 6th Indian Film Festival in Hungary and Bosnia and Herzegovina. "Very Happy that our Critically Acclaimed film INDU SARKAR is showcasing at '6th Indian Film...

We don’t see portrayals of women accused of brutal crimes: Rohan Sippy

Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Rohan Sippy feels there is dearth in portrayals of women accused of brutal crimes, and says his upcoming web show, Criminal Justice: Behind Closed Doors, will delve deep into the subject. Sippy has co-directed the...

I believe any art without a cause is futile: Subhash Ghai

Mumbai, Dec 6 (IANS) Subhash Ghai believes that cinema and art should hold social relevance, adding that any art without a cause is futile. Ghai expressed his opinion ahead of the premiere of the director’s cut of his film “Kaanchi:...

Hansal Mehta decodes why sports-based films do well

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Filmmaker Hansal Mehta, who is currently riding high on the success of his new sports drama Chhalaang, has revealed why sports-based films do well. According to Mehta, the story of an underdog resonates with the...

‘Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari’ director Abhishek Sharma urges B’wood to release films in theatres

Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Abhishek Sharma, whose new film Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari opened in theatres on Diwali, has urged colleagues in the film industry to release their films on the big screen, to boost up business of the...

Sai Deodhar hopes to encourage sibling talk on periods with new short film

Mumbai, Nov 11 (IANS) Actress-director Sai Deodhar has unveiled a new short film, and hopes it encourages siblings to discuss menstruation openly. Sai's latest directorial is titled "Blood Relations", and it is aimed encouraging brothers to gift menstrual health, hygiene...

Mira Nair’s Monsoon Wedding musical to open in India in 2021

Los Angeles, Oct 23 (IANS) The stage musical version of Monsoon Wedding by Mira Nair will open in India next year. Speaking at a virtual masterclass during the ongoing Busan Film Festival, the director revealed that the musical will first...

Vishal Bhardwaj to adapt Agatha Christie stories as film franchise

Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj is developing a film franchise based on the works of famed author Agatha Christie. The series will feature a new pair as the lead investigators. Bhardwaj has partnered with Agatha Christie Limited to...

‘Laxmmi Bomb’ highlights transgender community, says director Raghava Lawrence

Mumbai: The horror comedy Laxmmi Bomb, starring Akshay Kumar, is all set to release on November 9, and director Raghava Lawrence, who makes his Bollywood debut with the film, says he felt compelled to tell the story of the transgender...

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Vaccines safe, show faith in your own products: VK Paul

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Allaying the fears associated with the Covid-19 vaccination drive, V.K. Paul, Member (Health), NITI...