Aparna Sen

Khabar 20-20: Supreme Court rejects 32 new interim petitions in Ayodhya dispute case

Supreme Court rejects 32 new interim pleas in Ayodhya dispute case.

Mar 14, 2018, 20:39 PM IST
My mother is not my competition: Konkona Sensharma

My mother is not my competition: Konkona Sensharma

Actress Konkona Sensharma is making her directorial debut with "A Death in the Gunj" and she says comparisons with her mother, veteran filmmaker Aparna Sen, do not bother her as she cannot think of her as a competition.

May 21, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Aamir Khan has every right to be worried, says Aparna Sen

Aamir Khan has every right to be worried, says Aparna Sen

Aparna Sen feels Aamir Khan’s statement on intolerance was "blown out of proportion"

Nov 27, 2015, 16:21 PM IST

Aparna Sen backs FTII students, urges public to join in

 Famed filmmaker Aparna Sen on Monday came out in support of the ongoing protest of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) students against actor Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as new chairman and urged all Indians to back the agitation.

Jul 20, 2015, 18:44 PM IST
Top 5 women directors in Bollywood

Top 5 women directors in Bollywood

Women are getting involved in the process of filmmaking more than ever before. Women directors are taking over the industry by storm giving us some of the most memorable films in the past decade.

May 28, 2015, 15:20 PM IST
Goutam Ghosh, Aparna Sen appear in Srijit's next film

Goutam Ghosh, Aparna Sen appear in Srijit's next film

Celebrated filmmaker Goutam Ghosh has appeared in front of the camera in another noted director Srijit Mukherjee's 'Chatuskone' for the second time in his cinematic career.

Sep 15, 2014, 11:19 AM IST

Konkona Sen Sharma writing script, hopes to direct soon

Versatile actress Konkona Sen Sharma, who has been maintaining a low profile for a while now, has been busy writing a script and says she hopes to wield the megaphone soon.

Aug 21, 2014, 18:41 PM IST

Aparna Sen appears for questioning in Saradha scam

Famed actor-director Aparna Sen Monday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate in connection with the multi-crore-rupee Saradha chit fund scam.

Aug 18, 2014, 12:53 PM IST

Saradha scam: ED questions West Bengal Textile Minister, Aparna Sen

West Bengal Textiles minister Shyamapada Mukherjee and actor Aparna Sen were questioned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with its money laundering probe in the multi-crore Saradha chitfund scam case.

Aug 18, 2014, 12:40 PM IST

Did politics change "sweet actor" Tapas Pal, wonders Aparna Sen

Expressing disbelief at Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal`s alleged remarks threatening to kill CPI(M) workers and have their women raped, eminent director Aparna Sen on Tuesday wondered whether jumping into politics had changed the nature of the "sweet" actor.

Jul 01, 2014, 14:53 PM IST

My life changed post `Mr and Mrs Iyer`: Konkona Sen Sharma

Actress Konkana Sen Sharma, who made her acting debut at the age of three while hanging out on a Bengali film set with her actor-turned-director mother Aparna Sen, says her relationship with films changed after she did `Mr and Mrs Iyer`.

May 10, 2014, 11:55 AM IST

`Goynar Baksho` competing in three main categories in NYIFF

Aparna Sen`s Bengali film `Goynar Baksho` (jewellery box) has made it to the prestigious New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF), vying for honours in three main categories.

May 06, 2014, 17:04 PM IST

Dearth of films on poor, marginalised people: Aparna Sen

Aparna Sen Friday lamented the dearth of movies in India showcasing the plight of the marginalised communities and the urban and rural poor.

Feb 01, 2014, 09:59 AM IST

Might do `Mr. & Mrs. Iyer` sequel: Aparna Sen

Award-winning filmmaker Aparna Sen is contemplating a sequel to her highly acclaimed ‘Mr. & Mrs. Iyer’ with Konkona Sen Sharma and Rahul Bose reprising their roles from the 2002 movie.

Oct 31, 2013, 14:37 PM IST

I`m not a feminist messiah: Aparna Sen

Acclaimed actress-filmmaker Aparna Sen says she is no feminist messiah and that she doesn`t believe that women can only make "delicate", "women-oriented" films which always show the gender in a positive light.

Sep 15, 2013, 20:34 PM IST

Ladakh film fest now to be held Sep 13-15

The second edition of the Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF), rescheduled due to the Uttarakhand tragedy, will now be held Sep 13-15 in Leh.

Jul 29, 2013, 15:27 PM IST

Good literature certainly does have an impact on the way you look at life: Aparna Sen

The beauty with the brains spoke about the people who have moulded her into the person she is now and much more.

Jul 17, 2013, 11:20 AM IST

Ladakh film fest to focus on women, Aparna Sen to head jury

The second edition of the Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) is to be held July 5-7.

Jun 13, 2013, 19:11 PM IST

Ladakh film festival to showcase `women in cinema`

National award winning actress and director Aparna Sen will head the jury of the second Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF), to be held from July 5 to 7.

Jun 13, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

Mugdha to learn Bengali to be in Aparna Sen, Rituparno films

Mugdha Godse says she would do anything to learn Bengali so that she can act in films of Rituparno Ghosh or Aparna Sen.

Apr 23, 2013, 08:48 AM IST