Subhash Ghai, Delhi BJP chief inaugurate DIFF 2014

 

New Delhi:Eminent filmmaker Subhash Ghai with Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi unit chief Satish Upadhyay inaugurated the third edition of the Delhi International Film Festival at the NDMC Convention Centre here.

19th IFFK gets off to colourful start

 The 19th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala got off to a glittering start here today with the screening of Eran Riklis's Israeli movie 'Dancing Arabs'.

Kerala Film Fest to begin tomorrow

Young Israeli-Arab actor Tawfeek Barhom will attend the opening ceremony of the 19th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) here tomorrow.

Documentary on dad was like digging ghosts from past: Shabnam Sukhdev

Filmmaker Shabnam Sukhdev, whose film on the life of her late father and reputed documentary maker S Sukhdev, won critical acclaim, says working on the project was like confronting ghosts from her past.

Nana Patekar was not intimidating on sets: Sonali Kulkarni
Nana Patekar was not intimidating on sets: Sonali Kulkarni

 Sonali Kulkarni says she was not intimidated by the presence of Nana Patekar on the sets of 'Dr Prakash Baba Amte: The Real Hero' as the noted actor pushed her to give her best in the Marathi film.

Indian actors should work in Pakistan: Sabiha Sumar

 While Pakistani actors like Ali Zafar, Fawad Khan and Imran Abbas have become popular faces in Bollywood, Pakistani director Sabiha Sumar feels that Indian actors too should work in the film industry across the border.

'Happy New Year' heads to Marrakech film fest
'Happy New Year' heads to Marrakech film fest

Making its mark at the box-office worldwide and its screenplay making its way to the Oscar Library, “Happy New Year” has now been invited at the 14th edition of Marrakech International Film Festival.

Shaji Karun designs 'Dances of Peacock' short film for IFFI

National award winning director Shaji Karun has designed a signature film for the International Film Festival of India to begin here tomorrow.

Rajinikanth towers over Goa ahead of IFFI
Rajinikanth towers over Goa ahead of IFFI

Giant cut outs of megastar Rajinikanth in his superhero costume line the road alongside picturesque Mandovi river as Goa prepares to host annual International Film Festival of India on November 20.

IFFI: Film Bazaar to analyse cinemas of four Indian languages

In a major attraction for regional movie-makers, Film Bazaar to be held on the sidelines of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa will conduct a trade analysis of cinemas of four Indian languages.

'Pappu ki Pugdandi' opens NCFF

The National Children's Film Festival (NCFF) opened with a packed screening of Seemaa Desai's “Pappu ki Pugdandi” at the Siri Fort Auditorium here.

Children's film festival flags off in capital

The National Children's Film Festival (NCFF), organised by the Children's Film Society of India (CFSI), was Friday inaugurated by Finance minister Arun Jaitley at Siri Fort Auditorium here.

Five Bengali films to premiere at KIFF

To promote young talents in Bengali film industry, five new films in the language are being premiered at the ongoing Kolkata International Film Festival.

Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth to attend IFFI 2014
Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth to attend IFFI 2014

Two of Indian cinema's biggest superstars -- Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth -- will share the stage at the opening ceremony of the 45th International Film Festival of India, starting in Goa on November 20.

Richa Chadha to head to film festival in Mexico
Richa Chadha to head to film festival in Mexico

 Actress Richa Chadda will soon head to Mexico to attend the Los Cabos International Film Festival, where her movie "Words with Gods" will be screened. She feels honoured.

Clean India as theme for children's film fest

The upcoming Children's Film Festival of India will have Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India pet project as its theme, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said here Friday.

DIFF: Kurdish filmmaker tells beekeeper's story

When Kurdish filmmaker Mano Khalil came across an apiarist named Ibrahim Gezer, he knew that his was a story that must be told. The result was "The Beekeeper", which was screened at the ongoing Dharamsala International Film Festival (DIFF) here.

Women filmmakers to compete at Kolkata international film fest

The 20th edition of the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) beginning Nov 10 will see 15 films by women directors from across the globe competing for the top jury award.

KIFF to screen 3D French film, Hollywood classics

The inclusion of 2014 French drama and experimental 3D film "Goodbye to Language" by renowned French filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard in the 20th edition of the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) is set to create new benchmarks, organisers said Saturday.

Amitabh Bachchan invited to inaugurate IFFI 2014
Amitabh Bachchan invited to inaugurate IFFI 2014

The Directorate of Film Festival here has invited megastar Amitabh Bachchan to inaugurate the upcoming edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to be held in Goa from next month.