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Closing ceremony of International Film Festival of India - In Pics

Closing ceremony of International Film Festival of India - In Pics

The 48th edition of IFFI had opened on November 20.

Nov 29, 2017, 00:25 AM IST
In disintegrating world, cinema speaks of unity, integrity: Amitabh Bachchan

In disintegrating world, cinema speaks of unity, integrity: Amitabh Bachchan

In a fast and disintegrating world, cinema is one of the most worthy examples of unity and integration, said Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, who was conferred the Indian film personality of the year award winner at the 48th IFFI on Tuesday.

Nov 28, 2017, 20:49 PM IST
No IFFI screening for 'S Durga'; CBFC orders re-examination

No IFFI screening for 'S Durga'; CBFC orders re-examination

The censor board has ordered a re-examination of Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's controversial film "S Durga", derailing its court-ordered screening at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which ends today.

Nov 28, 2017, 17:12 PM IST
Seven IFFI jurors vote in favour of 'S Durga', uncertainty over screening continues

Seven IFFI jurors vote in favour of 'S Durga', uncertainty over screening continues

"S Durga" director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan today said a majority of members of the Indian Panorama jury have voted in favour of the Malayalam film being screened at the International Film Festival of India, which ends today.

Nov 28, 2017, 13:52 PM IST
The word nepotism haunts me today: Karan Johar

The word nepotism haunts me today: Karan Johar

The word nepotism has been following Karan Johar around like a shadow, the director said today, adding that despite his best efforts, he has not been able to get rid of it.

Nov 28, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
IFFI asks 'S Durga' maker to submit film's censored version

IFFI asks 'S Durga' maker to submit film's censored version

After a stand-off which lasted several days, IFFI organisers have now written to "S Durga" director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan asking him to submit a censored version of the film for consideration.

Nov 25, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
HC declines to stay order on screening 'S Durga' at IFFI

HC declines to stay order on screening 'S Durga' at IFFI

'S Durga' narrates the horrifying experience of a hitchhiking couple.

Nov 24, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
IFFI: No clarity over screening frustrates 'S Durga' crew

IFFI: No clarity over screening frustrates 'S Durga' crew

 There was nothing in the film which would hurt religious sentiments, says Rajshri Deshpande, the lead actress of the film.

Nov 23, 2017, 16:54 PM IST
IFFI Director refuses to comment on 'S Durga'

IFFI Director refuses to comment on 'S Durga'

International Film Festival of India (IFFI) Director Sunit Tandon on Tuesday refused to comment on the Kerala High Court's direction to screen Malayalam film "S Durga" at the ongoing 48th IFFI, saying it would not be appropriate for him to do so.

Nov 21, 2017, 20:49 PM IST
Would not like to limit myself: Ishaan Khatter

Would not like to limit myself: Ishaan Khatter

Newcomer Ishaan Khatter, who is making his debut with Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi's "Beyond the Clouds", said he wants to be a part of films he can emotionally connect with.

Nov 21, 2017, 20:14 PM IST
Proud of Sanal for believing in 'S Durga': Apurva Asrani

Proud of Sanal for believing in 'S Durga': Apurva Asrani

Film writer and editor Apurva Asrani on Tuesday said he is proud that filmmaker Sanal Kumar Sasidharan believed in his movie "S Durga" and fought for justice in having it screened at the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI).

Nov 21, 2017, 18:32 PM IST
Screen 'S Durga' at IFFI, says Kerala HC

Screen 'S Durga' at IFFI, says Kerala HC

The court directed that the certified copy of the film should be screened at IFFI, one of the most prestigious film festivals of the country.

Nov 21, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan invokes 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' at controversy-hit IFFI

Shah Rukh Khan invokes 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' at controversy-hit IFFI

I and B minister Smriti Irani and Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar inaugurated the festival along with Shah Rukh.

Nov 21, 2017, 08:27 AM IST
International Film Festival of India opens amid much fanfare - In Pics

International Film Festival of India opens amid much fanfare - In Pics

International Film Festival of India (IFFI) opened on Monday amid much fanfare.

Nov 21, 2017, 00:22 AM IST
Anti-Padmavati protests: Shabana Azmi calls for IFFI boycott

Anti-Padmavati protests: Shabana Azmi calls for IFFI boycott

Shabana Azmi feels it's time for the film industry to take a collective stand against the ugly controversies and protests surrounding the release of Padmavati.

Nov 19, 2017, 08:08 AM IST
Film industry should boycott IFFI: Shabana Azmi

Film industry should boycott IFFI: Shabana Azmi

Veteran actor Shabana Azmi today said the film industry should boycott the International Film Festival of India to mark its protest against threats to filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and his "Padmavati" star Deepika Padukone.

Nov 18, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
IFFI to honour Amitabh Bachchan with personality of the year award

IFFI to honour Amitabh Bachchan with personality of the year award

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has made an immense contribution to Hindi cinema and remains one of the most iconic stars, the country has ever produced. As a mark of honour, the International Film Festival Of India (IFFI) will present him with an award.

Nov 15, 2017, 10:29 AM IST

Jury Head of IFFI Sujoy Ghosh resigns

This is a segment of Zee News which brings to you latest updates. Jury Head of International Film Festival of India Sujoy Ghosh has resigned from his post.

Nov 14, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Why Katappa killed Baahubali? Rajyavardhan Rathore knows the answer

Why Katappa killed Baahubali? Rajyavardhan Rathore knows the answer

After SS Rajamouli, director of blockbuster film "Baahubali: The Beginning", Union minister of state for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore may well be the second person to know why Katappa killed Baahubali -- an immensely popular internet meme and a popular mystery which has generated a series of jokes on social media.

Nov 28, 2016, 19:51 PM IST
47th 'International Film Festival of India' opens tomorrow!

47th 'International Film Festival of India' opens tomorrow!

Veteran filmmaker Ramesh Sippy will inaugurate the 47th edition of the International Film Festival of India. 

Nov 19, 2016, 18:52 PM IST