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Oscar winning `Sugarman` director commits suicide at 36

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 18:07

Swedish director Malik Bendjelloul, who won an Oscar for his 2012 documentary `Searching for Sugar Man`, committed suicide in Stockholm, his brother said on Wednesday.

NASA congratulates `Gravity` for Oscar wins (watch video)

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 19:33

Even as Alfonso Cuarón`s `Gravity` ruled the 86th Academy Awards Ceremony night with seven Oscar awards, NASA congratulated the filmmakers as well as honoured the film by releasing some breathtaking pictures resembling clips from the movie.

Gold glimmers at Oscar red carpet this year

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 00:38

Gold jewellery in both classic and innovative designs made an impact on the 86th Oscar red carpet with many style icons flaunting it in the best possible way.

Academy Awards: '12 Years A Slave' wins Best Picture

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 16:28

The Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles witnessed the 86th Academy Awards, Hollywood’s most awaited and desirable awards event.

Academy Awards 2014: List of winners

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 11:30

Take a look at the complete list of winners of the 86th Academy Awards.

Shankar Mahadevan`s song nominated for Honesty Oscar Awards

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 20:46

Singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan is on cloud nine as `Mujhse hogi shurvaat` by I Paid a Bribe and the Shankar Mahadevan Academy has been nominated in the best activist anthem category of Honesty Oscars 2014.

Academy revokes song from Oscar nominations

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 12:21

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revoked the song ‘Alone yet not alone’ from the film of the same name, from its nomination for best original song.

Juan Antonio Bayona to direct `World War Z` sequel

Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 14:06

Juan Antonio Bayona has signed up to direct the `World War Z` sequel, which will see Brad Pitt reprise his role as Gerry Lane.

Jennifer Hudson feels Oscar pressure

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 09:42

Actress-singer Jennifer Hudson, who won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her debut film `Dreamgirls`, admits being successful at her career`s start has made her conscious of her acting in subsequent movies.

Indian short film `Kush` in 10 Oscar hopefuls

Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 15:26

Indian director Shubhashish Bhutiani`s short film `Kush` has been selected by the Academy in the short-list of 10 live-action shorts that will advance in the Oscar race.

Bollywood should not care about winning Oscars: Paul Cox

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:07

Criticising Bollywood`s craze for Oscars, award-winning Australian filmmaker Paul Cox has described Indian films as a celebration of total madness with elements of fun, fantasy and innocence.

I make films for Indian audiences, not Oscars: Mahesh Bhatt

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 13:37

Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt doesn`t digress but drives the point straight home when quizzed about the Indian film industry not churning out Oscar-worthy movies.