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The dark world of 'Qissa' attracted me: Tillotama Shome

The dark world of 'Qissa' attracted me: Tillotama Shome

The dark yet lyrical world that director Anup Singh created in 'Qissa' attracted Tillotama Shome to come onboard for the critically acclaimed Punjabi film, set in the post-Partition era.

Shabana Azmi calls 'Qissa' a masterful directorial

Shabana Azmi calls 'Qissa' a masterful directorial

Veteran actress-social activist Shabana Azmi heaped praise on Punjabi feature film "Qissa", which narrates the life of a Sikh family post-partition. She said the film depicted the turmoil after the partition in a true yet restrained form.

'Qissa' review: A mystifying and satisfying masterpiece

'Qissa' review: A mystifying and satisfying masterpiece

Set aside the badla that beckons at the boxoffice this week. ‘Qissa’ is a killer.

All our lives we try to be what we are not. Some of us lie about our sexual orientation to ourselves or to others. In one way or another every life is layered in lies.

I consider Ghatak as my teacher: Anup Singh

'Qissa' director Anup Singh considers Ritwik Ghatak as his teacher and says he is in awe of the maestro's 'Titas Ekti Nadir Naam'.

Irrfan Khan to head Abu Dhabi film fest jury

Acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan will preside over the Narrative Feature Competition Jury at the forthcoming Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF).

'Qissa' to release in India Sep 26

'Qissa' to release in India Sep 26

 After globe-trotting at various film festivals, independent filmmaker Anup Singh's acclaimed Punjabi film "Qissa" is set for a theatrical release in the country Sep 26 courtesy PVR Director's Rare.

Irrfan, Tillotama win best actors for `Qissa` in Australia

Indian actors Irrfan Khan and Tillotama Shome were named the best actors at the recently concluded International Film Festival of Queensland (IFFQ) in Australia, for their performances in `Qissa`. The movie also won the best director award for Geneva-based Anup Singh.

Don`t want to reduce myself to categories: Tillotama Shome

Be it a non-Bollywood or a crossover actor tag, Tillotama Shome wants to steer clear of labels and says she`d rather take "unconscious" calls that help her "think global and act local" in her film career.

Classic Indian films a welcome delight at Abu Dhabi fest

Away from home, yet so near - thanks to movies. NRIs, mostly middle-aged, used the Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF) platform to catch up on classics like `Pyaasa` and `Garm Hava` as well as new ones like `Qissa` and `Goynar Baksho`.

Movie aficionados hail Irrfan and his `Qissa`

Indian actor Irrfan is a star in his own right and it was evident at the ongoing Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF) where he got a warm welcome from the viewers who came for the Middle East premiere of his Punjabi film `Qissa`.

`Qissa` Trailer: Irrfan Khan as Umber Singh will surely steal your heart!

Irrfan Khan is back again to surprise his fans with effortless portrayal of a Sikh man yearning for a male child, in his next- ‘Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost’.