Wake up and act: Rakeysh Mehra on FTII
Wake up and act: Rakeysh Mehra on FTII

With the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) logjam hitting a dead end, filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says it's time for the government to 'wake up and act'. 

LIFF: Rakeysh Mehra to launch `The Rang De Basanti Screenplay`, `Ru Ba Ru`

At the Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF), filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is ready to launch two projects close to his heart - a book, which is a screenplay of his 2006 film `Rang De Basanti`, and `Ru Ba Ru`, a documentary film on the effect and impact of the Aamir Khan-starrer.

Rakeysh Mehra to grace closing ceremony of CIFF

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra will be present at the closing ceremony of the 11th Chennai International Film Festival (CIFF) here Thursday.

Imtiaz Ali, Rakeysh Mehra wants to direct Dhanush

Imtiaz Ali and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra are impressed actor Dhanush, and said they would love to collaborate with him.

We`re still fighting social inequality, injustice: Rakeysh Mehra

On the 64th Republic Day, filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra feels India is still fighting social inequality and injustice. He says if politicians and government officers are paid well, corruption can decrease drastically.

Rakeysh Mehra teams up with Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy for `...Milkha`

After Ashutosh Gowariker, another A.R. Rahman loyalist in Bollywood has had to switch to another composer.

Film villains mirror socio-political scene: Rakeysh Mehra

Villains as harbinger of country`s changing socio-political scene.

Farhan Akhtar may play Milkha Singh in Rakeysh Mehra`s biopic

Akhtar is considering playing legendary sportsman Milkha Singh in `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag`.

Milkha biopic to go on floors this year: Rakeysh Mehra

Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says his next movie `Bhag Milkha Bhag`, based on the life and times of legendary athelete Milkha Singh will go on floors in August-September this year, chronicling his journey from a traumatised childhood to his moment of glory as the country`s ace runner.

I`m happy `Delhi-6` got recognition: Rakeysh Mehra

Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra is a "very happy" man as `Delhi-6` won two national awards Wednesday.