I too deserve justice: `Dam 999` director

Declaring that he too deserved justice, director Sohan Roy said he was happy that Kamal Haasan`s "Vishwaroopam" had been cleared by the Tamil Nadu government but his film "DAM 999" should also get screening permission in the state.

`Saint Dracula 3D` screenplay enters Oscar library

The screenplay of ‘Saint Dracula 3D’, a project by Indian director Rupesh Paul, has found a place in the library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Dam 999`s director`s next `Saint Dracula 3D`

Sohan Roy, whose ‘Dam 999’ missed out on getting an Oscar nomination, is set to move on with his next production venture ‘Saint Dracula 3D’.

Indian film ‘DAM 999’ fails in Oscar journey

India`s only hope at the Oscars this year, filmmaker Sohan Roy`s ‘DAM 999’ Tuesday failed to secure a place in the final nomination list of the 84th Academy Awards. The movie stood a chance to feature in the best picture, best original song and best original score categories.

‘DAM 999’ maker awaits Oscar nomination with bated breath

With the final Oscar nominations just a day away from being announced in Los Angeles, marine engineer-turned-filmmaker Sohan Roy, whose project ‘DAM 999’ stands a chance to feature in the list, has his fingers crossed Monday.

Rahman says his comments on `Dam 999` twisted out of context

Double Oscar-winning musician AR Rahman today said that his comments, lauding the music director of controversial film `Dam 999` for being included in the longlist of the Academy awards, was being "twisted out of context".

Now ‘DAM 999’ in Original Score Oscar race

The film`s music, composed by Ousephachan, is among 97 scores that have been shortlisted and are vying for a place in the final nomination list for the category.

Rahman hopes ‘DAM 999’ brings back Oscar

Oscar-winning Indian composer AR Rahman hopes Sohan Roy`s ‘DAM 999’, which stands to win nominations in the Best Film and Best Original Song categories at the 84th Academy Awards, will bring laurels to the nation just as he did for his work in Danny Boyle`s ‘Slumdog Millionaire’.

Sohan Roy ‘feels great’ as ‘DAM 999’ makes it to Oscars prelims

Controversial ‘DAM 999’, which has been banned in Tamil Nadu in the wake of the Mullaperiyar dam row with Kerala, has been shortlisted among the 265 films that made it to the ballot list for the Oscars 2011 and its debutant director Sohan Roy is over the moon.

`DAM 999` songs in Oscar race

The final 84th Academy Awards nominations will be announced January 24, 2012.

Mullaperiyar: DAM 999 director seeks protection

Director of controversial film `Dam 999` Sohan Roy on Saturday sought police protection from the Tamil Nadu Government.

`DAM 999` director seeks police protection

Sohan Roy, director of controversial film ‘DAM 999’ has asked for police protection to attend the hearing against the ban to be held in Chennai.

‘No mention of Mullaperiyar anywhere in Dam 999`

Sohan Roy, whose controversial film `Dam 999` has been banned in Tamil Nadu said he had nowhere in the film mentioned the name of Mullaperiyar.

`Ban on `Dam 999` by Tamil Nadu challenge to creativity`

The ban on the Hollywood film `Dam 999` in Tamil Nadu is a "challenge" to creative persons, its director Sohan Roy said Monday.

‘Dam 999’ director moves Supreme Court against ban

‘Dam 999’ is banned in Tamil Nadu for taking a pro-Kerala stand in the Mullaperiyar dam row.

Tamil Nadu Vs Kerala: Movie `Dam 999` banned

A work of fiction, the controversial film shows the massive loss of lives and destruction of property that occurs due to the sudden collapse of a dam.

`Dam 999` to be screened at Cannes

‘Dam 999’, a tribute to the victims of the 1975 Banqiao dam disaster in China, will be screened at the 64th International Film Festival, starting May 11, its director`s office said.

Film director files cheating case against Bollywood actress

Film director Sohan Roy said Saturday he has filed a cheating case against Bollywood actress Tulip Joshi for not completing the shooting for his film ‘Dam 999’ despite taking part of her remuneration amounting to Rs.8.5 lakh.