Will Amitabh Bachchan attend film fest, Javadekar evades query
Will Amitabh Bachchan attend film fest, Javadekar evades query

 

Panaji: Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar Wednesday neither confirmed nor denied the possibility of Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan as the chief guest at the 45th edition of the IFFI.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui to be honoured at film fest in Chicago
Nawazuddin Siddiqui to be honoured at film fest in Chicago

Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui says he is being honoured for "outstanding achievement" at the Chicago South Asian Film Festival Sep 16. He says awards and recognition mean a lot to him.

Third Dharamshala Film Festival to begin on October 30
Third Dharamshala Film Festival to begin on October 30

 The third edition of Dharamshala International Film Festival, featuring 24 full-length feature films and documentaries, will begin on October 30.

Ethan Hawke, Richard Gere to receive honours at NY Film Fest
Ethan Hawke, Richard Gere to receive honours at NY Film Fest

The New York Film Festival will honour actors Ethan Hawke and Richard Gere this year.

Film festival begins in Agartala

A three-day film festival, where 30 award-winning films from seven countries will be screened, began here today.

Aamir Khan to donate Rs.1.1 mn for Mumbai film fest
Aamir Khan to donate Rs.1.1 mn for Mumbai film fest

Bollywood actor-producer Aamir Khan Thursday said he is donating Rs.1.1 million towards supporting the Mumbai Film Festival, which is facing a funds crunch for its forthcoming 16th edition this year.

Zurich Film Fest to open with James Brown biopic

'Get On Up', the biopic of legendary performer James Brown, will open this year's Zurich International Film Festival.

`Barfi` goes to Belgrade

After winning hearts at home and several international film festivals, Ranbir Kapoor-starrer romantic comedy `Barfi` is now all set to delight audiences in the capital of Serbia tomorrow.

Film on India set to make debut in China

The first ever Chinese film shot in India with Sino-Indian theme is all set to make a debut in China soon.

Festival of Academy winning films based on plays

Film adaptations of six popular stage plays which went on to win Academy Awards are set to be screened at a film festival beginning here tomorrow.

Dev Benegal`s `Dead End` gets NAFF prize in Seoul

Indian filmmaker Dev Benegal’s dark comedy `Dead End` was named the best project at the Network of Asian Fantastic Films.

`Dead End` will firm up India`s position in global market: Satish Kaushik

Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik is ecstatic after his new project `Dead End` was named the best at the Network of Asian Fantastic Films in Seoul.

Dash of sci-fi, horror at Japanese film fest in Kolkata

Take a cinematic trip through Japan next month! A bouquet of six films from the island nation will be shown in the eastern metropolis at a film festival starting Aug 1, a statement said Thursday.

Goa government to invite Big B for IFFI inauguration

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today said that the state government will formally invite Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan to inaugurate the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) scheduled to take place in Goa this November.

Goa church wants IFFI not to clash with St Francis` exposition

Goa Church wants the dates of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2014 to be revised so that it does not clash with the decennial exposition of St Francis Xavier`s relics.

LIFF: Where are the Ladakhi filmmakers?

Filmmakers from as far as Venezuela, Italy, Cuba and South Korea presented their work at the third Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF). But surprisingly local participation at the three-day gala, which aims to encourage movie-making culture here, has been close to zilch.

Amitabh Bachchan being invited for IFFI 2014

The Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG) will invite Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan to attend the upcoming edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here, which is scheduled in November.

Govind Nihalani to head LIFF 2014 jury

Filmmaker Govind Nihalani will head the jury of the forthcoming three-day Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) 2014 to be held from June 27 in Leh in the Jammu and Kashmir region.

India Pavilion a great success at Cannes: FICCI

The India Pavilion at the 67th Cannes Film Festival organised by the information and broadcasting ministry has been a big draw over the past three days, the co-organisers Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) said on Monday.

Man who crawled under America Ferrera`s dress on Cannes red carpet evades jail

America Ferrera`s Cannes red carpet prankster Vitalii Sediuk was `hauled off to jail`, but evaded it, it has been revealed.