Jal

Indian film 'Jal' in running for two Oscars
Indian film 'Jal' in running for two Oscars

 Girish Malik’s National Award winning film “Jal” has found a place in the Oscar contenders of 2014 in two categories -- Best Picture and Best Original Score.

`Jal` review: Tempestuous epic of Shakespearean proportions

It`s a never-before experience. Tapestried and tempestuous, the tides of Girish Malik`s narrative rise and swell like the frequent sandstorms in the desertscape that Sunita Radia`s camera captures so evocatively in this saga of raging ragas.

Watch `Jal` this weekend: Purab Kohli

Actor Purab Kohli has a special "request" - he wants movie buffs to flock to theatres this weekend to watch his latest release `Jal` for its longevity.

`Jal` not an art film: Kirti Kulhari

Actress Kirti Kulhari, who is busy promoting her forthcoming movie "Jal", says it`s not an art film but a complete Bollywood masala entertainer

Shooting for `Jal` was an adventure: Purab Kohli

Shooting for ‘Jal’ in Rann of Kutch was a journey full of hardships, but for Purab Kohli, the experience turned out to be a memorable adventure.

Rajkumar Hirani launches music of `Jal`

Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani launched the music of director-producer Girish Malik`s debut movie `Jal` here.

Purab Kohli to walk at Lakme Fashion Week

Purab Kohli will be the showstopper for designer Lalit Sengar`s show at the Lakme Fashion Week summer-resort 2014, which begins here March 12.

Tough to learn character`s physical nuances in `Jal`: Purab Kohli

Actor Purab Kohli, who plays a water diviner in forthcoming film `Jal`, says learning the physical nuances of the character was most difficult for him.

Girish promotes debut environmental movie `Jal` at film fest

Girish Malik, who today attended Environment and Wildlife Film Festival here with his first directorial venture `Jal`, said it was important to have entertainment angle in an issue-based film to impart the underlying message.

Did not want my film to look `gareeb`: Girish on `Jal`

Director-producer Girish Malik says he has tried to shoot his debut film `Jal` in such a way that it appears like an epic as he did not want it to have an impoverished look.

Indian film `Jal` selected for Busan film festival

Girish Malik`s debut film `Jal` is all set to have its world premiere at Busan international film festival, which runs from October 3-12.

Boeing’s 787 may resume flight in a week

Boeing’s 787 may return to the air again in about a week as it has started fixing batteries on some of its grounded Dreamliner fleet.

Don`t want to hire anyone for Jal: Goher Mumtaz

Singer Goher Mumtaz, who started Pakistan-based band Jal, is not looking forward to any more additions to his team, saying he is happy jamming with Aamir Shazi.

Anti-Kudankulam protestors lay siege to sea

Opposing the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project, people belonging to various walks of life began a protest at the sea near the atomic power plant.

Kudankulam protesters in water; SC says won`t stay fuel loading

Hundreds of people from Tamil Nadu`s Idinthakarai village, the epicentre of the protests against Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, walked into the sea.

Police evicts `Jal Satyagrahis`, but more pour in

Police cracked down on over 100 protesters on `Jal Satyagraha` pulling them out of water after they refused to call off their agitation.

Jal Satyagraha: Centre to send team to Madhya Pradesh

The residents of Khandwa and Harda villages have been protesting for 16 days now, standing neck-deep in water.

Madhya Pradesh govt vows action after dam protests

The Madhya Pradesh government has promised action on the increasing water level in the Omkareshwar Dam.

Tannishtha mastered Kutchi dialect, thanks to local teacher

Tannishtha Chatterjee, who plays a Kutchi villager in Girish Malik`s ‘Jal’, had to undergo an intense workshop with the locals to pick their native accent.

CBI files third chargesheet in NRHM scam

The CBI filed the third charge sheet in the National Rural Health Mission scam before special court.