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.

Mumbai film fest faces fund crunch, organisers hopeful

The future of the 16th edition of the Mumbai Film Festival, one of the country's key international movie extravaganzas, seems bleak due to lack of sponsors and funds. However, organisers are hoping to bail it out and said the final call will be taken Monday.

Kashish - Mumbai International Queer Film Festival

Kashish- Mumbai International Queer Film Festival – South Asia’s and India’s biggest LGBT film festival – returns for its fifth year with a large collection of 154 films from 31 countries.

The good, bad and ugly of Mumbai Film Festival

The fest, which did manage to impress overall, irked a few as well.

Sonam Kapoor promotes film `Little Big People` at Mumbai Film Fest

Bollywood fashionista Sonam Kapoor was spotted promoting Khalid Mohamed`s documentary ` Little Big People` at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival.

Mumbai Film Fest makes Rajat nostalgic

Actor-filmmaker Rajat Kapoor misses the way films used to be screened in theatres earlier.

Thumbs up for `Killer Toon` at Mumbai Film Fest

Korean horror-thriller `Killer Toon`, which was screened here Monday, managed to impress audiences with its novel combination of live action, animation and scare. They tagged it as "unique".

Asghar Farhadi`s `The Past` gets standing ovation in Mumbai

Oscar winning Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi`s `The Past` drew a keen audience, which remained glued to their seats till almost 11 p.m.

Know why you want to make films: Costa Gavras tells filmmakers

Films are made for several reasons, noted French filmmaker Costa Gavras said here and suggested to aspiring filmmakers to question why they want to make a movie.

Amitabh Bachchan gets `Super achiever of the year` award in Mumbai

Amitabh Bachchan has received the ` Super achiever of the year ` award at an event by Society Magazine in Mumbai.

Mumbai film fest to celebrate real spirit of cinema

Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) starting Thursday promises to not just entertain movie aficionados but celebrates the true spirit of cinema as well.

Amitabh Bachchan helped restore Charlie Chaplin film: Ramesh Sippy

`Floor Walker`, a film by Charlie Chaplin, has been restored and will be showcased at the 15th edition of the Mumbai Film Festival starting Oct 17 here. Amitabh Bachchan helped in the restoration work by providing financial support.

Costa-Gavras, Kamal Haasan to be honoured at Mumbai fest

Acclaimed French filmmaker Costa-Gavras and Indian actor-director Kamal Haasan will be felicitated with the Lifetime Achievement Awards at the 15th edition of Mumbai Film Festival.

Mumbai Film Festival introduces new marketing initiative

The Mumbai Film Festival today announced a new initiative `India Project Room` as part of the Mumbai Film Mart to fuel cinematic cross cultural ties.

New look for 15th edition of Mumbai Film Festival

The 15th edition of Mumbai Film Festival, organised by the Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI), will get a new look that will reflect the ethos of the city and the festival.

Genelia supports Riteish`s film at MFF

Genelia D`souza was thrilled that her husband Ritesh Deshmukh`s Marathi production ‘Balak Palak’ was screened at the 14th Mumbai Film Festival Saturday.

It`s Mumbai audience over Cannes for Ashim Ahluwalia

Ashim Ahluwalia`s ‘Miss Lovely’ attracted a rush at the Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) here Saturday.

Australian cricket comedy film to premiere at Mumbai Film Festival

‘Save Your Legs!’, an Australian feature film around the theme of cricket, is set for its India premiere at the Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) Sunday.

James Bond documentary to premiere at Mumbai Film Festival

Bond documentary ‘Everything Or Nothing’, made to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of 007 films, will be premiered at the 14th Mumbai Film Festival.

`Paanch Adhyay` selected for Mumbai Film Festival

Journalist-director Pratim D Gupta`s `Paanch Adhyay` has been selected for screening at the 14th Mumbai Film Festival.