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Guneet Monga to produce film starring Sanya Malhotra

A coming-of-age film with actress Sanya Malhotra is on the cards for producer Guneet Monga of Oscar-winning short documentary "Period. End of Sentence." fame.

May 04, 2019, 08:08 AM IST

Suriya to star in Guneet Monga's maiden Tamil venture

Suriya said he is excited to team up with Kongara and Monga.

Apr 16, 2019, 21:52 PM IST

Guneet Monga, Suriya hold puja for 'Suriya 38'

The makers of Tamil film 'Suriya 38' organized a puja ahead of the commencement of the film's shoot here on Sunday.

Apr 07, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

Honoured to bring attention to under-reported issue of menstruation: Netflix

Directed by award-winning Iranian-American filmmaker Rayka Zehtabchi, the film is created by The Pad Project.

Feb 25, 2019, 23:41 PM IST

Producer hopes Indian government uses Oscar winner 'Period. End of Sentence' to educate masses

The film's Oscar win has already caught the attention of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

Feb 25, 2019, 20:34 PM IST

India-set film around menstruation wins an Oscar

  "Period. End of Sentence", an India-set film on the taboos around menstruation and featuring the real 'Pad Man', picked up an Oscar in Documentary Short Subject category at the 91st Academy Awards ceremony.

Feb 25, 2019, 09:30 AM IST

'Period. End of Sentence' already a winner: Guneet Monga

Indian film producer Guneet Monga is glad that she got a ticket to the Oscars with her film "Period. End of Sentence", and is not fretting over the final show.

Feb 24, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

Deepika Padukone, Guneet Monga in International Women's Impact Report

The list acknowledges the works of 50 women including names like Miuccia Prada, Daisy Ridley, J.K. Rowling etc.

Mar 08, 2018, 22:05 PM IST

Tribunal saw Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer 'Haraamkhor' and called it educational: Guneet Monga

Directed by Shlok Sharma, the film chronicles a relationship between a 14-year-old girl (Shweta Tripathi) and her tuition teacher, played by Nawazuddin Siddiqui, in a small town.

Dec 29, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Radhika Apte, Kal Penn to star in Guneet Monga's 'The Ashram'

With Ben Rekhi as the director, the film, also starring Sam Keeley and Hera Hilmar, is an English-language spiritual fantasy thriller set in the mystical world of Himalayan yogis.

Apr 01, 2016, 16:14 PM IST

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is still humble and grounded: Guneet Monga

She has worked with him in nearly five films and producer Guneet Monga says actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is still "humble and grounded" despite starring in some big-budget movies.

Nov 09, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

Want to back socially relevant projects: Guneet Monga

 With films like "The Lunchbox" and "Peddlers" to her credit, Guneet Monga has become a force behind independent Indian films and the producer says she wants to back socially relevant cinema.

Nov 01, 2015, 10:14 AM IST

Great content will always go a long way: Guneet Monga

 Guneet Monga, one of the producers of "The Lunchbox", says the movie's nomination in the Film Not in the English Language category of the British Academy Film Awards 2015, is a reassurance that quality content always pays off.

Jan 10, 2015, 16:37 PM IST

Guneet Monga named among most powerful women, feels honoured

Producer Guneet Monga, known for backing content-driven films such as `Gangs Of Wasseypur` and `The Lunchbox`, has been named among the `Most Powerful Women in Indian Business` by a magazine.

Aug 16, 2014, 09:05 AM IST

Monga-Johar team up for `The Intouchables` remake

After `The Lunchbox`, filmmakers Karan Johar and Guneet Monga have teamed up for the Indian remake of French comedy `The Intouchables`.

Feb 09, 2014, 20:08 PM IST

Guneet Monga to produce `Give Me Blood`, `Side Hero`

Producer Guneet Monga, behind films like `Gangs of Wasseypur`, `Peddlers` and `The Lunchbox`, is all set to produce director Amit Kumar`s `Give Me Blood` and Vasan Bala`s `Side Hero`.

Nov 25, 2013, 13:00 PM IST

When producer Guneet Monga sold her house to save film

She is such a staunch supporter of new wave of cinema that Guneet Monga even sold her house to complete `Monsoon Shootout`, which was screened at the Cannes film festival this year.

Oct 25, 2013, 19:20 PM IST

DIFF 2013 - focus on rare films, gems of indie cinema

With some of the best indie films from Poland, Sri Lanka, Australia and Laos participating, the second edition of the Dharamshala International Film Festival.

Oct 23, 2013, 15:08 PM IST

Marketing of indie films time-consuming: Guneet Monga

Marketing an independent film takes a lot of time as it requires the basic understanding of pitching films to the right people, Guneet Monga, one of the country`s popular independent film producers, said here Saturday.

Oct 19, 2013, 20:14 PM IST

`The Lunchbox` wins at film fest in Amsterdam

The audience at the World Cinema Amsterdam Film Festival chose Indian director Ritesh Batra`s ‘The Lunchbox’ as the best film of the 2013 edition.

Aug 20, 2013, 12:59 PM IST