Mumbai Film Festival

Mumbai film fest 2018 concludes, next edition to begin on Oct 17

The Jio MAMI 20th Mumbai Film Festival with Star concluded with a star-studded award ceremony on Thursday. It will return with its 21st edition, which will be held here from October 17-24 next year.

Nov 02, 2018, 00:23 AM IST

'Sivaranjani...' a tribute to 'women fighting patriarchy'

The winner of the Oxfam Best Film on Gender Equality Award 2018 will be announced on November 1.

Oct 24, 2018, 15:14 PM IST

Nervous Zoya Akhtar got drunk before first day of 'Luck By Chance' shoot

Zoya Akhtar's directorial debut "Luck By Chance" received tremendous acclaim upon its release, and the filmmaker reveals she was so nervous before the first day of shoot that she got drunk.

Oct 27, 2016, 14:45 PM IST

Audiences should reject misogyny in movies, says Rahul Bose

The "Dil Dhadakne Do" actor says audience should outrightly reject misogyny in films.

Oct 27, 2016, 12:12 PM IST

Looking forward to bring 'Battle for Bittora' on screen, says Sonam Kapoor

Actress Sonam Kapoor is looking forward to bringing alive the world of author Anuja Chauhan's "Battle for Bittora" on the big screen.

Oct 26, 2016, 18:58 PM IST

Family felt film industry was a volatile profession, says Aamir Khan

Superstar Aamir Khan entertained the fans as a young, curious engineer in "3 Idiots" but this wouldn't have been possible, had he listened to his parents, who wanted him to pursue engineering.

Oct 23, 2016, 13:36 PM IST

First look of Prabhas starrer 'Baahubali: The Conclusion' is finally out!

The second and final part of the franchise will be hitting the silver screen on April 28 next year. Its shoot is expected to wrap up around December 2016.

Oct 23, 2016, 09:51 AM IST

Manoj Bajpai spills the beans on his role in 'Sarkar 3'

Acclaimed actor Manoj Bajpai who will be seen in Ram Gopal Verma's much-awaited political thriller "Sarkar 3" said his character in the film is small but an important one.

Oct 23, 2016, 08:34 AM IST

He is excelling himself: Vidhu Vinod Chopra all praise for perfectionist Aamir Khan

Lavishing praise on Aamir Khan for excelling in preparing for a role, filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra says only a person crazy for the art of acting can pull off character like "Dangal".

Oct 21, 2016, 12:52 PM IST

Pakistani artistes controversy: Mumbai film festival 2016 will not screen Pak movies

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena had earlier warned Pakistani actors to quit India and said it would not let movies -- including 'ADHM' and 'Raees' -- to release.

Oct 17, 2016, 14:44 PM IST

Protest likely against Pakistani film at MAMI film festival

A city-based social organisation is irked with MAMI Mumbai Film Festival organisers for selecting a Pakistani film to be showcased at the upcoming event, and plans to protest the same for which it has sought police permission.

Oct 16, 2016, 16:31 PM IST

Shah Rukh Khan's unreleased mini series-turned-film 'Ahamaq' to screen at Mumbai fest

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan's lesser known mini series-turned-film "Ahamaq" will be screened at the upcoming Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival in Mumbai.

Oct 12, 2016, 14:51 PM IST

Find 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' silly when I watch it today: Karan Johar

Despite his debut film "Kuch Kuch Hota" being a big hit, filmmaker Karan Johar says when he watches the movie today he finds it to be based on an "unusually silly theme".

Oct 02, 2016, 16:50 PM IST

'He Named Me Malala' premieres at Mumbai Film Festival

American documentary on the life of Pakistani female activist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, "He Named Me Malala", premiered at the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival, here today.

Oct 30, 2015, 18:38 PM IST

Hansal Mehta's 'Aligarh' to open Mumbai Film Festival

Filmmaker Hansal Mehta says he is overjoyed to see his real-life inspired drama "Aligarh" being selected to open the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival, which will begin here from October 29.

Oct 03, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

Mumbai film fest to give award for quality writing on cinema

 To recognise quality writing on cinema the Mumbai Film Festival has announced a new award category - the Book Award for Excellence in Writing on Cinema.

Jul 30, 2015, 19:11 PM IST

A movie about Mumbai Film Festival

The Mumbai Film Festival has made a movie inviting entries for its 17th edition which kicks off on October 29 in the tinsel city, produced by four of Bollywood's leading production houses.

May 28, 2015, 09:47 AM IST

Films in Indian Panorama for this year's IFFI announced

National-award winning movie 'Yellow' and Rajat Kapoor's 'Ankhon Delhi' were today named in the Indian Panorama for this year's International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which is scheduled to take place in Goa from next month.

Oct 18, 2014, 19:20 PM IST

Bollywood celebrities grace the opening ceremony of 16th Mumbai Film Festival

 Bollywood celebritiescame out in full attendance for the inaugural day of 16th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) in on Tuesday.

Oct 15, 2014, 15:04 PM IST

MFF to screen 24 French films

Twenty-four French films will be screened at the forthcoming 16th edition of Mumbai Film Festival (MFF), which is likely to be attended by 15 French cinema professionals as well as French actress Catherine Deneuve, who will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Oct 07, 2014, 16:56 PM IST