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Nandita Das

Women constantly under pressure to look beautiful: Nandita Das

Nandita was interacting with the media at the launch of flagship store, Shades of India, along with Gul Panag and Tisca Chopra on Wednesday in Mumbai.

Sep 12, 2019, 13:55 PM IST

Nandita Das thrilled about returning to Telugu cinema

Being directed by Venu Udugala, "Virataparvam" stars Rana and Sai Pallavi in lead roles.

Aug 28, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

'Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai?': A satire that ruffle feathers

"Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai?"; Director: Soumitra Ranade; Cast: Nandita Das, Saurabh Shukla, Manav Kaul, Kishore Kadam, Atul Kale; Rating: ***

Apr 12, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

Acting far less demanding than direction, says Nandita Das

Nandita Das says she enjoys both acting and direction, but being behind the camera gives her more creative fulfilment.

Mar 31, 2019, 16:53 PM IST

'Fire' to 'Made In Heaven': Shabana lauds change

From 1996 when her film "Fire" showcased a homosexual relationship to 2019 when a web series like "Made In Heaven" has tackled the LGBTQ subject with deft, veteran actress Shabana Azmi has witnessed a change worth applauding.

Mar 17, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

The rise of stories on lesbians casts shine on Indian screens

It is a new and sexually liberated India, say those bringing lesbian stories to the screen.

Feb 07, 2019, 18:02 PM IST

Majority of society in a time warp: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

"Manto" travelled to several international film festivals like Cannes and Toronto, but did not fare well at the Indian box office. 

Jan 19, 2019, 12:51 PM IST

Hope 'Manto' releases in Pakistan: Ali Zafar

Pakistani actor-singer Ali Zafar hopes Indian filmmaker Nandita Das` "Manto" is released in Pakistan as he feels the new generation will get a chance to know about the Urdu writer Saadat Haasan Manto on a deeper level.

Dec 17, 2018, 14:56 PM IST

Nandita Das upset over Manto not reaching Pakistan

With 'Manto', Nandita traced the life of writer Saadat Hasan Manto. Nawazuddin Siddiqui had brought the character to life.

Dec 15, 2018, 15:58 PM IST

Nandita Das, Neelesh Misra among storytellers in Odisha fest

Storytelling, he added, is a great way for people to learn and to teach about history, cities, and life lessons.

Dec 05, 2018, 22:03 PM IST

Nandita Das, Nawazuddin Siddiqui awarded at ASPA

Das received the FIAPF award for achievement in films in the Asia Pacific region. 

Nov 30, 2018, 18:33 PM IST

Nandita Das, Nawazuddin awarded at APSA

Indian actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and filmmaker Nandita Das have been awarded at the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) here.

Nov 30, 2018, 12:48 PM IST

Pain gives birth to something stronger, deeper: Nandita Das

"It is true artistes, writers, filmmakers flourish most when they go through really bad times," the actor said.

Nov 12, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

This is not a Man vs Woman fight only: Nandita Das on MeToo

From Alok Nath, Subhash Ghai, Vikas Bahl to Anu Malik, Sajid Khan—all have been accused as alleged sexual predators.

Nov 12, 2018, 10:36 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan to inaugurate Kolkata International Film Festival

Besides Bachchan, venerable Iranian director Majid Majidi, and Australian directors Simon Baker, Jill Bilcock and Philip Noyce would grace the opening ceremony.

Nov 04, 2018, 13:20 PM IST

Truth will prevail: Nandita Das on #MeToo allegations against father

Actress-filmmaker Nandita Das, whose father -- artist Jatin Das -- has been accused of sexually harassing a woman, says while she will continue to add voice to the #MeToo movement, she believes the truth will prevail in the 'disturbing allegations' against the Padma Bhushan recipient.

Oct 17, 2018, 11:41 AM IST

Manto had really bad distribution: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Manto's morning screening being cancelled on the first day of the film`s release in several cities affected the Box Office business of the film to a great extent. 

Sep 28, 2018, 13:54 PM IST

'Manto' morning shows cancelled; Nandita Das disappointed

There was no first day, first show for Nandita Das' "Manto" in several cities in India, and that left the actress-filmmaker "hugely disappointed".

Sep 21, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Manto movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui's film echoes Guru Dutt's 'Pyaasa'

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Manto taps into every feeling and mood of his complex erudite character. 

 

Sep 20, 2018, 12:00 PM IST

When Rasika 'betrayed' Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Actress Rasika Dugal says that her 'Manto' co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui felt betrayed as she got paid for working in the forthcoming film.

Sep 18, 2018, 17:13 PM IST