Actress Sonam Kapoor is back to Mumbai after attending the 70th Cannes Film Festival. The 31-year-old actress said that Indian filmmakers fear that 'film festival' tag will hamper the commercial success of their films
Majid Majidi's upcoming India-set film Beyond The Clouds, will be unveiled at 70th edition of Cannes Film Festival. The film stars Shahid Kapoor's half-brother Ishaan Khattar and Malayalam theatre actress Malavika Mohanan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be presenting her 2002 hit film Devdas yet again at the 70th edition of Cannes Film Festival
Priyanka Chopra produced Sikkimese film Pahuna, whose trailer will be screened at the 70th Cannes Film Festival
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who will portray the role of renowned writer Saadat Hasan Manto in Nandita Das' Manto, spoke about his upcoming film. The 43-year-old actor said: "Nandita Das did a research on Saadat Hasan Manto for 5 years, she also met his daughters. Hence, it became easier for me as an actor to portray the role."
Sonam Kapoor tells NDTV why mainstream Indian producers are scared of the festival tag and what she thinks of Bollywood item numbers as a feminist.
Mahesh Elkunchwar's English language play Sonata adapted for film makes middle-aged women and female bonding central, something even Hollywood film don't do enough: Aparna Sen and Lillette Dubey stir a debate at the Indian pavilion on the French Riviera.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who slayed the red carpet at the 70th Cannes Film Festival, spoke about some of her best memories associated with the festival. The 43-year-old actress, who has been a part of Cannes ever since her film Devdas was screened, said: "There are plenty of memories for me associated with coming back to the festival and then my association with L'Oreal as well. I feel like part of the family on both sides. This year was definitely special."
Deepika Padukone has closed her stint at the Cannes Film Festival with a bang. The 31-year-old actress made her second and final red carpet appearance on Day 2 wearing a stunning green dress by Brandon Maxwell.