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
Veteran filmmaker and actor Kasinathuni Viswanath has been announced as the recipient of the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2016 for his contribution to Indian cinema
International Women's Day: Cut to 2017, progressive minds in the Indian film industry have a question for the country's censor board, which has refused a certificate to a film in which four fiesty women discover their inner desires
Asked about the filmmaker's comment that "someone" was "spreading lies" about his son, Ms Ranaut replied immediately: "No, but I want to know why can't Indian men stand up for themselves? He is a 42-year-old son. Why his father has to come for his rescue always?"
Girliyapa is one of several filmmaking teams taking the internet by storm, tackling social issues, but also tapping into a growing desire among the youth for a more modern portrayal of women on screen
A Palme d'Or winning filmmaker, Kiarostami, died in Paris. He had been receiving treatment for gastrointestinal cancer and had travelled to France for a series of operations.
In another move to promote India as a film shooting destination, the ministry has approached Home and External Affairs Ministries, seeking a special category visa for foreign filmmakers who want to examine locales in the country
Several filmmakers, including Dibakar Banerjee and Anand Patwardhan, have returned their National Awards in solidarity with the FTII students and against growing intolerance in the country. Sharmila Tagore also finds it offensive to label audiences as educated or uneducated, Indian or non-Indian
The actor tweeted: "Exploring the Modern Family world. Can't wait to recreate the magic for Indian audiences! He also posted a picture of his filmmaker daughter Rhea in conversation with a woman on some set and another with American actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Sunanda, the wife of veteran filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan, died at a hospital in Mumbai, the family said on Wednesday. She was undergoing cancer treatment at a hospital in Mumbai. The couple has a daughter, Aswathi, who is a cop serving in the Indian Police Service (IPS) and is currently posted in Mumbai along with her husband
Filmmaker David Dhawan also said that Mr Pandit's team is the best choice to fight the elections
"The FTII has contributed hundreds of directors and technicians and has played an important role in the Indian film industry. People with wrong ideas will be disastrous for the institution" the distinguished filmmaker said