Richa was at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne last week and, at a press conference with Pakistani actor Fawad Khan, answered a question about cultural similarities on his behalf. Her quote - reproduced at the end of this story - was condensed by trolls into this takeaway:
Nawazuddin and Sonam won the Best Actor and Actress awards for their work in the movie Raman Raghav 2.0 and Neerja respectively. Fawad from Pakistan won the Diversity Award for his contribution to Indian and Pakistani Cinema
Rishi Kapoor shared his views on piracy on Thursday at the Indian Film Festival in Melbourne.
"I can put forth my point of view and talk about how censorship is so pointless in the day and age of the internet. I am excited as this is my first time there and I am really looking forward to interacting with the students."
The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Award 2015 for Best Film was given to Piku and subsequently the Best Director Award went to Shoojit Sircar
With Sholay 3D as its opening film, the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) was launched by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan
Actress Vidya Balan has become Bollywood's quintessential ambassador of the sari, and when an Australian designer was asked to create an ensemble for her, she couldn't think beyond the six-yard wonder either.
Australian audiences love the song-and-dance formula of Indian films, feels actress Vidya Balan, who is the brand ambassador of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM).
Bollywood actress Vidya Balan is returning as the brand ambassador of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne for the third year in a row.
As part of a special tribute, late filmmaker Yash Chopra will be conferred the title of "Father of Contemporary Indian Cinema" at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM).