Focus on history, not violence: Sathyu

Veteran filmmaker MS Sathyu feels that filmmakers today lack interest in showing historical events through cinema as they are more focused on serving violent movies to the audience. The ... Continue Reading →

Turkey filmmakers impressed with Bollywood

Members of the delegation from Turkey who have come down here for the International Film Festival of India are quite impressed with Bollywood movies and even the audience here. “The ... Continue Reading →

Youngs demands parallel distribution system

Film directors Sourav Sarangi, Unni Vijayan & Gurvinder Singh at IFFI 2012 Trying hard to create a space for themselves in the industry, independent filmmakers like Gurvinder Singh ... Continue Reading →

Lost friends meet in filmy style at IFFI

Even as cinema buffs are busy catching up with movies at the ongoing International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa, two ‘serenading’ friends here are re-bonding over ... Continue Reading →

Lifting mining ban impossible till Jan

It is now almost clear that the BAN on mining activity will NOT be lifted till January.   The Centrally Empowered Committee is also planning to recommend to the Supreme Court to ... Continue Reading →

Hollywood will soon follow Bollywood: Anurag

Noted filmmaker Anurag Basu has said that “while cinema industry of the entire world is wary of Hollywood, we (Indian cinema) are not scared of the it.”   “We ... Continue Reading →

“Kasab hanging correct; but what about Afzal?”

Describing the execution of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict Ajmal Kasab as “a correct step”, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said 2001 Parliament attack ... Continue Reading →