GOA: SHAHRUKH, SHAHID, KATRINA TO BE PRESENT FOR IFFI INAUGURATION
Panaji (Goa) The organizers of upcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) expected an impressive line up of celebrities to be present for the event this year with Shahrukh Khan confirming as the chief guest for the inaugural on November 20. More than 200 films would be screened during the IFFI that would be held in Panaji…READ more..
MARATHI MOVIE WHICH WAS PRODUCED WITHOUT LIGHTS TO SHINE AT MAMI
Rupesh Samant Mumbai: The maker of Marathi movie ‘Sarvanam, Pale Blue Dot’ which is the only flick in that language to make for the ‘India Story’ section of upcoming MAMI Festival revealed that the movie is shot without lights. This year, the 19th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival will be held from 12 to 18 October. Girish Mohite directed ‘Sarvanam, Pale…READ more..
‘मामी’त पोहोचला ‘सर्वनाम’
मुंबईत होणाऱ्या १९ व्या ‘आंतरराष्ट्रीय मुंबई फिल्म फेस्टिव्हल’साठी सर्वनाम या मराठी सिनेमाची निवड करण्यात आली आहे. गिरीश मोहिते दिग्दर्शित या सिनेमाची ‘मामी’ फेस्टिव्हलच्या ‘इंडिया स्टोरी’ या विभागात ही निवड झाली आहे. ‘इंडिया स्टोरी’ या विभागात विविध भारतीय भाषांमधील एकूण ११ चित्रपटांची निवड झाली असून त्यात सर्वनाम या एकाच मराठी सिनेमाचा समावेश आहे. आमच्यासाठी ही अभिमानाची बाब असून प्रखर सत्यावर…READ more..
IFFI 2017 WILL HAVE ‘FUTURE OF CINEMA’ AS FOCUS
Panaji (GOA) The 48th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI), beginning from November 20, will have ‘future of cinema’ as its focus. The nine-day annual event will take place from November 20-28. The first review meeting of IFFI 2017 was held today afternoon which was chaired by Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Smriti Irani and Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. Speaking to…READ more..
PRITESH NAIK Bollywood’s obsession with rains has been from times immemorial. Rains and romance have gone hand in glove and has always been a hit formula no matter what the time period has been. The wet wild looks which have been a sure shot eye-catcher and has been popularised by many songs in the past. The trend continues even today…READ more..
A HISTORY BEFORE THE HISTORY OF INDIAN CINEMA
VINAYA WALAVALKAR-MANTRI Some people understand very well that it takes a little rain to make the flowers grow. When things get a little rough in life, these are the people who will remind you that bad times do not last. In fact, they know that challenges are necessary to seize the best opportunities. You don’t get rainbows unless you also…READ more..
LOVE MATTERS INDIA LAUNCHED INDIA’S FIRST 360/VR (VIRTUAL REALITY) FILM TO GENERATE AWARENESS ON INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE (IPV)
· The film titled ‘Kya Yahi Pyar Hai’ aims to break the taboos on controlling relationships among young unmarried couples of all genders in India Keeping in tune with its agenda on creating awareness among the youth in the country, Love Matters India launched the first 360/VR film on the issue…READ more..
THE SHOW MUST GO ON
VINAYA WALAVALKAR – MANTRI I still recall a scene from drama ‘Pai Paishachi Gosht’ which is based on a monologue by veteran actress Ila Bhate. With all humility and great respect we call her “Ila Tai” on the sets of the play. She plays a grandmother in this play. The scene unveils this way: – Ila Tai walks in…READ more..
THE AGE OF SUPERHEROS; HOW IT CAME TO BE
PALASH VOLVOIKAR It’s no surprise to any of us that this is the age of the superheroes! In the history of TV and cinema, there has not been such a massive genre domination, ever. To begin with, let me be clear, superhero movies didn’t just begin. We have been seeing them being rolled out for decades. Comic books have always been…READ more..
GOA MARATHI FILM FESTIVAL TOMORROW, TO CELEBRATE 10 YEARS
Panaji (Goa): Vinsan Graphics is all set to celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Goa Marathi Film Festival. The event is scheduled to take place from 16th to 18th June, 2017 at Kala Academy, Maquinez Palace and Inox in Panjim. The festival will screen National Award Winning Films such as Kulkarni Chaukatla Deshpande (Premiere on 16th June), Sanchar (Premiere on…READ more..