Hindi Diwas: Shubhangi Atre, Kamna, Yogesh & Others Share Fond Memories Of Their Hindi Teachers

Rohitashv Gour “The Hindi language unites us all. Hindi is a part of my daily routine, be it at home or at work. As a student, it was my favourite subject, and I encourage my children to speak in it, as the language is carried on generation after generation through us.”

Rangeela: Ram Gopal Varma Says The Film Was Made To Capture Urmila Matondkar’s Beauty

Ram Gopal Varma On Working With Jackie Shroff In Rangeela The filmmaker said, “I don’t think he even listens to the story. He just goes by some gut instinct. I used to think that he does not listen and when I was telling him the climax of the film, he was driving. He suddenly stopped […]

Western films rules the roost on Netflix while Hindi films and TV shows dominate Amazon Prime and MX player: RedSeer Study

Redseer Consulting, latest findings, while consumers opted for Hindi films and TV shows while surfing MX player and Amazon Prime Video, Netflix users prefer to watch western films more.Amongst the three, Netflix has the most diverse content library, followed by Amazon Prime, which focuses more on Indian regional content. Reflective of the content library, Netflix […]

A charming film about disability that stays the right side of mawkish: BRIAN VINER reviews Come As You Are

Sixty-five years old this year and shot in black and white, yet evergreen, this extraordinary film is the first of Indian director Satyajit Ray’s Apu trilogy, and tells the story of a young village boy growing up in rural poverty. The two later films follow Apu into manhood, and they’re nearly as good.

North Dakota gives up attempt to charge journalist who filmed pipeline protest

On Friday, North Dakota prosecutor Ladd Erickson drew national criticism from press freedom groups when he filed charges claiming that Goodman had participated in a riot when she filmed Native Americans protestors clashing with police and guards in September. The Native Americans were protesting the beginning of construction work on the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Maya Hawke looks stylish in a black top and a colourful floral skirt as she arrives at the Mainstream photocall during the 77th Venice Film Festival

Delighted to be spending some quality time with her daughter, Uma, 49, posted a picture of herself giving Maya a haircut in April, she wrote on Instagram: ‘Home hair cuts bring us back home. We are all finding our selves again.’

‘Manasanamaha’ Makes History at the International Film Festivals

‘Manasanamaha’ is a short film that has won more than 120 awards in various international film festivals. It marked the first time a Telugu short film had ever won the most international awards. “Inta gelichi raccha geluvu” is a very prominent and timeless Telugu idiom which means ‘Win at home before you conquer the world’. […]

Chernobyl’s Stellan Skarsgård explains extreme violence of new film The Painted Bird

Stellan said: “I got involved ten or eleven years ago when the director called but he had a struggle to get the rights to the novel and it was a hard film to finance and he wanted to shoot over two years, so it was a pretty expensive arthouse film. So, I wanted to support […]

Film Review: Chloé Zhao’s ‘Nomadland’ Starring Frances McDormand

Nomadland is interested in the forlorn, the left-behinds, the no-hopers; they have always been with us, but perhaps not this conspicuously since the 1930s. While the life trajectories of the people onscreen are not delineated in much detail, the dominant impression, starting with Fern, is of once-stable, income-producing people whom American society has failed. This […]

Netflix Takes ‘Red Notice’; Ryan Reynolds Joins Dwayne Johnson & Gal Gadot In Rawson Marshall Thurber-Directed Global Heist Film

One doesn’t often see this many big stars in one big-budget movie. It runs contrary to a recent report in The Information that claimed Netflix had internal discussions about curtailing spending on big-scale movie projects, after Triple Frontier. That doesn’t seem to mesh with some recent deals that indicate that if anything, Netflix is turning […]