India can become the global powerhouse of children’s films: Prasoon Joshi

Panaji, Nov 23 : Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Prasoon Joshi says India has the potential to become global powerhouse for children’s films as there are many stories waiting to be told. “I feel we have got so many beautiful stories in the country. There is so much global content. We are a […]

Prasoon Joshi, Nitesh Tiwari hopes for gender sensitivity in children’s films

By Sugandha Rawal Panaji, Nov 23 : Gone are the days of creating a project about a damsel in distress waiting for her prince to come and rescue her. Instead, it is time to usher in gender sensitivity, and allow women to take charge and fight for themselves in the narrative of projects under children’s […]

Irrfan Khan to be honoured at Dubai film festival

Dubai,A Nov 22 : Actor Irrfan Khan is set to be honoured at the 14th edition of Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) in December for his “incredible body of work”. The much awaited film festival will take place from December 6 to December 13. The opening ceremony of DIFF will present three Honorary Awards, to […]

‘Kaccha Limbu’ very close to my heart: Sonali Kulkarni

Panaji, Nov 22 : Actress Sonali Kulkarni says Marathi film “Kaccha Limbu”, which narrates story of a middle-class couple trying to come to terms with a life-changing situation, is a very special project. “‘Kaccha Limbu’ is very close to my heart. My role in it was one of the most challenging ones I’ve played,” Sonali […]

No urgency to enter politics: Rajinikanth

Chennai, Nov 22 : Tamil movie star Rajinikanth on Wednesday said there is no hurry for him to enter politics. Answering reporters at the airport on his return from Hyderabad, Rajinikanth also said the shooting for “Kaala” movie has been completed. The actor has been hinting about his political plunge. In May this year while […]

Assam’s legendary actor Biju Phukan passes away

Guwahati, Nov 22 : Assam’s prominent film actor Biju Phukan passed away at a private hospital here on Wednesday. Phukan, who was suffering from cardiac ailments for last few days, was admitted to the Apollo Hospital in Guwahati around 4.30 p.m on Wednesday. The doctors said he breathed his last around 6.15 p.m. “Phukan was […]