Film societies in India have come a long way since the Calcutta Film Society, founded by, among others, Satyajit Ray, screened Battleship Potemkin (1925) in the city in 1947. Over the next five decades, the film society movement flourished in India ... Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
Goonj, will also be screened during the London Indian Film Festival on July 21 after being officially selected for the Satyajit Ray Foundation Short Film Competition.DNA, 2 months ago
From the 1950s right through the 1990s, Malayali photographer Punaloor Rajan documented the lives of the people who helped shape the state's political, cultural and literary foundation Image: Archives of Punaloor Rajan A portrait of VM ...Forbes India, 1 month ago
DELHI Art Kinetic Contours Till 31 August Curated by Uma Nair, this show explores the power of contours through drawings, sculptures and paintings. Among the artists taking part are Jamini Roy, Gopi Gajwani and Krishen Khanna. ...Livemint.com, 1 month ago
FTII students preparing for protests. (Express Photo By Sandeep Daundkar) From the day the students of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) launched the strike over a month ago, a giant question mark, an art installation made of wood ...Indian Express, 2 months ago
Munshi Premchand. Illustration: Deepak Harichandan TOPICS Munshi Premchand, whose 135th birth anniversary was on July 31, aimed to take the average middle-class reader from a state of ennui and indifference to a state of enlightenment Upanyas ...The Hindu, 2 months ago
Acclaimed Indian film director Mani Ratnam who has delivered many cinematic gems in both Tamil and Hindi. won the Icon award at the Bagri Foundation London Film Festival for his outstanding contribution to cinema. Receiving the award on the closing night of the festival, Ratnam said "I am honoured and humbled to receive this icon award. I think that Indian cinema is at the threshold of a new era, and the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!