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Ray rejected 100 shaving brushes for a 'Nayak' scene

Kolkata, May 8 (PTI) He made actors like Sanjeev Kumar, Shabana Azmi and Amjad Khan wait for over half an hour on the set of "Shatranj ke Khilari" (1977) as the soot in a lamp was not up to his satisfaction. He rejected around 100 shaving brushes ... Press Trust of India, 3 weeks ago
Times of India

Six Aanla cadres nabbed in Assam

Guwahati: Six armed rebels of All Adivasi National Liberation Army (Aanla), including its chairman Anand Nayak, alias Dilip Nayak, were nabbed by the Army in Karbi Anglong district on Tuesday. Six pistols (including two 9mm and four 7.65mm ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago AANLA top leader, 5 others arrested from KA  Nagaland Post3 weeks ago Army nabs 6 adivasi militants in Assam  Times of India3 weeks ago Top leader, 5 others of Adivasi militant group held  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago

Your Name, Basanti?

Before we get to right-wing revenge renaming, let's get this old peeve off our chest. Is it sheer paucity of imagination? Why can't we extricate ourselves from a profusion of names from the Nehru-Gandhi parivar, attached to a heap of national assets ...
 Outlook India13 hours ago

Doing justice to the biopic

The lives of Indian stars are often so wrapped in mystery or steeped in drama that they could make interesting material for screenplays. The issues would be very sensitive since the writers could be making revelations that are not too pleasing. That ...
 The Statesman2 days ago
Times of India

Mamata Banerjee is the only subject that still animates Mrinal Sen!

It's not often in the Indian film industry that a star-son is critical about his father. But 61-year-old Kunal Sen, legendary filmmaker Mrinal Sen's son, idifferent. The chief technology development officer of Encyclop198dia Britannica in Chicago ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Two moods of Bengali cinema

That there were only two major heroes in Bengali cinema between the 1950s and 70s says something about this film culture: either it is not where heroes were sought or they both had it all to cater to the dreams of millions of viewers. One is ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago 1966 and the filmic conquests for Bengali cinema  IBNLive2 months ago
The Hindu

Thirty-five years and going strong

Prosenjit Chatterjee, West Bengal's matinee idol, on staying relevant in changing times If someone at Fun Cinemas multiplex in Andheri bumped into Prosenjit Chatterjee the way I have — just him without frenzied mediapersons trailing behind him ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
The Hindu

When Satyajit Ray rejected 60 shaving brushes for one scene

Perfectionist par excellence, legendary film maker Satyajit Ray had rejected 60-odd shaving brushes before finally selecting one which was used for a fraction of a second in his cult film Nayak , featuring matinee idol Uttam Kumar, recalls his ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago When Satyajit Ray rejected many shaving brushes for one scene  Yahoo! India3 weeks ago

NSCN-IM flouts truce terms

Haflong, May 4: The NSCN (I-M) is allegedly running a parallel government by taking house taxes from households in Dima Hasao district of Assam, violating the truce with the Centre. The Government of the People's Republic of Nagalim (GPRN) had ...
 Calcutta Telegraph3 weeks ago

10 Satyajit Ray films that should be re-released

One of India's top filmmakers Satyajit Raj would have been 95 on May 2.  We celebrate him by re-publishing a special series of articles through the week. Image: A scene from Mahanagar Satyajit Ray’s striking 1963 film Mahanagar has been digitally restored and re-released in British theatres. While critics there wax enviably about The Big City, we wanted to look back at Ray films that would be best suited for a theatrical release all over again. So this, then, is not a Best-Of-Ray, ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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