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Katiyabaaz review Small-town India at its electric, despairing best

Aug 22, 2014

Katiyabaaz review Small-town India at its electric, despairing best

By the end of Katiyabaaz, like the audience, Maheshwari is able to escape Kanpur, albeit with scratches and scars. Loha Singh, however, has nowhere to go but up a pole and close to the high voltage wires. #VeryCloseUp #Fahad Mustafa #Deepti Kakkar #Katiyabaaz #Mumbai Film Festival 2013
Katiyabaaz Filmmakers talk about documenting Kanpur's battle for electricity

Aug 20, 2014

Katiyabaaz Filmmakers talk about documenting Kanpur's battle for electricity

This documentary about the terrible power situation in the industrial centre of Kanpur unfolds with all the drama and charm of a feature film. #VeryCloseUp #Fahad Mustafa #Deepti Kakkar #Katiyabaaz #Mumbai Film Festival 2013
Siddharth's Jigarthanda likely to have Bollywood remake

Aug 11, 2014

Siddharth's Jigarthanda likely to have Bollywood remake

Actor Siddharth-starrer Tamil musical gangster film Jigarthanda, which has the critics as well as the audience raving, is likely to be remade in Hindi soon. #VeryCloseUp #Rang De Basanti #Siddharth #Jigarthanda
'Ive extreme disrespect for people who think Bollywood is a step up from the South'

Aug 11, 2014

'Ive extreme disrespect for people who think Bollywood is a step up from the South'

In the first part of his candid interview, he described the film's script as one of the best he's read in a long time. Now he talks about another upcoming release that he's excited about Lucia Bollywood, being outspoken and his relationship with actress Samantha. #VeryCloseUp #Samantha #Rang De Basanti #Siddharth #Jigarthanda
Rohit Shetty indulges in critic-bashing as Ajay Devgn attacks award shows

Aug 07, 2014

Rohit Shetty indulges in critic-bashing as Ajay Devgn attacks award shows

Whether Shetty's comment reminded Devgn of those who perform at events for money or the "specialized people" that the actor had spoken of earlier, we can't tell because he didn't say anything, but the parallel doesn't seem too far-fetched. #VeryCloseUp #Ajay Devgn #Rohit Shetty #Singham Returns
Too much PR in Bollywood, says Kollywood actress Trisha

Aug 05, 2014

Too much PR in Bollywood, says Kollywood actress Trisha

The actor has also been in the news constantly for her rumored link-ups (with Rana Dagubatti, for instance) and marriage. #VeryCloseUp #Gautham Menon #Sridevi #Radha #Trisha #Ambika #Vinnai Thandi Varuvaaya
I'd love to bash up people, dance and romance Rajkummar Rao

Aug 04, 2014

I'd love to bash up people, dance and romance Rajkummar Rao

In a tete-a-tete, the young "Love Sex Aur Dhoka" actor has spoken about his career, his hopes and his projects. #VeryCloseUp #Shahid #Rajkumar Rao #Citylights #Dolly Ki Doli
Meet Fawad Khan, from a rock star in Pakistan to debutant in Bollywood

Aug 04, 2014

Meet Fawad Khan, from a rock star in Pakistan to debutant in Bollywood

Here are selected excerpts of an interview with the man behind Rajkumar Vikram Rathore of Khoobsurat. #Sonam Kapoor #VeryCloseUp #Omkara #Khoobsurat #Fawad Khan #Khuda Ke Liye
Modi needs to do well in Maha polls to prove he's an able leader Prithviraj Chavan

Jul 30, 2014

Modi needs to do well in Maha polls to prove he's an able leader Prithviraj Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan spoke to Firstpost editor Anant Rangaswami on the alliance with the NCP, achievements of his government, on the high decibel campaign that he anticipates and the prospects in the election. #Politics #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #VeryCloseUp #Prithviraj Chavan #Maharashtra #NCP #Adarsh scam #States #Drought #Lok Sabha elections 2014