'An attempt to strangulate an artiste's voice': Onir opens up on Defence Ministry's objection to his true-life story of a gay Major
"You’re humiliating the queer community by saying that the queer community is not ‘fit enough’ to serve the nation because you’re being judged not by your skillset, but by something that is nobody’s business, which is your sexuality," says Onir.
Explained: Why Yash Raj Films was asked to compensate viewer for not including 'promo song' in the film Fan
The Supreme Court stayed the NCDRC order asking YRF to compensate complainant who felt 'cheated' by the exclusion of 'Jabra Fan' from Shah Rukh Khan's 2016 film. But it also upheld the exclusion of 'promotional' songs from films as "unfair trade practice."
Recalling a certified film is 'dangerous, meaningless': Anand Patwardhan opposes amendments to Cinematograph Act
Patwardhan said those in the film industry should unite and challenge the proposed amendments in the court of law.
MK Stalin opposes amendments to Cinematograph Act: Imposing conditions on film fraternity totally unjustified
''The draft bill has given rise to serious apprehensions not only in the minds of the film fraternity and film industry but also among all well-meaning sections of the society that cherish freedom of expression,'' said Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin.
The I&B Ministry had sought suggestions for Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill, 2021 by 2 July. A letter with 3,000 signatories from the Indian film industry has opposed the proposed amendments.
Explained: Proposed amendments to Cinematograph Act, which will allow re-certification of films, penalisation of piracy
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has asked the general public to send their comments on the draft Bill by 2 July.
How Ministry of Defence's demand to vet films on Army comes as yet another blow to hopes of reforms at CBFC
A recurrent demand of the fraternity has been to contain CBFC’s role to certification and categorisation of films based on target audience and demography, as is the practice in mature democracies, shedding the paternalistic approach to censoring and seeking amendments in films.
Ram Gopal Varma's Kamma Rajyamlo Kadapa Reddlu in trouble after Andhra government demands change in title
Ram Gopal Varma has also cast multiple lookalikes in the film, so as to give audiences an authentic feel of the times.
Yeh Saali Aashiqui trailer: Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan makes film debut in this romantic thriller
Helmed by Cherag Ruparel, Yeh Saali Aashiqui, is produced by Dr Jayantilal Gada's PEN India Ltd and Rajeev Amrish Puri.
Vardhan Puri will be paired opposite debutant Shivaleeka Oberoi in Yeh Saali Aashiqui.
CBFC gets new logo, certificate design; Vidya Balan, Kangana Ranaut, Prakash Javadekar attend unveiling
CBFC chairman Prasoon Joshi conceptualised the new look and the design and was executed by designer Rohit Devgun, an official release said
Mental Hai Kya: Kangana Ranaut says film will get new title as CBFC thinks original one is 'too harsh'
Mental Hai Kya has been granted a U/A certificate and the makers have been asked to make some minor changes to the final cut.
Kabir Singh: CBFC member Vani Tripathi Tikoo criticises Shahid Kapoor's film, calls it 'terribly misogynstic'
CBFC member Vani Tripathi Tikoo has criticised Shahid Kapoor's Kabir Singh as 'extremely violent', highlighting how big stars should choose films responsibly
The producers of Mental Kya Hai, CBFC and IPS representatives will hold a meeting on 19 June to discuss the fate of the movie's title
Mental Hai Kya stars Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut in lead roles.
Prasoon Joshi began his talk by emphasising the feeling that the Pavilion in the Cannes Film Festival serves as 'a home away from home' for Indian movie industry professionals who attend the event
PM Narendra Modi biopic's release was stalled by the Election Commission until the end of Lok Sabha elections 2019.
No Fathers in Kashmir makers release footage containing uncensored scenes, say CBFC 'mutilated' film
No Fathers in Kashmir director Ashvin Kumar said that he has not watched the film in the theatre yet because he is 'deeply disheartened' with the final cut
By stalling release of Narendra Modi biopic, EC is holding creative process to ransom for political considerations
This sort of decision not only denigrates voters, but has a certain elitist attitude that the “EC knows what is best for the ignorant and the illiterate” masses.