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Masaan producer Manish Mundra turns director; untitled film to go on floors in January 2020
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Masaan producer Manish Mundra turns director; untitled film to go on floors in January 2020

Manish Mundra, the founder of Drishyam Films, has bankrolled films like Masaan, Newton, and Dhanak.

Nagesh Kukunoor on National Award win for Dhanak: 'Confident to make more children's films now'
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Nagesh Kukunoor on National Award win for Dhanak: 'Confident to make more children's films now'

Nagesh Kukunoor won the Best Children's Film honour at the 64th National Film Awards 2017 for his film Dhanak.

64th National Film Awards 2017: Neerja, Akshay Kumar, Surabhi Lakshmi win top honours
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64th National Film Awards 2017: Neerja, Akshay Kumar, Surabhi Lakshmi win top honours

Neerja, Akshay Kumar and Surabhi Lakshmi took home the top honours at the 64th National Film Awards

X: Past is Present makers have taken the legal route against Drishyam Films; here's why
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X: Past is Present makers have taken the legal route against Drishyam Films; here's why

The 2015 film X: Past is Present has found itself in the midst of a controversy after its directors have made serious allegations against the producer.

'Dhanak' review: A simple story, that harks back to Nagesh Kukunoor's 'Iqbal'
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'Dhanak' review: A simple story, that harks back to Nagesh Kukunoor's 'Iqbal'

Dhanak looks at the world from the children’s perspective and uses the journey to do what all road movies do — symbolise a coming of age

Call for entries: Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab 2015
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Call for entries: Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab 2015

For all those who are interested in writing for films, Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab 2015 may help you hone your skills.

Berlin Diary: Meet Manish Mundra, the new guardian angel of Indian indie cinema
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Berlin Diary: Meet Manish Mundra, the new guardian angel of Indian indie cinema

Manish Mundra is currently one of the hottest angel investors in Indian independent cinema.

Berlin Diary: Nagesh Kukunoor's 'Dhanak' wins big at Berlin Film Festival
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Berlin Diary: Nagesh Kukunoor's 'Dhanak' wins big at Berlin Film Festival

Nagesh Kukunoor’s Dhanak (Rainbow) has won the Grand Prix for Best Feature at the Berlin Film Festival.

Fresh stills: Nagesh Kukunoor's Dhanak premieres at Berlin Film Festival
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Fresh stills: Nagesh Kukunoor's Dhanak premieres at Berlin Film Festival

Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor's film Dhanak was screened at the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival, where it also had its world premiere. Click here to view photos from the film.

Only 3 Indian films selected at Berlin Festival but Youngistaan does India proud
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Only 3 Indian films selected at Berlin Festival but Youngistaan does India proud

India has only three films at Berlin this year (last year there were as many as 12 Indian films). Of course, selection depends on the quality of films produced worldwide in any year, so it’s quite a feather in Nagesh Kukunoor’s cap that his Dhanak (Rainbow) has been selected in Berlin’s Generation section (for children and young adults).

Shah Rukh Khan to appear in cameo role for Nagesh Kukunoor's Dhanak
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Shah Rukh Khan to appear in cameo role for Nagesh Kukunoor's Dhanak

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan will appear in a cameo role for Nagesh's Kukunoor's Marathi film, Dhanak.