Debashree Mukherjee's Bombay Hustle is a rigorous, empathetic study of the making of the film industry in colonial India
The history of Indian filmmaking, particularly in and around the Bombay film industry, is deeply intertwined with the history and making of modern India. Film historian and media theorist Debashree Mukherjee's 'Bombay Hustle' is an ambitious history of Indian cinema as a history of material practice.
Following Aamir Khan's meeting with Turkey's First Lady, the RSS mouthpiece Panchjanya accused the actor of forging bonds with "enemy countries", also referring to his widespread appeal in China.
The Naseeruddin Shah interview | 'Writing has been the bane of Hindi movies. We were happy to plagiarise all the time'
In conversation with Firstpost, Naseeruddin Shah opens up about the bane of plagiarism in Hindi cinema, the joy of rediscovering Shakespeare and reciting Faiz in lockdown, and his fear of becoming a liability on his family.
All-male film industry delegation meets Narendra Modi to discuss issues; 'where are the women?' ask Twitterati
There was not a woman in sight in a convention that was supposed to have representatives of the Indian film industry meet Narendra Modi to discuss issues.
Daily Bulletin: President's Rule in J&K from tomorrow; ISRO satellite to launch today; rights groups seek Facebook board overhaul; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Governor's Rule ends in Jammu and Kashmir; Satya Pal Malik recommends President's Rule; MNS chief Raj Thackeray gets bail in 2008 case; ISRO’s new communication satellite to launch today; and more.
While the world knows a lot about the legendary poet-lyricist Gulzar, his daughter Meghna Gulzar's book 'Because He Is' presents him and his life in a never-seen-before way
In the 15-minute blackout in support of Padmavati, all shooting units in Mumbai will put off lights and no shootings will take place, says Indian Films and TV Directors' Association (IFTDA).
Subhash Ghai is Bollywood's one of the most well-known filmmakers who has given blockbusters like Kalicharan, Karz, Hero, Karma, Ram Lakhan, Khalnayak and Taal to name a few,
The Hindi film industry and mediapersons react to Pahlaj Nihalani's exit as CBFC Chief and Prasoon Joshi taking over.
Baahubali 2, Dangal's overseas box office success is a testimony to Indian film industry's soft power
Dangal’s success in China deserves to be celebrated, as does Baahubali’s box office collection. It’s a sign that the Indian entertainment industry has been able to translate the goodwill it has built up over the years — in the oddest of corners in the world — into good business.
The gross box office realisations of Indian film industry are expected to reach 246 billion rupees by 2020, according to Deloitte Indywood Indian Film Industry Report.
Eminent musician Ilayaraja was admitted to a private hospital here on Saturday after he complained of slight pain in the abdomen.
Amitabh Bachchan, who at 72 has impressed audiences with his essaying of the role of a cranky father in the highly acclaimed film Piku, says Indian cinema is no less and has its own standing.
Maharashtra is rapidly turning into the ultimate nanny state with Devendra Fadnavis deciding exactly what we citizens need.
Filmmaker Karan Johar on Monday said the government should help the movie industry by making censorship the final law.
Indian movie actors and a new wave of directors are on a mission at the Cannes film festival - to show that their industry, which turns 100 this year, is more than just Bollywood.