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Debashree Mukherjee's Bombay Hustle is a rigorous, empathetic study of the making of the film industry in colonial India
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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.

Indian films continue to dominate Chinese box office, from works of Raj Kapoor to Aamir Khan
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Indian films continue to dominate Chinese box office, from works of Raj Kapoor to Aamir Khan

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'
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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
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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
India

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.

Gulzar's life, unpublished poems presented in latest edition of daughter Meghna's Because He Is
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Gulzar's life, unpublished poems presented in latest edition of daughter Meghna's Because He Is

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

Padmavati controversy: Film industry plans a 15-minute blackout in support of the film
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Padmavati controversy: Film industry plans a 15-minute blackout in support of the film

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 on his long innings in cinema and how he has seen the industry evolve
Bollywood

Subhash Ghai on his long innings in cinema and how he has seen the industry evolve

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,

Pahlaj Nihalani sacked: Shyam Benegal, Madhur Bhandarkar praise Prasoon Joshi's inclusion
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Pahlaj Nihalani sacked: Shyam Benegal, Madhur Bhandarkar praise Prasoon Joshi's inclusion

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
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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.

Indian films' box office earnings may rise to over 246 billion rupees by 2020
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Indian films' box office earnings may rise to over 246 billion rupees by 2020

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.

Maestro Ilayaraja hospitalised, but in stable condition
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Maestro Ilayaraja hospitalised, but in stable condition

Eminent musician Ilayaraja was admitted to a private hospital here on Saturday after he complained of slight pain in the abdomen.

Indian Film Industry has its own standing: Amitabh Bachchan
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Indian Film Industry has its own standing: Amitabh Bachchan

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.

All hail Marathi pride:  Maharashtra govt's diktat a boost for tyranny in cinema halls
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All hail Marathi pride: Maharashtra govt's diktat a boost for tyranny in cinema halls

Maharashtra is rapidly turning into the ultimate nanny state with Devendra Fadnavis deciding exactly what we citizens need.

Wish censorship was the final authority in film industry: Karan Johar
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Wish censorship was the final authority in film industry: Karan Johar

Filmmaker Karan Johar on Monday said the government should help the movie industry by making censorship the final law.

Cannes 2013: Indian filmmakers try showing the world beyond Bollywood
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Cannes 2013: Indian filmmakers try showing the world beyond Bollywood

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.

Film market in India contracting: Shekhar Kapur
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Film market in India contracting: Shekhar Kapur

Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, who has directed films 0like Masoom, Mr India, Bandit Queen, Elizabeth, says the Indian film industry is not an emerging market, contrary to the popular notion.