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I&B Ministry issues advisory to TV channels over representation of children in reality shows


Newdelhi:18/6/19:The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has issued an advisory to all private satellite TV channels for appropriate representation of children in dance-based reality shows. In its advisory, the Ministry said, it has noticed that several dance-based shows portray young children performing dance moves originally done by adults in movies and other popular modes of entertainment. These moves are often suggestive ...

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Odia actress Sushrii Shreya Mishraa featured a In Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Malaal’as an item girl


Mumbai:29/5/19: Living the dream, every second of her life! After a dream debut in Aanand L Rai’s ‘Zero’, Odisha’s Sushrii Shreya Mishraa has once again hogged the limelight in Bollywood this year. Sushrii has wowed the audience with her introductory song ‘Aila Re’, claimed to be the most awaited song of the year, in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming- ‘Malaal’. Omg ...

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India is a land of story tellers; Indian filmmakers must focus on telling intensely personal stories: John Bailey

The President of Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, Mr. John Bailey meeting the Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Shri Amit Khare

Newdelhi:28/5/19:With a vision to explore possibilities of collaboration, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting today organized a Special Interactive Session with Mr. John Bailey, President of Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences at Siri Fort, New Delhi. The session was followed by an interaction of Mr. Bailey with the pressIn the Session Mr. John Bailey talked about the need to ...

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Oscar Academy President John Bailey launches Hindi version of ‘Digital Dilemma’ by NFAI


Newdelhi:28/5/19:In a special event today, John Bailey, President of Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (popularly known as Oscar Academy), e-launched the Hindi translation of an Academy Publication, “Digital Dilemma”, in Delhi. Also present on the occasion were renowned film editor and Governor of Academy Ms. Carol Littleton; Justice Manmohan Sarin, Chairman, FCAT; Shri Amit Khare, Secretary, Ministry of ...

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Special screening of Bengali film ‘Konttho” took place at Cinepolis, Bhubaneswar


Bhubaneswar:23/5/19:A special screening of the much talked about Bengali film ‘Konttho’, produced by popular Odia filmmaker Akshay Parija took place at Cinepolis, Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. The film which released on 10th May is already a hit in Tollywood. It released in Bhubaneswar last Friday. The film is going to be released globally by the month of June. Talking about the ...

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India featured prominently on the Pocket Guide of Marche Du Film


Cannes:16/5/19; The Indian Delegation led by I&B Secretary Shri Amit Khare today met Film Commissioners of participating countries at Cannes Film Festival. During the meeting, India was positioned as an attractive filming destination by highlighting the steps taken to easy the process of obtaining permissions for filming in India through the Film Facilitation Office which facilitates Single Window Clearance for ...

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India Pavilion to be inaugurated at Cannes


Newdelhi:13/5/19:India Pavilion is set to be inaugurated at Cannes Film Festival, which will be held from 14th to 25th May 2019. The Pavilion will showcase Indian cinema across linguistic, cultural and regional diversity, with the aim of forging international partnerships in distribution, production, filming in India, script development, technology, promoting film sales and syndication. It will be set up by ...

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Vice President visits National Museum of Indian Cinema


Mumbai:26/4/19:The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has visited the National Museum of Indian Cinema, in Mumbai today, and said that Exhibits at the museum would take the visitors down the memory lane of their favorite movies, actors and the music. Shri Naidu said that Cinema being the most loved and watched platform by the almost every Indian, ...

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“Kalank” has had the highest opening internationally of 2019


Mumbai:18/4/19: Abhishek Varman’s period drama “Kalank” has registered a business of Rs 21.60 crore on the first day, surpassing the opening day collection of “Kesari”, “Gully Boy” and “Total Dhamaal”, and becoming the highest opener of 2019 so far. “Eternal love always wins. ‘Kalank’ becomes the highest opener of 2019! Watch it in cinemas now,” tweeted producer Karan Johar, along ...

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Runanubandha – The He Without Him has been officially selected at the prestigious 41st Moscow International Film Festival


Bhubaneswar:15/4/19:Runanubandha – The He Without Him, the latest feature film from Odisha based production house Swastik Arthouse has been officially selected at the prestigious 41st Moscow International Film Festival 2019 (MIFF)  which starts from April 18. The film features as a part of the ‘Films around the world‘ section. It is the only Indian fiction feature film at the festival. The only other Indian presence at the festival is ...

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