Little Zizou

  • BO Report: Slump continues with Little Zizou, Gulaal March 16, 2009

    It's the same story at the box office this week. None of the latest releases have been able to leave a mark. Though Anurag Kashyap's Gulaal and Sooni Taraporewala's Little Zizou got rave reviews, they did not translate into good box office returns in the opening weekend, whereas Puneet Sira's...
  • Mira Nair and Soni on Little Zizou March 14, 2009

    Mira Nair and Sooni Taraporevala who've come together to produce films like Salaam Bombay and The Namesake. In conversation with our Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, the duo talk about Sooni's decision to turn director with Little Zizou that hit the screens on Friday. ...
  • Masand's Movie Review: Little Zizou captures the lazy charm of Parsis March 14, 2009

    Director: Sooni Taraporevala Cast: Boman Irani, Imaad Shah, Jehan Batiwala,Sohrab Ardeshir A light-hearted comedy that looks inwards at the Parsi community in Mumbai, Little Zizou - written and directed by Sooni Taraporevala - is for audiences with broad tastes. The director's own son Jehan Batiwala playes Xerxes, a 10-year-old football fanatic who...
  • In Pics: Little Zizou vs Gulaal at the box office today March 13, 2009

    There's something for everyone this Friday at the movies. While the all-Parsi affair Little Zizou promises a little madness and fun, Anurag Kashyap takes a reality check of varsity politics in Gulaal. ...
  • Little Zizou, a tale amidst Parsis, about Parsis March 11, 2009

    Mumbai: Sooni Taraporewala's Little Zizou is a story of Little Xerxes a huge fan of football star Zinedine Zidane and wants his football idol to make a trip to Mumbai, with a little help from his dead mother . Little Zizou is a funny take on Parsis and with an ensemble...
  • Little Zizou, an insider's view to Parsi community February 27, 2009

    Mumbai: The press interaction for Sooni Taraporevala's film Little Zizou was a congregation of all Parsis in Mumbai. The special event was hosted by renowned screenplay writer Sooni. Little Zizou is a film that has almost every Parsi actor in the industry one can name including Bollywood hunk John Abraham who...
  • Sooni Taraporevala makes her directorial debut November 13, 2008

    New York: Sooni Taraporevala is an internationally acclaimed screenwriter who is now making her debut as a director with comedy about two Parsi families in Mumbai. The film, Little Zizou, had its US premiere at the closing night of the Indo-American Arts Council film festival in New York on Sunday. In...