Mani Kaul

  • An extravaganza of 200 films at Mumbai Film Fest September 21, 2011

    Mumbai: The 13th Mumbai Film Festival, beginning next month, offers an extravaganza of 200 films from across the globe for connoisseurs and will pay tribute to legendary film personalities like Shammi Kapoor, Mani Kaul and M F Husain, organisers said. An initiative by the Reliance Entertainment and being organised by the...
  • NFDC to bring out home videos of Kaul's films July 19, 2011

    Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) The National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) has decided to launch home videos of the priceless works of late director Mani Kaul. Kaul, who was a believer of "new and bold cinema", passed away in Delhi on July 6 following a prolonged illness. He was 66. "We are trying...
  • I'll complete Mani Kaul's movies: Anurag Kashyap July 17, 2011

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who was co-producing late director Mani Kaul's unfinished projects, is determined to complete them. Kaul, who was believer of "new and bold cinema", passed away on July 6th in Delhi following a prolonged illness. He was 66. "One is 'She Under Her Spell', the other is 'Deewar Mein...
  • Cinema festival postponed after Mumbai blasts July 15, 2011

    Mumbai: The Naya Cinema Festival that was supposed to begin Friday has been postponed following the triple blasts that rocked India's financial and entertainment hub Wednesday. The festival will now begin July 22. Bengali director Qaushiq Mukherjee's film "Gandu" will open the festival, organised by the Taj Enlighten Film Society. The...
  • Film festival to pay homage to Mani Kaul July 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Taj Enlighten Film Society's Naya Cinema Festival has decided to pay tribute to late filmmaker Mani Kaul by screening two of his movies - "Uski Roti" and "Duvidha". Kaul died on Wednesday morning at his residence here, following prolonged illness. He was 66. The event will be held in...
  • Lack of respect for intellect pained Mani: Tuli July 6, 2011

    New Delhi: Cancer wasn't the only reason why acclaimed filmmaker Mani Kaul, who died on Wednesday morning after prolonged illness, was in pain, his associate Neville Tuli, founder-chairman of OSIAN's Connoisseurs of Art, has revealed. "Mani was in pain not only because of the cancer, but also because of the general...
  • Bollywood pays tribute to Director Mani Kaul July 6, 2011

    Mumbai: Bollywood personalities have condoled the death of noted filmmaker Mani Kaul, who passed away on Wednesday after a prolonged illness. Kaul (66) was considered one of the pioneers of new Indian cinema with critically acclaimed films like 'Uski Roti', 'Ashad Ka ek Din', 'Duvidha' and 'Idiot'. "One of India's great filmmakers...
  • Noted filmmaker Mani Kaul dead July 6, 2011

    New Delhi: Noted film maker Mani Kaul, who was considered one of the pioneers of new Indian cinema, died here today after prolonged illness. Kaul, 66, is survived by two sons and as many daughters. He breathed his last at 1 AM at his home here after he was discharged from...