Adoor Gopalakrishnan

  • TV serials have brought down India's cultural level: Adoor Gopalakrishnan 13-11-2013 11:00 AM

    Kolkata: Advising young filmmakers to develop their own style and imbibe a lot from music, theatre and reading, Malayalam filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan Tuesday criticised Indian television for having 'brought down the cultural level of the country'. Speaking to reporters at the 19th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) that began Sunday,...
  • 'Adaminte Makan Abu' is India's entry for IFFI 23-11-2011 11:42 AM

    Panaji: National award-winner 'Adaminte Makan Abu' is is India's official entry into the competition section of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2011 that will begin in Goa from today. The international competition section also has films from countries including Belgium, Philippines, Russia, Japan, Iran, Ireland, Colombia, Israel, Germany,...
  • Filmgoers have stopped taking cinema seriously: Adoor Gopalakrishnan 23-11-2010 09:56 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram/New Delhi: Renowned filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan is unhappy with Indian 'masala' movies and the way regional cinema is treated. And he doesn't spare film-goers too. "Ideas for good cinema should have the potential to develop into a dramatic story. The plot should engage the audience... But commercial cinema does not...
  • Filmgoers have stopped taking cinema seriously: Adoor Gopalakrishnan 22-11-2010 09:56 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram/New Delhi: Renowned filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan is unhappy with Indian 'masala' movies and the way regional cinema is treated. And he doesn't spare film-goers too. "Ideas for good cinema should have the potential to develop into a dramatic story. The plot should engage the audience... But commercial cinema does not...
  • National Wipes: What's making news in India today? 26-03-2008 02:18 AM

    Mumbai: India's premier fast bowler Zaheer Khan has come to the defence of Mumbai teammate Ajit Agarkar, who left the team in Cuttack after he was not in captain Wasim Jaffer and coach Sulakshan Kulkarni's playing XI plans. Zaheer, who is using the Ranji Trophy to get back into rhythm...
  • Adoor's Nalu Pennungal chosen for Belgian Film fest 25-03-2008 10:11 PM

    Brisbane: New Zealand coach John Wright had no trouble putting Australia's long unbeaten record at the Gabba into perspective for his team, two days out from the start to the series-opening Test in Brisbane. New Zealand haven't won a Test anywhere in Australia since 1985, when Wright was part of...
  • H'wood-B'wood come together at Dubai in Dec 07-11-2007 01:53 AM

    Nagpur: Rahul Dravid reached 166 and Mahendra Singh Dhoni was on 95 as India stretched its first innings lead to 317 runs at tea on the third day of the third and final Test against New Zealand on Monday. With the Test series deadlocked after two draws, top-ranked India was...