Arth

  • Shabana Azmi to head for Florence for a retrospective 27-10-2013 01:55 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Shabana Azmi is set to head for the prestigious River To River film festival in Florence, starting Nov 22, where best of her works, including Shyam Benegal's 'Ankur', Mahesh Bhatt's 'Arth', Vinay Shukla's 'Godmother' and Deepa Mehta's 'Fire', will be screened. That isn't all. Cristina Scaletti, Tuscany's regional...
  • At 62, Shabana Azmi looks back at life, love, society 18-09-2013 03:15 PM

    Mumbai: She has played a multitude of roles on the big screen, but off screen too, veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who turned 62 Wednesday, has performed a variety of roles - a loving wife, a dedicated philanthropist and a woman who inspires others to achieve new heights. In a tete-a-tete,...
  • Failures made me what I am today: Mahesh Bhatt 31-08-2013 05:10 PM

    Mumbai: Acclaimed filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who has seen several ups and downs in his professional and personal life, says he is what he is today due to his failures. In his association of over three decades with the Indian film industry, he has made several films like 'Arth', 'Naam' and...
  • Mahesh Bhatt accused of misleading foreign producer over 'Arth' remake 31-07-2013 12:16 PM

    Mumbai: The 'Arth' producer Kuljit Pal is up in arms against Mahesh Bhatt for giving his consent to a Pakistani producer for the remake rights of the classic, but Bhatt says he gave no-objection thinking this will be one of the first initiatives to strengthen the India-Pakistan relations. In a...
  • The remake of Mahesh Bhatt's 'Arth' to be shot in Pakistan 23-07-2013 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: Director Mahesh Bhatt's new discovery, actor Imran Zahid, is set to play the lead role in the filmmaker's new theatrical production based on his 1982 film 'Arth'. "Mahesh Bhatt set to recreate magic of film 'Arth' in a theatrical play. It'll be a big challenge for me to...
  • Pranab quotes Hamlet during Budget 2012 speech 16-03-2012 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: When it comes to quoting from literary masterpieces in budget speeches, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday made a quantum leap to quote the great modern-era playwright Shakespeare, after invoking words of ancient Indian economist Kautilya at least thrice in the past. "I must be cruel only to...
  • 25 years on, a phenomenon named Smita Patil 13-12-2011 04:51 PM

    New Delhi: A radiant smile, intense eyes, sensuous looks and a fearless attitude, actress Smita Patil was undoubtedly a bundle of talent. Filmmakers who got an opportunity to work with her claim that no actress can match her finesse in acting. Actor Raj Babbar's wife and Prateik's mother, Smita passed...