Celluloid

  • Celluloid Chapter organises African Film Festival in Jamshedpur 15-03-2014 08:57 PM

    One of the oldest Film Society of the Eastern India "Celluloid Chapter" organized an African Film Festival in the steel city of Jamshedpur from Saturday. The film festival was kicked off with the screening of Oumarou Ganda directed Nigerian movie "Le Wazzou Polygame" and Fadika Kramo-Lancine-directed film "Djeli" of Cote...
  • Nothing controversial in 'Ravana Desam': Ajay Nuthakki 13-11-2013 05:42 PM

    Chennai: Debutant director Ajay Nuthakki has reinforced that there is absolutely nothing controversial in the forthcoming bilingual Tamil-Telugu political-drama 'Ravana Desam', which is based on the refugees missing during the 2009 civil war in Sri Lanka. "My film is inspired from true events about the missing refugees of Sri Lankan...
  • 14 films to compete at International Film Festival of Kerala 14-10-2013 03:54 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 14 films have been selected for the prestigious competition section of the 18th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) to be held here from December 6 to 13. The competition section includes films from Asia, Africa and Latin American countries. "Capturing Dad' (Japan),...
  • 'Celluloid Man' premiers in London, Nair gets Lifetime award 07-07-2013 05:31 PM

    New Delhi: 'Celluloid Man', an ode to Indian film archivist P K Nair will premiere today at the prestigious British Film Institute (BFI) in London, where he will also be conferred a Lifetime Achievement Award. The Shivendra Singh Dungarpur directed film presented at the BFI in association with the South...
  • Malayalam film 'Celluloid' to be dubbed in Tamil 31-05-2013 05:12 PM

    The Malayalam award winning film on the life of JC Daniel 'Celluloid' will be soon dubbed into Tamil. The Tamil version of the film will be title 'J C Daniel' will be dubbed as a tribute to Indian cinema which is celebrating 100 years of cinema. The movie directed by...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Bombay Talkies', 'Shootout at Wadala', 'Celluloid Man' 04-05-2013 03:35 PM

    On the show, Rajeev Masand reviews 'Bombay Talkies', 'Shootout at Wadala' and 'Celluloid Man'. ...
  • 100 years of Indian cinema: The epic journey continues 04-05-2013 10:51 AM

    New Delhi: An epic journey of 100 years of Indian cinema culminated with a mix of real-life inspiring stories and reel-life fiction as award-winning 'Celluloid Man' and anthology film 'Bombay Talkies' hit the theatres. Marathon documentary 'Celluloid Man', an ode to P K Nair (80), who almost single-handedly built one...
  • 'Celluloid Man' review: Make the time for it 03-05-2013 11:33 PM

    Director: Shivendra Singh Dungarpur We celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema, yet we're little aware of the man who painstakingly restored Dadasaheb Phalke's work as well as several other silent pictures and talkies, and then built our country's moving pictures archive, one film can at a time. The documentary 'Celluloid...
  • Write your review: 'Celluloid Man'

    Rajeev Masand says you should make time for 'Celluloid Man' if you love cinema. What do you think? Write your own review and win prizes....
  • Friday releases: 'Shootout at Wadala', 'Bombay Talkies', 'Celluloid Man' 03-05-2013 06:31 PM

    Indian cinema's centenary celebrations take centrestage this Friday as 'Bombay Talkies' and 'Celluloid Man', both films dedicated to Indian cinema hit the screens. ...
  • Friday releases: 'Bombay Talkies', 'Shootout at Wadala' hit screens 03-05-2013 12:10 PM

    Indian cinema's centenary celebrations take centrestage on Friday as 'Bombay Talkies' and 'Celluloid Man' - both dedicated to Indian cinema - hit the screens. Also to keep your action quotient going is John Abraham starrer 'Shootout at Wadala'. ...
  • 100 years of Indian cinema: The amazing story of 'Celluloid Man' 03-05-2013 11:36 AM

    In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director - Alfred Hitchcock. With due respect to Alfred Hitchcock's ideas, I dare say that here is a documentary which is far more relevant and heavier in content than most of the feature films where god is...
  • 'Celluloid Man' to hit the screens this Friday 01-05-2013 04:21 PM

    After bagging two National wards and being screened at 24 International Film Festivals in less than a year, Shivendra Singh Dungarpur's 'Celluloid Man' is finally releasing in theatres this Friday. ...
  • Celluloid Man: Watch the trailer of National Award winning docu film 16-04-2013 02:14 PM

    New Delhi: After winning two National Awards, the first trailer of the documentary film is out. Directed by Shivendra Singh Dungarpur, 'Celluloid Man' explores the life and work of the guardian of Indian cinema P.K. Nair. ...
  • Vikram and Rana Daggubati engage in war of words 20-02-2013 05:45 PM

    Malayalam actor Prithviraj's latest 'Celluloid' is making a huge impact at the box office. ...
  • The 11 Indian Indies to look forward to in 2013 21-12-2012 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: 2012 was widely considered as the year of the revival of the India Independent Film Industry. In the year 2013, we will have to make sure that the Indian Independent cinema movement is taken forward with the same zeal with which it was started. But how do we...
  • Digital cinema to overtake celluloid by 2012 18-11-2011 01:06 PM

    London: The celluloid film, used by filmmakers for over a century, is most likely to be overtaken by digital cinema as the preferred mode of film-making by early 2012, and will disappear by 2015. For 120 years, movies have been distributed on celluloid rolls housed in circular canisters and shown...
  • Jealous man murders 23-year-old lover 31-03-2008 11:28 PM

    Canberra: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won over the strong Indian community here with a typically lighthearted speech at a gathering at the Indian High Commission on Saturday. It would be safe to state that the Indians here get more excited to share space with 'the rockstars' than the fans...