Dev Benegal

  • Abhay Deol takes to Twitter to rubbish rumours of doing Kareena Kapoor-starrer 'Bombay Samurai' August 11, 2014

    Abhay Deol's name has often popped up with Kareena Kapoor for "Bombay Samurai". But the actor says he is not part of the Dev Benegal-directed venture. Abhay, who was last seen in his home production "One By Two", took to microblogging site Twitter to clear the air. "So many reports about me...
  • Dev Benegal's 'Dead End' bags NAFF prize in Seoul July 31, 2014

    Seoul: Indian filmmaker Dev Benegal's dark comedy 'Dead End' was named the best project at the Network of Asian Fantastic Films. The story of a man, who is declared as dead by a shady government department and has to take extreme measures to prove that he is alive, was co-written by...
  • Kareena Kapoor: Want to work with Sudhir Mishra, Dibakar Banerjee December 18, 2013

    Mumbai: With the signing of a film each with Dev Benegal and Rohit Shetty, actress Kareena Kapoor has embarked on a new phase in her career. She says she is now keen to create a balance in the nature of her films. "As a commercial actress, I've done it all. Now...
  • Bombay Samurai: Kareena is consistently excellent, says Farhan November 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor's career seems to be heading to an exciting new level with Dev Benegal's film 'Bombay Samurai'. Post-marriage, she seemed to flounder in her choices with her half-hearted crusader's role in Prakash Jha's 'Satyagraha' and the totally inane social activist's role in 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein'. With 'Bombay...
  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema: How we got our first English film March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The mainstream Indian filmmaking has always enjoyed the abundance of people whose sensibilities find an inspiration in the western way of thinking. It was inevitable because the art of cinema was developed in the West and when Indians started to purchase equipment they also bought the ideas. Filmmaking...
  • First Cut: Watch Abhay in 'Road, Movie' March 28, 2010

    Now, don't get confused. This one is nothing like Ram Gopal Varma's Vivek Oberoi-Antara Mali starrer Road or John Hillcoat's The Road here. Having wooed the audiences with films like Split Wide Open and English, August, director Dev Benegal in his Road, Movie takes his viewers for yet another ride that...
  • Road Movie set to premier in Toronto on Friday September 18, 2009

    New Delhi: Director Dev Benegal known for films like English August and Split Wide Open is ready with his next film Road Movie which stars Abhay Deol and Tanishtha Chatterjee. And the film now premieres at the Toronto film Festival on September 18. Abhay Deol almost did not get the...
  • Road, Movie is a reflection of my journey, says director September 15, 2009

    The director of Road, Movie, Dev Benegal in a rare interview tells what promoted him to make Road, Movie. He also shares his experience of working with senior actor Satish Kaushik and young actor Abhay Deol. Question: What prompted you to make Road, Movie? Dev Benegal: One of the things I...
  • Watch: Glimpses of the Road that will take you everywhere September 15, 2009

    Road is a film directed by acclaimed director Dev Benegal and is about one man's journey to discovery with an old Chevy, two Victoria film projectors and a team of accomplices picked by chance on the way. Watch how the young man ends up discovering finer truths of life on...
  • Disability Film Festival all set to disable the stereotype October 6, 2007

    Chennai: Over 30 international films with one theme — disability! That's what makes the India International Disability Film Festival so unique. The film festival, for, by and about the disabled, kick-started on Friday in Chennai and it has already attracted over 200 entries for its short film contest titled '60...