DOCUMENTARY

  • Nirbhaya case: German Ambassador says BBC documentary trying to show reality March 9, 2015

    Reacting to the ban on BBC documentary on the Nirbhaya case, German Ambassador Michael Steiner on Monday said that it is encouraging that a debate over the ban is going on. ...
  • Government sends legal notice to BBC March 6, 2015

    YouTube has blocked the access to the controversial Nirbhaya documentary. The government has sent a legal notice to the BBC. Home Minister Rajnath Singh said, "We had requested BBC not to air the documentary but they have gone ahead. We'll look into the legalities and take appropriate action." ...
  • Ban on Nirbhaya documentary: Ravi Shankar Prasad says Modi government respects freedom of press March 5, 2015

    Reacting on the government move on the controversial BBC documentary on Delhi gangrape - India's daughter', Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "The government headed by Narendra Modi fully respects the freedom of press and the freedom of articulation of views." ...
  • Is banning of Nirbhaya film a regressive step? March 5, 2015

    After government's request, video sharing website YouTube has removed the controversial BBC documentary on Delhi gangrape - India's daughter' in the country. The YouTube link in India gives the message, "This content is not available on this country domain due to a court order." ...
  • Ban on 'India's Daughter': Writer Ruchir Joshi says ban on documentary won't any effect seriously March 5, 2015

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Writer Ruchir Joshi said, "There was no problem seeing it and it was very clear, sound was very good, image was very clear. It's not the ban that can be put an effect seriously because YouTube may ban it but there are 100 different...
  • YouTube blocks access to BBC documentary Nirbhaya in India March 5, 2015

    After government's request, video sharing website YouTube has removed the controversial BBC documentary on Delhi gangrape - India's daughter' in the country. The YouTube link in India gives the message, "This content is not available on this country domain due to a court order." ...
  • Chetan Bhagat says Nirbhaya documentary a must-watch March 5, 2015

    Reacting on the BBC's documentary on the Nirbhaya case, author Chetan Bhagat said that it's a much watch documentary. In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bhagat said, "Forget ban, I would say it's a must watch." ...
  • Is government right in banning telecast of Delhi gangrape documentary? March 4, 2015

    After banning the screening of Nirbhaya documentary, which features an interview of Mukesh Singh who is one of the convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape-murder case, the Home Ministry is trying to stall the broadcasting of documentary internationally as well. ...
  • Is government right in banning Nirbhaya documentary? March 4, 2015

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said efforts are on to stop the international broadcast of Nirbahaya documentary which features the interview of one of the convicts of Delhi gangrape case, Mukesh Singh. The documentary is being made by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin and Mukesh Singh was interviewed for...
  • Ravi Bhagchandka excited about upcoming Sachin Tendulkar's docu-feature January 21, 2015

    Ravi Bhagchandka who has made documentary on Sahin Tendulkar's career told CNN-IBN that it took some time to convince the little master to the documentary. ...
  • Watch: Trailer of Shweta Prasad's documentary film 'Roots' July 5, 2014

    Shweta Basu Prasad, the National Awardwinning child star of such films as Iqbal and Makdee is all grown up now. The actress has in fact directed a documentary titled Roots, on the relevance of Indian classical music, for which she interviewed leading luminaries of the Indian music industry including Ustad...
  • Watch: Anurag Kashyap speaks about Nisha Pahukas documentary The World Before Her June 6, 2014

    After winning accolades at various film festivals, director Nisha Pahuka's documentary 'The World Before Her' will release in India on Friday. CNN IBN's Rajeev Masand catches up with the two artistes. ...
  • A documentary capturing the life and times of Bob Marley April 11, 2012

    The new Bob Marley documentary is a tribute by the legendary star's family and friends. ...
  • 9/11: the art of rebuilding Ground Zero September 5, 2011

    Irishborn photographer Marcus Robinson has spent the last fiveyears documenting the rebuilding of Ground Zero. ...
  • A tribute to Guru Dutt on his 86th birth anniversary July 9, 2011

    We get you a glimpse from 'In Search Of Guru dutt' a documentary on Guru Dutt presented by Shemaroo. ...
  • A documentary on The Doors July 1, 2010

    For all you Jim Morrisson fans here's a sneak peek of a documentary on the legendary music band The Doors...titled, 'When You're Strange', the film is narrated by actor Johnny Depp. ...
  • Lata Mangeshkar 80 going on 20 June 23, 2010

    She's India's most recognised voice Lata Mangeshkar is now the face of a documentary film. Judging by her energy levels She's 80 going on 20... ...
  • Wildlife film fest Vatavaran kicks off in New Delhi October 30, 2009

    Film festival dedicated to the planet is in town. ...
  • Smile Pinki premieres across India October 7, 2009

    Oscarwinning documentary film Smile Pinki is being premiered across India now. While Pinki was missing from its Chennai premiere on Tuesday, CNNIBN caught up with this documentary film's director Megan Mylan. ...
  • Village celebrates Pinki's win | Slumdog kids get flats February 25, 2009

    New Delhi: While the Academy spotlight was on the delightful children of Slumdog Millionaire, an eightyearold from Varanasi was also quietly smiling in the hallowed Kodak theatre. Her story of social ostracism because of cleft lip, Smile Pinki won the Best Short Documentary Oscar. There wasn't a dry eye in...
  • Madonna to debut as docu filmmaker with a cause April 26, 2008

    Pop diva Madonna is foraying into documentary film making and her first film, not surprisingly, is on the state of orphans in Malawi, the place where she adopted her son from. Here's more. ...
  • Children of Conflict, a CNNIBN documentary April 26, 2008

    Watch CNNIBN documentary Children of Conflict, on Saturday night. The documentary is based completely out of Jammu and Kashmir and has been done in partnership with the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association. ...