Filmmaker

  • AIIMS denied medical care to the electrocution victim, alleges wife July 22, 2013

    Naked wires from the compressor of a split AC outside a shop in a South Delhi market caused the death of a 32-year-old freelance filmmaker. ...
  • SDMC issues notices to shopkeepers who kept generators out in the open July 23, 2013

    Naked wires from the compressor of a split AC outside a shop in a South Delhi market caused the death of a 32-year-old freelance filmmaker. 48 hours after his death, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has finally acted. ...
  • Rituparno Ghosh brought back the focus on middle class: Rajeev Masand May 30, 2013

    Film journalist Rajeev Masand explains how Rituparno Ghosh filled the void in Bengali cinema and brought back the focus on the middle class. ...
  • Veteran Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra passes away at 80 October 21, 2012

    Veteran filmmaker Yash Chopra, who was known as Hindi cinema's 'king of romance' for making some of Bollywood's most memorably intense romantic dramas, passed away in Mumbai on Sunday. He was suffering from dengue. Chopra had celebrated his 80th birthday on September 27. 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan', starring Shah Rukh Khan...
  • The Bong connection in Bollywood October 5, 2012

    It's been the year of Bengali filmmakers it seems. Apart from Anurag Basu's 'Barfi' being named as India's official entry to the Oscars, filmmakers Sujoy Ghosh and Shoojit Sircar too have managed to set the box office ringing with their films that have a Bengali touch. ...
  • India Positive: Novel ideas and the grit to see them through July 14, 2012

    On this episode we bring you stories of real life heroes who inspire others through word and deed. ...
  • Lights, camera, life - Yash Chopra September 28, 2011

    A look at director and producer Yash Chopra's struggle and success through the years. ...
  • Secret Kitchen: Filmmaker Amole Gupte turns cook June 18, 2011

    On this week's episode of Secret Kitchen, Amole Gupte shows his culinary skills. ...
  • MF Husain's Bollywood connection June 10, 2011

    Legendary painter MF Husain also wanted a biopic to be made on his life. ...
  • Ad man Alyque Padamsee on MF Husain's death June 10, 2011

    MF Husain was a wonderful human being besides a great painter, said Alyque Padamsee. ...
  • Filmmaker Amole Gupte's many avatars May 19, 2011

    Amole Gupte talks about his latest release 'Stanley Ka Dabba'. ...
  • CJ: Filmmaker Onir speaks up for gay rights April 30, 2011

    Filmmaker Onir turns Citizen Journalist to talk about article 377 and importance of gay rights. ...
  • Stars and filmmakers speak up for Anna Hazare April 7, 2011

    Members from the Bollywood industry including Rahul Bose, Vishal Bhardwaj and Amole Gupte support Anna's fight against corruption. ...
  • The Short film contest: UTV world movies February 23, 2011

    UTV world movies announces the first ever short film contest for aspiring film makers. ...
  • Berlinale honours jailed Iranian filmmaker February 15, 2011

    Jafar Panahi was sentenced to six years imprisonment and banned from film making for 20 years in December 2010. ...
  • Screenwriters' Conference '08 kicks off in Mumbai December 14, 2008

    Mumbai: If you are an aspiring screenwriter, this is the place you need to be. The Indian Screenwriters Conference 2008, the place where filmmwriters and directors meet to discuss 'scriptwriting'. ...
  • Exposing style frat is not my Fashion : Bhandarkar July 16, 2008

    Filmmaker clears the air about his new film, says watch and then comment. ...
  • Watch Hrishida's work | Pics August 28, 2006

    He said he was not an intellectual. He wanted to be known as a simple man. Veteran fimmaker Hrishikesh Mukherjee passed away on Sunday but his approach to life lives on through his immortal cinema. Here's a glimpse of some of the most memorable Hrishikesh Mukherjee cinema. ...