INDIAN CINEMA

  • Filmmakers contribute to the 16th Mumbai Film Festival September 18, 2014

    Filmmakers contribute to the 16th Mumbai Film Festival to be held from October 14 to October 21. The festival this time is running short of 2.25 crore. "Sustaining this festival is important. It has a very interesting line up with Helen being awarded for her contribution to Indian cinema," said...
  • Remembering Zohra Sehgal, the grand old lady of Indian cinema July 11, 2014

    Zohra Sehgal passed away on Thursday evening after suffering a cardiac arrest. The legendary bollywood actress was 102 years old. Her last rites will take place on Friday. Sehgal was a part of the Indian film industry for nearly 8 decades. She was awarded the Padma Vibhushan for her outstanding...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Mukesh August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Kishore Kumar August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Asha Bhosle August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Lata Mangeshkar August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinemas Greatest Voice: Mohammad Rafi August 15, 2013

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Cannes: Amitabh Bachchan shares his 'Great Gatsby' experience May 19, 2013

    Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who made his Hollywood debut with 'The Great Gatsby', graced the red carpet at Cannes. ...
  • Cannes to commemorate 100 years of Indian Cinema May 15, 2013

    The Cannes festival which features the biggest names in independent and mainstream cinema opens this year on May 15 and there will be a special section commemorating 100 years of Indian Cinema and a formidable Bollywood presence. ...
  • Bollywood set to make a mark at Cannes Film Festival 2013 May 14, 2013

    The Cannes Film Festival which features the biggest names in independent and mainstream cinema opens on May 15. ...
  • 'Raja Harishchandra': The genius of Phalke May 3, 2013

    'Raja Harishchandra' was made by the father of Indian cinema Dada Saheb Phalke in 1913. ...
  • 100 years of Indian cinema: All about 'Raja Harishchandra' May 3, 2013

    As the Indian cinema celebrates the completion of its 100 years, filmmaker Karan Johar talks about first full length silent film 'Raja Harishchandra', which was released in 1913. The film was directed by the father of Indian cinema Dada Saheb Phalke, but there's more to the maverick filmmaker. ...
  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema: Remembering Balraj Sahni May 1, 2013

    As the Indian cinema completes its 100 years, so does one of Bollywood's finest actors Balraj Sahni. On the legendary actor's 100th birth anniversary, Karan Johar recalls how the suavelooking young man managed to play the role of a rickshawpuller in Bimal Roy's 'Do Bhiga Zameen'. ...
  • Dada Saheb Phalke's first heroine was a man! April 24, 2013

    India's first feature film Dada Saheb Phalke's 'Raja Harishchandra' had Anna Salunke, a man, play Queen Taramati. ...
  • Vidya Balan pays tribute to Meena Kumari, Nargis April 9, 2013

    The Indian film industry will hit the century mark in coming May. Paying a tribute to the same was actress Vidya Balan, who launched the cover of a popular magazine recreating the iconic images of Hindi cinema in Mumbai on Saturday. The actress donned the iconic look of Nargis from...
  • First look: 'Bombay Talkies' March 26, 2013

    This May, the Indian film industry will complete 100 years and to mark that, is a film called 'Bombay Talkies' that brings together four different stories by four different directors Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Anurag Kashyap. ...
  • Evergreen Voices: Asha Bhosle on her most memorable songs March 2, 2013

    Asha Bhosle speaks to Rajeev Masand about some of her most memorable songs in Indian cinema. ...
  • Evergreen Voices: Asha Bhosle on her struggle during initial days in Bollywood February 23, 2013

    Asha Bhosle speaks about her initial days in Bollywood and her slow yet steady growth in the fiercely competitive industry. ...
  • Masand's Bollywood Roundtable 2012: The Directors December 31, 2012

    Rajeev Masand speaks to Bollywood's prominent directors of 2012. ...
  • Song of The Year: Cast your vote on IBNLive.com December 4, 2012

    Cast your vote at IBNLive.com/SOTY for your song of the year. ...
  • Marrakech tribute to Indian cinema is honourable: Amitabh December 4, 2012

    The 12th Marrakech Film Festival is celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema. ...
  • Marrakech Film Festival: It's a quadruple honour, says Hrithik December 4, 2012

    The 12th Marrakech Film Festival celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema. ...
  • Big B to be felicitated at Marrakesh film festival December 2, 2012

    The 12th Marrakesh International Film Festival started on Friday with a host of international and Bollywood celebrities walking the red carpet. With more than 80 films from 21 countries, the Marrakech International Film Festival has become bigger and better in its 12th year. And even though it started raining heavily on...
  • Malayalam film industry plans a tribute on 100 year of Indian cinema November 15, 2012

    Kannada film industry's childwonder Master Kishan has bagged his second Guiness record. ...
  • Malayalam film industry plans a tribute on 100 year of Indian cinema November 15, 2012

    Kannada film industry's childwonder Master Kishan has bagged his second Guiness record. ...
  • 10 Indian films in Toronto film festival this year August 9, 2012

    The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will have a special focus on India this year with 10 Indian films making it to the prestigious film festival. ...
  • 10 Indian films in Toronto film festival this year August 8, 2012

    An unprecedented 10 films from India have made it to the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) this year. ...
  • Bollywood Blockbusters 100 Years of Cinema: MughaleAzam April 28, 2012

    In this special episode, to celebrate 100 Years of Cinema, we bring to you the golden moments from the blockbuster movie MughaleAzam. ...
  • Bollywood Blockbusters: 100 years of Indian cinema April 22, 2012

    Watch CNNIBN's new series on Hindi cinema that celebrates some of its biggest milestones. ...
  • World book fair celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema February 27, 2012

    The World Delhi book fair commemorates the 150th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore, along with books celebrating the 100 years of cinema. There's something for every book lover. ...