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11 Hindi Films Make It To India’s Oscar Shortlist

The coveted list of films shortlisted to select India’s official entry to the Academy Awards has finally been announced. The Film Federation Of India (FFI) has selected 20 films, of which one will be submitted to the Academy for the category, Best Foreign Language Film. The shortlist features 11 ...
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Aamcha Cinema

The Marathi film industry is coming of age, with corporate studios and satellite TV taking keen interest in this regional genre The regional film space has traditionally been low-profile but, every now and then, a Marathi film is catapulted into the limelight. So, whether it is the film festival ...
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Broadcasters cash in on TV premieres of hit films by experimenting with time slots Ratings! Ratings! Ratings! And we all know what that translates into– ad revenue. The satellite space has gained momentum in the last couple of years, with blockbusters premiering on television soon after their theatrical ...
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Winners Of The 59th National Awards

The 59th National Film Awards were announced in New Delhi recently. The ceremony for the same will be held on May 3. Following is the list of the winners of this award: • Best Actress: Vidya Balan for The Dirty Picture • Best Actor: Girish Kulkarni for Deool ...
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Umesh Kulkarni’s Deool to Premiere At Rotterdam

Umesh Kulkarni’s latest film Deool will be screened at the International Film Festival Rotterdam 2012 in the Spectrum section. Deool was recently screened at the South Asian International Film Festival where it won the Audience Choice award. A total of 72 films will be screened in this section. The 41st International ...
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Where Small Is Big

Marathi films, even though sub-titled, rarely get the exposure they deserve. There are a lot of limitations that work against regional cinema and it is really tough for Marathi films to have a decent release. Thus, the MFF is an important platform for filmmakers like me to screen their ...
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  • The 13th Mumbai Film Festival- Jury
    Hugh Hudson (President): Won eight Academy Award n...
    “I am very eager to watch new Indian cinema”
    As Jury President, what are your criteria to evalu...
    Rapid Fire
    A three-day (October 11 to 13) Indo-German script ...
    My Little Princess
    An overambitious mother pushes her teenage daughte...
    Delhi In A Day
    This film is about a typical, rich Delhi household...
    MFF Bytes- Sakshi Tanwar
    The films selected this year are an interesting lo...
    Rapid Fire - Madhu Mantena
    What do you feel about the Mumbai Film Festival th...
    Rapid Fire With Onir
    What do you feel about the MFF this year?
    Reviewers Reviewed!
    A panel discussion on the relevance of film review...
    “Hopefully, festivals will boost regional cinema”
    I’m making sure that I can learn as much as I can...
    “The industry is not receptive to the films I want to make”
    Noted Marathi playwright Ratnakar Matkari makes hi...
    Festival Director’s Note
    I hope that every delegate has truly enjoyed watc...