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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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Multiple Choice

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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