Tuesday November 11, 2014
"Whereas a typical westernised women was considered a vamp a few decades ago, associated with vice and venom, today films show women in western designer clothes. This is part of India's globalisation," he said, delivering the inaugural address at the...
Thursday September 4, 2014
Popular Bengali singer-songwriter Anjan Dutt, who starred in Rituparno Ghosh's Chitrangada, said though the maestro's films "boldly portrayed" the alternative gender for the first time in Indian cinema, he found his work "dated" and "old-fashioned".
Chandni | Saturday August 16, 2014
Actress Bipasha Basu, who will next feature in Creature 3D, says she is open to offbeat cinema as much as commercial films. In fact, she is keen to do a new Bengali film too.
Chandni | Tuesday June 3, 2014
A hard-hitting film about the brutalities of India's illicit child trafficking industry opened the London Asian Film Festival (LAFF) here.
Deepu M Kurup | Saturday May 10, 2014
The film received many accolades and Sen said it was whole new experience for her.
MekhlaS | Tuesday November 12, 2013
Showcasing a global mix of contemporary and regional cinema - the 19th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) will begin in Kolkata on Sunday.
Chandni | Wednesday September 25, 2013
South superstar Kamal Haasan will be honoured with the lifetime achievement award at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival to be held here next month.
MekhlaS | Sunday September 8, 2013
Terming Satyaneswi 'special' as a Rituparno Ghosh swansong, Abir Chatterjee, the other Byomkesh, said there couldn't have been a better choice than Kahaani maker Sujoy Ghosh as the sleuth in Saradindu flick.
MekhlaS | Wednesday September 4, 2013
Just two days before Rituparno Ghosh's last movie Satyanweshi hits the screens, Sujoy Ghosh, who stars in the lead role of detective Byomkesh Bakshi in the much-awaited project, is feeling the absence of the late filmmaker more than ever.
Chandni | Friday August 30, 2013
Revered as a brilliant chronicler of human relationships, late filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh forged strong personal ties with his co-workers from different strata of society and nurtured them as his surrogate family.
Alpan Saxena | Wednesday August 28, 2013
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and documentary The Frontier Gandhi: Badshah Khan, a Torch for Peace will be screened as a part of the Green Carpet Premiere at the second edition of Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) to be held at Leh in Jammu and Kashmir ...
Robin Bansal | Friday June 28, 2013
Director Dibakar Banerjee is all set to bring one of Bengali literature's most famous detectives to the big screen with a film on Byomkesh Bakshi.
Chandni | Thursday June 20, 2013
Regretting that she did not get a chance to work with late filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh, actress Vidya Balan on Thursday said she would like to work in a Bengali movie.
Alpan Saxena | Monday June 10, 2013
Acclaimed director Shoojit Sarcar, who made waves with his 2012 film, Vicky Donor, had managed to convince the late Rituparno Ghosh to write the script of his next film, titled Red Carpet and even act in it.
Robin Bansal | Friday June 7, 2013
Contrary to reports that director Sujoy Ghosh will complete Rituparno Ghosh's swan song Satyanweshi, buzz is that the late director's cinematographer Aveek Mukhopadhyay will be taking charge.
Riya Chakravarty | Friday June 7, 2013
Paoli Dam, who starred in Rituparno Ghosh's Shob Charitro Kalponik is still haunted by the sudden death of the maverick filmmaker and says they were planning to do another film together.
Robin Bansal | Thursday June 6, 2013
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan remembers the time spent with National Award winning filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh and pours his heart out in his Tuesday memoir.
Purnima Ranawat | Monday June 3, 2013
They eagerly awaited Sundays when they could lay their hands on their favourite weekly column by the versatile genius Rituparno Ghosh.
Riya Chakravarty | Sunday June 2, 2013
For master storyteller Rituparno Ghosh, who died on May 30, 2013 , the craft of Wicca - a modern pagan and witchcraft religion - was a "great draw" as it appealed to his intellectual side.
Chandni | Friday May 31, 2013
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who worked with maverick filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh in his first English language film The Last Lear, said his death has left a huge void in the world of progressive cinema.