Amol Palekar


'Amol Palekar' - 38 News Result(s)

  • Government Behaving Like "Hitler's Germany", Says Nayantara Sahgal

    Government Behaving Like "Hitler's Germany", Says Nayantara Sahgal

    Reacting strongly to veteran actor-director Amol Palekar being interrupted during a speech at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Mumbai when he criticised the government, author Nayantara Sahgal has said that the country is not facing intolerance but is under "outright dictatorship".

  • Wouldn't Have Gone If I Knew I'd Be Cut Off: Amol Palekar On Mumbai Event

    Wouldn't Have Gone If I Knew I'd Be Cut Off: Amol Palekar On Mumbai Event

    Veteran actor Amol Palekar, whose address at an event in Mumbai was unceremoniously censored after he tried to criticise a government decision, told NDTV that he would not have gone to the event had he known that he would not be allowed to speak about it. "When she invited me, if she were to tell me 'speak about this and not about this,' then I wou...

  • Advisory Bodies Not Dissolved: Art Gallery On Amol Palekar's Allegations

    Advisory Bodies Not Dissolved: Art Gallery On Amol Palekar's Allegations

    The National Gallery of Modern Art on Sunday denied Amol Palekar's allegation that the advisory panel of the gallery's Mumbai and Bengaluru centres have been scrapped

  • "Want To Make India Monochrome": Opposition's Attack As Amol Palekar Calls Out Censorship

    "Want To Make India Monochrome": Opposition's Attack As Amol Palekar Calls Out Censorship

    Freedom of speech or the right to communicate without any fear of censorship was once again brought under the spotlight after noted Hindi and Marathi actor-filmmaker Amol Palekar was repeatedly interrupted and "requested" to stick to the topic at an event in Mumbai.

  • Amol Palekar's Speech Cut Off At Mumbai Event For Criticising Government

    Amol Palekar's Speech Cut Off At Mumbai Event For Criticising Government

    Veteran actor and director Amol Palekar was repeatedly interrupted during his speech at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Mumbai and then cut off after he criticized the government.

  • Amol Palekar Wants Drastic Change In Censorship Law, Unchallenged For 47 Years

    Amol Palekar Wants Drastic Change In Censorship Law, Unchallenged For 47 Years

    Veteran actor Amol Palekar has challenged at the Supreme Court censorship laws that he says have not been contested for 47 years. On his petition, the court today sought a response from the government and the Central Board of Film Certification, better known as the censor board.

  • Fiat Avventura Urban Cross Review

    Fiat Avventura Urban Cross Review

    Before getting into the car, I was constantly thinking of just that one scene from Golmaal (the original one) where Amol Palekar explains to his boss how he has a twin brother who doesn't have a moustache thus forging a new identity. Well, the story of the Fiat Avventura Urban Cross is somewhat similar. It's the younger, more exuberant brother of t...

  • Wish Rahul Rawail Had Spoken to us Before Press, Says Film Body

    Wish Rahul Rawail Had Spoken to us Before Press, Says Film Body

    The Film Federation of India has distanced itself from disgruntled former jury member Rahul Rawail, who accused Oscar jury head Amol Palekar of being 'manipulative' and obnoxious'. "What we would have appreciated is a situation where he could have spoken to the FFI President and other senior officials before going to the media"

  • Oscar Row: Rahul Rawail Says Amol Palekar Was Anti-Court

    Oscar Row: Rahul Rawail Says Amol Palekar Was Anti-<i>Court</i>

    "Our chairman Amol Palekar had only one agenda right from the beginning that Court shouldn't come. He was very adamant that somehow Court should be removed. I don't know the reason behind this but it is true. You can ask anyone else in the jury about it and they'll say that it is correct," said Mr Rawail

  • Court Director Chaitanya Tamhane: The Film Keeps Surprising Me

    <i>Court</i> Director Chaitanya Tamhane: The Film Keeps Surprising Me

    "I feel very fortunate and grateful for the way it (Court) has been received. We did not make the movie with that many expectations. We were not sure what will happen but we were surprised constantly. It is my debut film so it is a great feeling," said Chaitanya

  • Oscar Row: Amol Palekar Says He's Had a Clean Record For 45 Years

    Oscar Row: Amol Palekar Says He's Had a Clean Record For 45 Years

    Mr Palekar, 70, said via phone, "All of us including him (Rahul Rawail) have signed an undertaking with the Film Federation of India (FFI). We are sworn to be secretive and I will not breach it till I get permission to open my mouth. Regarding his allegations, on a personal level I choose not to respond to his allegations"

  • Rahul Rawail Resigns From Oscar Jury, Calls Amol Palekar 'Manipulative'

    Rahul Rawail Resigns From Oscar Jury, Calls Amol Palekar 'Manipulative'

    Mr Rawail confirmed the news over the phone from Hyderabad, saying that it's "true". "I'm proud that we had a great jury and some wonderful people who have a great knowledge of cinema and love for it. There was no issue in that, but yes there was one manipulative man. His name is Amol Palekar

  • Amol Palekar and Jury Pick Court as India's Oscar Entry

    Amol Palekar and Jury Pick <i>Court</i> as India's Oscar Entry

    Last month, Amol Palekar told news agency PTI that the process of selecting a film would not be easy. "To select one such film is an enormously difficult task because ours is probably the only industry in the world, which has such wide variety of films. Right from Bollywood masala mainstream cinema to regional cinema," he said

  • Amol Pakelar: Bollywood Should Make Films on Environmental Issues

    Amol Pakelar: Bollywood Should Make Films on Environmental Issues

    "I genuinely wish that something, some section from Bollywood wakes up and feels like doing anything on this subject, which is considered untouchable by Bollywood. Anything to do with good content is anyway a rarity so if they think they can do I would be most happy," said Amol Palekar

  • Amol Palekar: Everybody is Behaving as if I Have Brought an Oscar

    Amol Palekar: Everybody is Behaving as if I Have Brought an Oscar

    "I feel like laughing on one hand and feel scared on the other. Why are we creating hullabaloo? Just because I have been appointed chairman of a committee where there are 16 other members, it is not that I am going to do something individually and take the Indian flag there (Oscars)"

'Amol Palekar' - 16 Video Result(s)

'Amol Palekar' - 2 Photo result(s)

'Amol Palekar' - 38 News Result(s)

  • Government Behaving Like "Hitler's Germany", Says Nayantara Sahgal

    Government Behaving Like "Hitler's Germany", Says Nayantara Sahgal

    Reacting strongly to veteran actor-director Amol Palekar being interrupted during a speech at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Mumbai when he criticised the government, author Nayantara Sahgal has said that the country is not facing intolerance but is under "outright dictatorship".

  • Wouldn't Have Gone If I Knew I'd Be Cut Off: Amol Palekar On Mumbai Event

    Wouldn't Have Gone If I Knew I'd Be Cut Off: Amol Palekar On Mumbai Event

    Veteran actor Amol Palekar, whose address at an event in Mumbai was unceremoniously censored after he tried to criticise a government decision, told NDTV that he would not have gone to the event had he known that he would not be allowed to speak about it. "When she invited me, if she were to tell me 'speak about this and not about this,' then I wou...

  • Advisory Bodies Not Dissolved: Art Gallery On Amol Palekar's Allegations

    Advisory Bodies Not Dissolved: Art Gallery On Amol Palekar's Allegations

    The National Gallery of Modern Art on Sunday denied Amol Palekar's allegation that the advisory panel of the gallery's Mumbai and Bengaluru centres have been scrapped

  • "Want To Make India Monochrome": Opposition's Attack As Amol Palekar Calls Out Censorship

    "Want To Make India Monochrome": Opposition's Attack As Amol Palekar Calls Out Censorship

    Freedom of speech or the right to communicate without any fear of censorship was once again brought under the spotlight after noted Hindi and Marathi actor-filmmaker Amol Palekar was repeatedly interrupted and "requested" to stick to the topic at an event in Mumbai.

  • Amol Palekar's Speech Cut Off At Mumbai Event For Criticising Government

    Amol Palekar's Speech Cut Off At Mumbai Event For Criticising Government

    Veteran actor and director Amol Palekar was repeatedly interrupted during his speech at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Mumbai and then cut off after he criticized the government.

  • Amol Palekar Wants Drastic Change In Censorship Law, Unchallenged For 47 Years

    Amol Palekar Wants Drastic Change In Censorship Law, Unchallenged For 47 Years

    Veteran actor Amol Palekar has challenged at the Supreme Court censorship laws that he says have not been contested for 47 years. On his petition, the court today sought a response from the government and the Central Board of Film Certification, better known as the censor board.

  • Fiat Avventura Urban Cross Review

    Fiat Avventura Urban Cross Review

    Before getting into the car, I was constantly thinking of just that one scene from Golmaal (the original one) where Amol Palekar explains to his boss how he has a twin brother who doesn't have a moustache thus forging a new identity. Well, the story of the Fiat Avventura Urban Cross is somewhat similar. It's the younger, more exuberant brother of t...

  • Wish Rahul Rawail Had Spoken to us Before Press, Says Film Body

    Wish Rahul Rawail Had Spoken to us Before Press, Says Film Body

    The Film Federation of India has distanced itself from disgruntled former jury member Rahul Rawail, who accused Oscar jury head Amol Palekar of being 'manipulative' and obnoxious'. "What we would have appreciated is a situation where he could have spoken to the FFI President and other senior officials before going to the media"

  • Oscar Row: Rahul Rawail Says Amol Palekar Was Anti-Court

    Oscar Row: Rahul Rawail Says Amol Palekar Was Anti-<i>Court</i>

    "Our chairman Amol Palekar had only one agenda right from the beginning that Court shouldn't come. He was very adamant that somehow Court should be removed. I don't know the reason behind this but it is true. You can ask anyone else in the jury about it and they'll say that it is correct," said Mr Rawail

  • Court Director Chaitanya Tamhane: The Film Keeps Surprising Me

    <i>Court</i> Director Chaitanya Tamhane: The Film Keeps Surprising Me

    "I feel very fortunate and grateful for the way it (Court) has been received. We did not make the movie with that many expectations. We were not sure what will happen but we were surprised constantly. It is my debut film so it is a great feeling," said Chaitanya

  • Oscar Row: Amol Palekar Says He's Had a Clean Record For 45 Years

    Oscar Row: Amol Palekar Says He's Had a Clean Record For 45 Years

    Mr Palekar, 70, said via phone, "All of us including him (Rahul Rawail) have signed an undertaking with the Film Federation of India (FFI). We are sworn to be secretive and I will not breach it till I get permission to open my mouth. Regarding his allegations, on a personal level I choose not to respond to his allegations"

  • Rahul Rawail Resigns From Oscar Jury, Calls Amol Palekar 'Manipulative'

    Rahul Rawail Resigns From Oscar Jury, Calls Amol Palekar 'Manipulative'

    Mr Rawail confirmed the news over the phone from Hyderabad, saying that it's "true". "I'm proud that we had a great jury and some wonderful people who have a great knowledge of cinema and love for it. There was no issue in that, but yes there was one manipulative man. His name is Amol Palekar

  • Amol Palekar and Jury Pick Court as India's Oscar Entry

    Amol Palekar and Jury Pick <i>Court</i> as India's Oscar Entry

    Last month, Amol Palekar told news agency PTI that the process of selecting a film would not be easy. "To select one such film is an enormously difficult task because ours is probably the only industry in the world, which has such wide variety of films. Right from Bollywood masala mainstream cinema to regional cinema," he said

  • Amol Pakelar: Bollywood Should Make Films on Environmental Issues

    Amol Pakelar: Bollywood Should Make Films on Environmental Issues

    "I genuinely wish that something, some section from Bollywood wakes up and feels like doing anything on this subject, which is considered untouchable by Bollywood. Anything to do with good content is anyway a rarity so if they think they can do I would be most happy," said Amol Palekar

  • Amol Palekar: Everybody is Behaving as if I Have Brought an Oscar

    Amol Palekar: Everybody is Behaving as if I Have Brought an Oscar

    "I feel like laughing on one hand and feel scared on the other. Why are we creating hullabaloo? Just because I have been appointed chairman of a committee where there are 16 other members, it is not that I am going to do something individually and take the Indian flag there (Oscars)"

'Amol Palekar' - 16 Video Result(s)

'Amol Palekar' - 2 Photo result(s)

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