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Bengali Film Director Padma Shri Tarun Majumdar Passes Away At 91

One India 05 Jul 2022
Renowned Bengali film director Padma Shri Tarun Majumdar passed away on Monday (July 4, 2022) in the city due to age-related ailments. He was 91 and is survived by his wife Sandhya Roy. He had been admitted to the ... .

British theater, film director Peter Brook dies at age 97

The Hindu 05 Jul 2022
The British theatre directer known for his famous adaption of the�Mahabharata�died on Saturday ....

Rajamouli opens up about his dream project; here's why it will take a long time [details]

International Business Times 05 Jul 2022
Can you believe director SS Rajamouli has a long-dream project and is working out the possibility of making it a reality? There is no doubt he is one of India's most-bankable directors today, his films are known for over-top-heroism, visual extravaganza and grandeur.

The 50 best romantic comedies of all time, according to IMDb

Madison 05 Jul 2022
Rom-coms are one of the most popular genres in all of film, and there is no shortage of great ones out there to discover over and again ... However, films from the late 2010s and 2020s like “To All the Boys ... - Director ... - Director ... - Director ... IFC Films ... - Director ... Much of the dialogue is improv, and the film won Leo McCarey a Best Director Oscar.

Lafangey director Abdull Khaaliq Khan says he wasn’t officially informed the movie had been banned

Dawn 05 Jul 2022
I will involve a lawyer and ask how is it even possible to reject a film without involving the director or previewing the film itself.” ... Khan said it’s the duty of the censor board to call the director or producer to preview the film, entertain questions and answers and then an ...

Heliopolis commemorates the Sétif and Guelma massacre

The New Arab 05 Jul 2022
One of the many examples is the saga of the Algerian revolution Chronicle of the Years of Fire (1975), which won its director Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina the Palme d'Or Award at the Cannes International Film Festival ... The film’s director seems to be even more motivated by its reception both within Algeria and in the diaspora.

British Independent Film Awards Move to Gender-Neutral Acting Categories

The Hollywood Reporter 05 Jul 2022
The British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs) is moving to gender-neutral performance categories and adding a new feature documentary debut director category ... the Douglas Hickox Award for best debut director, sponsored by BBC Film, which will now be for fiction features only.

Outfest Los Angeles celebrates its 40th LGBTQ+ film festival with over 200 screenings and other ...

Daily Bulletin 05 Jul 2022
The Leo Baker Story” will screen at the Directors Guild of America, Theater 1 on July 21 as part of the 40th annual Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ+ Film Festival ... The documentary “Mama Bears” will screen on July 22 at the Directors Guild of America, Theater 1 as part of the Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ+ Film Festival.

'Kaali' comes under fire: A list of films that touched a nerveThe director, Leena Manimekalai ...

Deccan Herald 05 Jul 2022
India urges Canada to remove 'provocative' smoking deity poster of film 'Kaali' ... Alankrita Shrivastava, the director of Lipstick Under My Burkha, received a letter from the Central Board of Film Certification criticising the film for being "a bit sensitive touch about one particular section of the society" ... films.

Bifa goes gender neutral and announces new awards for 25th anniversary

Belfast Telegraph 05 Jul 2022
The British Independent Film Awards (Bifa) has unveiled gender neutral acting categories and a selection of new performance awards as part of the organisation’s 25th anniversary ... best debut director – feature documentary, will sit alongside the Douglas Hickox Award for best debut director, which will now be for fiction features only.

James Cameron may not direct Avatar 4 and 5

Messenger-Inquirer 05 Jul 2022
The Way of Water' and 'Avatar 3' - which will be released in December 2022 and December 2024 respectively - and though two further films in the franchise are planned, the director has admitted he may want ... Rita Ora ‘moving back to Britain with film director fiance Taika Waititi’.

Taron Egerton says new Kingsman movie will begin filming in 2023

Floyd County Chronicle 05 Jul 2022
The new film had been due to be shot following the prequel 'The King's Man' but director Matthew Vaughn revealed that plans had been changed ... Rita Ora ‘moving back to Britain with film director fiance Taika Waititi’ ... had "something like seven more" of the spy films in the pipeline.

Kaali poster: UP Police register FIR against Leena Manimekalai; here's all you need to know about the controversy | Mint

Live Mint 05 Jul 2022
A private complaint under CrPC section 200 was lodged by Tamil film director Susi Ganeshan against Manimekalai before the IX Metropolitan Magistrate in Saidapet alleging that her posts in the social media against him during the "Me too" movement in 2019, had tarnished his image ...

Prithviraj and Samyuktha Menon on their action thriller 'Kaduva' releasing July 7 in UAE

Khaleejtimes 05 Jul 2022
It was the first time that a film had been promoted with a drone display in the UAE. The movie marks the comeback of ace director Shaji Kailas to the Malayalam film industry after almost a decade. Kailas is known for his mass action films and has helmed some of the most iconic movies in Malayalam like The King and Aaram Thamburaan.

Akshay Kumar is ‘very happy’ doing films, rules out speculation of joining politics

The Telegraph India 05 Jul 2022
Asked about joining politics, the actor said, “I am very happy making films... Noted film producer Vashu Bhagnani and Vijay Goel, chairman of Indo-European Business Forum, music director Anu Malik, Lord Raj Loomba, founder of the NGO Loomba Foundation, and Baroness Sandip Verma also attended the book launch.

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