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Indian delegates launch 53rd International Film Festival of India, Goa poster in Cannes

Indian Ambassador to France Jawed Ashraf, Anurag Thakur and Deepika Padukone launched the 53rd International Film Festival of India, Goa...

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Academy to take disciplinary action against Will Smith’s behaviour during Oscars

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has said that it is “upset and outraged" over Will Smith’s slapped actor-comedian Chris...

Entertainment

Alia Bhatt dazzles in Gangubai Kathiawadi trailer

Alia Bhatt looks like she has never looked before in the trailer of her and Ajay Devgn’s upcoming film Gangubau Kathiawadi. In total...

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Singapore media companies teaming up to reach global audiences

Singapore Media Festival, media companies announced they would work with major players to create content for a global audience.

SMEs

From Ladakh to Tamil Nadu via Assam, Kalaa Utsavam 2021 to showcase Indian culture through film

Kalaa Utsavam 2021 has included film screenings in its ensemble for the first time this year, with documentary movies from Indian directors...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Kalaa Utsavam includes award-winning short films by Singaporean filmmakers in this year's programme

Turning 20 this year, Singapore's premier Indian arts festival Kalaa Utsavam has included film screenings in its ensemble for the first...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Hybrid Singapore Media Festival reaching out to new audiences and markets in 2021

The eighth edition of the Singapore Media Festival (SMF) this year announced plans to connect showrunners – to Singapore’s creative...

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Female talents at forefront of Timeless Tales Theatre Festival in Singapore this year

One of Singapore's biggest multi-ethnic annual fiestas - the Timeless Tales Family Theatre Festival - this year will feature over 35 artists...

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Felicitations pour in for Bollywood filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 25th anniversary in industry

With nine magnum opuses like Black, Saawariya, Padmaavat, Ram Leela, Bajirao Mastani, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Devdas to his name, he has...

Entertainment

OTT platforms are great opportunities for fresh filmmakers: ZEE5 Global contest winner Shilpa Krishnan

Indian-origin Shilpa Krishnan Shukla, an amateur Singapore-based filmmaker, tries to capture the multiculturalism of both her native and...

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I'm interested in exploring stories about the complexities and journeys in women's lives: Alankrita Shrivastava

Watch as Daisy Irani Subaiah trains the Spotlight on Alankrita Shrivastava to discuss her new series on Netflix, Bombay Begums.

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31st Singapore International Film Festival announces full line-up

The 31st Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF) will be held from November 26 to December 6.

Singapore

7th Singapore Media Festival goes hybrid with vibrant lineup of physical and digital offerings

Hosted by IMDA, the 11-day festival aims to showcase the sector’s ingenuity, creativity and resilience, as well as present diverse...

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Singapore Film Festival to return to New Delhi

The Singapore Film Festival will be making its return to New Delhi from February 21-23 after a gap of two years.

Upcoming

Which role did Nawazuddin Siddiqui find very difficult? Find out

Watch Nawazuddin Siddiqui on Connected to India’s Spotlight discuss his character in Raman Raghav 2.0, the SGIFF, Sacred Games and much...

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King Kashyap: Writing, Directing, Producing, Acting... There's nothing this man can't do

Award winning filmmaker Anurag Kashyap sat down for an exclusive chat with Connected to India about his love for Indian cinema, the power...

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Director Midi Z and Nina Wu anti-heroines dazzle at Singapore premiere

Award-winning Burmese filmmaker Midi Z presented his new movie Nina Wu at the 30th Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF), joined by...

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30th SGIFF opens with anticipated local drama Wet Season

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat graced the occasion as Guest of Honour.

Entertainment

Anurag Kashyap, Nawazuddin Siddiqui to grace Singapore International Film Festival 2019

The Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF) returns for its 30th edition from November 21 to December 8, 2019, celebrating three...

Upcoming

Audacious unapologetic content has a ready audience

Ekta Kapoor, christened ‘Soap Queen’ is confident that audacious unapologetic content has a ready audience. This “Breaker of Chains”...

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Indian films find pride of place at the 24th Busan International Film Festival

The 24th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) featured many Indian movies which had their World and International Premier in Korea last...

Movies

Anurag Kashyap, Hansal Mehta’s films to be premiered at TIFF

Three Indian movies, including Anurag Kashyap’s Mukkebaaz and Hansal Mehta’s Omerta, will represent the country at the 42nd edition of...

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