'Gully Boy' is India's Oscar entry: Apna Time Aayega, say Ranveer, Alia, Zoya and Farhan

The last film from India that made it to the final five in the Best Foreign Film category list was Ashutosh Gowariker's "Lagaan" in 2001.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Zoya Akhtar's 'Gully Boy' India's official entry for Oscars 

The movie, which released commercially across the country in February this year, also features Alia Bhatt, Vijay Raaz, Kalki Koechlin, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Vijay Varma and Amruta Subhash.

published on : 21st September 2019

Super Deluxe, Dear Comrade, AndhaDhun, Gully Boy among 28 films competing for India's Oscar entry

The screening process started on September 18  and will continue till September 22, after which the official announcement will be made.

published on : 21st September 2019

Uttarakhand documentary 'Moti Bagh' nominated for Oscars

The documentary, titled 'Motibagh' is based on the life and struggles of a farmer hailing from Pauri district who works towards sustaining himself in harsh conditions of the Himalayas.

published on : 18th September 2019

Bong Joon-Ho's 'Parasite' is South Korea's official entry to Oscars

"Parasite" is an audaciously original take on the sharp rich-poor divide and its shocking repercussions in the city of Seoul.

published on : 22nd August 2019

Naseeruddin Shah's short film in race for Oscar entry

'Half Full', also featuring Vikrant Massey, and "Counterfeit Kunkoo" were declared winners at ShortsTV's Best of India Short Film Festival 2019 in Los Angeles. The victory has got it closer to Oscars.

published on : 13th August 2019

Oscar-winning documentary maker DA Pennebaker dies at 94

Pennebaker, who received an honorary Academy Award in 2013, died Thursday of natural causes at his home in Long Island, his son, Frazer Pennebaker said in an email.

published on : 4th August 2019

Being friends with award juror cuts chances of winning Oscar, Nobel Prize

Researchers, including those from City University London in the UK, analysed how social relationships affect reward allocation choices in peer-based evaluative settings.

published on : 14th July 2019

Zoya, Anupam, Anurag, Ritesh among new Oscar Academy members

A total of 842 new members from 59 countries have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, half of whom are women.

published on : 2nd July 2019

Uruguay boss Oscar Tabarez praises Edinson Cavani's scoring instincts

Uruguay managed just two shots on target before the Paris Saint-Germain player deftly nodded a Jonathan Rodriguez cross into the bottom right corner of Gabriel Arias's goal on Monday.

published on : 25th June 2019

'And the Oscar Goes To....' review: Retracing a filmmaker’s journey

It’s obvious that director Salim Ahamed based the script on his own experiences while making his debut film Adaminte Makan Abu.

published on : 21st June 2019

Cuba Gooding Jr charged with forcible touching in alleged New York groping incident

According to Variety, a 29-year-old woman claimed that on Sunday Gooding grabbed her breast after he got drunk at the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar and Lounge on Seventh Avenue near West 36th Street.

published on : 14th June 2019

It’s better to be ourselves than someone we are not: Tovino Thomas

Tovino Thomas talks about his upcoming releases, working with Aashiq Abu, and his working process.

published on : 5th June 2019

Oscar Academy head John Bailey sees 'logic' in an India office

"India's entertainment capital has opened its doors and the government of Maharashtra has proposed to establish Oscars office in Mumbai, representing Asian film industry," tweeted Vinod Tawde.

published on : 26th May 2019

Music maestro AR Rahman has iftar dinner at Cannes

Rahman is here to promote his directorial "Le Musk" (India's first virtual reality film) presented by Intel at the Cannes Film Festival. He took to Instagram, where he posted several photographs of hi

published on : 14th May 2019
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