Shyam Benegal

'Pada' director Kamal KM moves on Shyam Benegal's footsteps

Pada is about the displacement of Adivasi communities in India and the abuse of power and it travels back in time to an extraordinary episode of dissent involving the Ayyankali Pada.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Deep-rooted political conspiracy behind 'Padmaavat' protests: Shyam Benegal 

Benegal had filmed the story of Allauddin Khilji's violent obsession for Rani Padmavati many years back, and not a stir of protest had happened. 

published on : 26th January 2018

Victory of freedom of expression: Shyam Benegal on 'Padmaavat'

Veteran filmmaker Shyam Benegal hailed the Supreme Court's decision to strike down the ban against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat' in some states.

published on : 18th January 2018

CBFC behaving in a strange way: Shyam Benegal On 'Padmavati' row

As the "Padmavati" crisis escalates, veteran filmmaker Shyam Benegal shows concern on the behaviour of The Central Board of Film Certification.

published on : 20th November 2017

Malayalam film community reacts to dropping of Sanal Kumar Sasidaran's 'Sexy Durga', Marathi film 'Nude' from IFFI

Aashiq Abu, Rajeev Ravi, Lijo Pallissery, Dileesh Pothan, Geethu Mohandas, Rima Kallingal, Soubin Shahir, Vidhu Vincent, Syam Pushkaran and several others released a joint statement on Thursday.

published on : 17th November 2017