24 years after Roja, Mani Ratnam returns Kashmir to shoot his next film

Srinagar | (PTK): Noted filmmaker Mani Ratnam, whose film Roja catapulted him to national acclaim, is returning to Kashmir after 24 years to shoot his upcoming film starring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari. Ratnam’s Roja, which was dubbed in Hindi, was partly set in Kashmir against the backdrop of terrorism, and the director is all set to start shooting of his upcoming film in the.

Indian footprint in films small globally: Gaurang Jalan
February 23, 2016

Indian footprint in the global market is small despite making around 1000 films a year, says Gaurang Jalan, designated representative for Indian films in Cairo Film Festival. Jalan is the adviser & representative of the Festival International du Film d’Amour de Mons (MonsInternational Love Film Festival). “In the global context, Indian footprint is small. Though we make over 1000 films,.

Its a great comedy: Prakash Jha on JNU row
February 23, 2016

Filmmaker Prakash Jha says the ongoing debate about being national and anti-national which has been happening in the country is “great comedy”. The 63-year-old helmer says even before the “intolerance” debate in the country could settle down, the new issue has come up about (being) national and anti-national. When asked about the ongoing row in JNU, Jha said, “I think.