45th Dadasaheb Phalke Award News
How did Gulzar react after receiving the Dadasaheb Phalke Award from President Pranab Mukherjee?
After numerous awards, the veteran lyricist adds another feather to his cap…
Veteran lyricist Gulzar received the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, the highest honour in cinema given annually by the Government of India for lifetime contribution to Indian cinema, here Saturday. The 79-year-old was overwhelmed and thanked a string of “gurus” and musical geniuses of the past and current generation for contributing to his success story. Click here to read more
President Pranab Mukherjee: Indian cinema is a vehicle of influence and persuasion for the youth!
The President talks about how much revenue Indian cinema gets for the country at the Nation Film Award felicitation ceremony…
Urging filmmakers to play a “catalytic” role in presenting and propagating values such as patriotism and respect for women, President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday said cinema was a strong medium to influence the youth and that creating “meaningful and socially relevant” was vital. Click here to read more