Mumbai Film Festival News
Killa trailer: This National Film Award winning film is KICKASS!
After winning numerous awards at various film festivals, this film is finally up for release…
The makers of Killa have come up with the first trailer of the film. The film, which was awarded the Best Marathi Film at the 2015 National Film Awards, definitely has something which will keep you hooked onto it. For me, it’s the childhood memories. Yes, you read that right! Click here to read more
When Imran Khan got booed by the audience…
The Gori Tere Pyaar Mein actor recently found himself in a sticky situation. Read on to know full scoop…
Imran Khan was at the ongoing Mumbai Film Festival to present the film Two Days, One Night. However, things turned a bit ugly when Khan got on the stage. Click here to read more
Imran Khan: Indian actors don’t get good roles in Hollywood
Actors like Anil Kapoor, Irrfan Khan and Nimrat Kaur may be making inroads into the Hollywood scene, but actor Imran Khan feels the American film industry lacks good roles for Indian talent
“To be honest, I don’t think Indian actors get good roles in Hollywood. Click here to read more
Not Hollywood, Deepika Padukone wants to feature in Iranian and French films instead!
Dippy wants to work with some French and Iranian directors
Deepika Padukone is ready to work in films beyond Bollywood, but she is not gunning for Hollywood. Click here to read more
Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper’s Serena to open at Mumbai Film Festival!
The movie will be the first of the several cinematic treats that MFF promises to offer this year
Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper-starrer “Serena” is the opening film of the forthcoming 16th edition of the Mumbai Film Festival (MFF), which begins here Oct 14. Click here to read more
Amitabh Bachchan urges fans to support Mumbai Film Festival!
Other celebrities like Aamir Khan, Hansal Mehta and Anupama Chopra have also supported the fest
The Mumbai Film Festival is facing a funds crunch for its forthcoming 16th edition this year and megastar Amitabh Bachchan is urging people to aid it. Click here to read more
Aamir Khan donates Rs 11 lakh for Mumbai Film Festival!
The organisers of 16th Mumbai Film Festival are facing a financial crunch
Bollywood actor-producer Aamir Khan Thursday said he is donating Rs.1.1 million towards supporting the Mumbai Film Festival, which is facing a funds crunch for its forthcoming 16th edition this year. Click here to read more
15th Mumbai Film Festival closing ceremony pics: Konkona Sen Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Divya Dutta & Tisca Chopra attend
Indian films shine among world cinema at MFF 2013. Check out the winners’ list
Indian films such as Katiyabaaz and Fandry won top honours at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival which concluded Thursday night in style with active participation from Bollywood celebrities such as Irrfan Khan, Divya Dutta, Tisca Chopra, Mita Vasisht and Konkona Sen Sharma. Click here to read more
Rajpal Yadav film Pied Piper goes global
The comedian’s satire will also be shown at the ongoing 15th Mumbai Film Festival
Satirical comedy Pied Piper is doing well internationally and the film’s lead actor Rajpal Yadav says he couldn’t have asked for more. Directed by Vivek Budahoti, Pied Piper had its world premiere Click here to read more
Indian cinema shouldn’t try to imitate Hollywood: Asghar Farhadi
The Iranian filmmaker, whose film The Past was screened at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival, says Indian films shouldn’t lose their originality
Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, known for Oscar-winning film A Separation, Monday said that Indian cinema shouldn’t try to imitate Hollywood or European cinema, but continue catering to everybody. Click here to read more
15th Mumbai Film Festival: Asghar Farhadi’s film The Past gets standing ovation!
The Academy Award-winning Iranian director’s film received rave reviews at the fest and will soon be released in India
Oscar-winning Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi’s The Past drew a keen audience, which remained glued to their seats till almost 11pm on Monday and stood in unison to applaud the director’s vision behind the film, screened at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) in Mumbai.
Audiences queued up outside Click here to read more
Mumbai Film Festival: Korean horror thriller Killer Toon impresses audiences!
The horror film is said to be very different compared to the films from the same genre and has been tagged as unique
Korean horror thriller Killer Toon, which was screened in Mumbai on Monday, managed to impress audiences with its novel combination of live action, animation and scare. They tagged it as “unique”. It was one of the highly anticipated films at the ongoing Mumbai Film Festival. Click here to read more
Sonakshi Sinha and Kamal Haasan open Mumbai Film Festival 2013: view pics
The prestigious film fest’s opening ceremony was held on October 17 in Mumbai where stalwarts like Kamal Haasan and Costa-Gavras were felicitated
In the presence of Bollywood celebrities such as Sonakshi Sinha, Tisca Chopra, Nandita Das and Divya Dutta, the 15th edition of Mumbai Film Festival 2013 (MFF) had a grand opening at the Liberty cinema in Mumbai. Click here to read more
Mumbai Film Festival 2013: Japan big on Bollywood films!
After 3 Idiots, Don 2, Ek Tha Tiger and Jab Tak Hai Jaan, the number of Bollywood films releasing in Japan is all set to double, says producer Akifumi Sugihara at the Mumbai Film Mart. He also adds that India and Japan together could form a new entertainment market. Excerpts from an interview
Aamir Khan-starrer 3 Idiots not just gave the US$2 billion Indian film industry a “foothold” in Japan but also opened up viewers to a “comparatively traditional” affair like Shahrukh Khan’s Jab Tak Hai Jaan, says Akifumi Sugihara of Japan’s 101-year-old production studio. The number of releases will soon double, he predicts. Click here to read more