Will Amitabh Bachchan help a struggling scriptwriter?
The superstar will be seen portraying himself in an upcoming film, where he helps a struggling writer fight for his rights
Amitabh Bachchan will be seen portraying himself once again onscreen. The last time he portrayed himself was in Anurag Kashyap’s segment of Bombay Talkies, where the story revolved beautifully around a father’s dream to have a bite of the same murabba which Amitabh Bachchan has had. In Ghumketu, he comes to the rescue of Click here to read more
Anurag Kashyap puts on his shorts
Cineswami talks about the Gangs of Wasseypur director’s short films initiative with Viacom18
Sadly, we mean the film variety and not half pants. Short films in India are more usually than not given short shrift. At best they are seen as calling cards for emerging filmmakers who are out to prove that they can make feature length films. Vidhu Vinod Chopra made the shorts Murder at Monkey Hill and An Encounter with Faces with the latter going on to score an Oscar nomination. Anurag Kashyap made his debut with the 45-minute television short Last Train to Mahakali Click here to read more