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Shiamak Dawar News

  • | March 26th, 2014

    Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan to attend unique fund raising

    Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan to attend unique fund raising

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his wife Jaya Bachchan will be the chief guests of a unique fund raising event that will see 24 villagers walk the ramp with 24 celebrities
    Organised by Zarina Screwvala’s Swades Foundation, filmmaker Karan Johar will host the April 10 event at Hotel Palladium here.”Twenty-four villagers will walk the ramp with 24 celebrities, including Dia Mirza, Shiamak Dawar and Malaika Arora Khan. It’s a great blend of real people and Bollywood celebrities,” said Zarina, founder and managing trustee of Swades Foundation. Click here to read more

  • | March 26th, 2012

    PRASAD movie review: It is refreshingly original and emotionally haunting

    PRASAD movie review: It is refreshingly original and emotionally haunting

    Prasad is a touching, yet engrossing tale of a physically challenged boy overcoming all odds to prove his talent in swimming. Backed by good performances from Arjun Sarja and Master Sankalp, who is a deaf and dumb person in real life also. Director Manoj Sati weaves a socially relevant film that gives lot of hope to many parents of physically challenged kids
    The film carries a good message and also calls for a good support from the people to create an atmosphere of goodwill for the helpless children, in the process of improvement.  Watching Prasad will make viewers understand the importance of standing by the physically challenged children and allowing them to grow and get an identity of their own. Here Manjo Sati has not gone overboard on the emotional side, but he has just narrated the film as the sequences unfold. The film does not lose its grip at any time. Click here to read more