Tag - Film award

Need Javed Akhtar back as screenwriter: Mani Ratnam


At a time when movies have become all about box office collections, the Indian cinema needs Javed Akhtar back as a screenwriter, filmmaker Mani Ratnam has said. Ratnam’s remarks come days after 'Animal' makers on X slammed Akhtar for criticizing the Ranbir Kapoor-starrer. Akhtar is a rock-solid man who has set the writing in the...

Kartik Aaryan to get top award at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne


Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan will be honored with the Rising Global Superstar of Indian Cinema award at the annual awards Gala night of the 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne on August 11. The award will be presented by the Governor of Victoria, recognizing Kartik's remarkable achievements and his significant impact on the world of...

Documentary on journalist Ravish Kumar wins TIFF award


New Delhi: Award-winning filmmaker Vinay Shukla’s feature-length documentary, 'While We Watched', has won the Amplify Voices Award at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF-2022). Titled 'Namaskar! Main Ravish Kumar' in Hindi, the “turbulent newsroom drama” chronicles the working days of broadcast journalist Ravish Kumar, as he “navigates a spiraling world of truth and disinformation,” an official...

‘Gandhi & Co’ awarded at Zlin film fest in Czech Republic


Gujarati children's film 'Gandhi & Co' has been honored with the coveted 'Golden Slipper' award at the 62nd edition of the prestigious Zlin Film Festival in the Czech Republic. The honor is conferred on the best feature film in the children's, junior, youth, and animation section of the film fest. While announcing this big news, Czech...