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Film Festivals

Richa Chadha And Ali Fazal’s First Film Lands At Berlinale Script Station As Couple Turns Producers

Mar 04, 2021 Lachmi Deb Roy

Bollywood couple Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal announce their production venture, Girls will be Girls.

Cannes Film Festival 2021 Pushed To July 2021 Due To Covid-19

Jan 28, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Initially scheduled from May 11 to May 22 this year, the festival has been pushed forward by two months

Shah Rukh Khan To Join Kolkata Film Festival's Inauguration

The seven-day festival will also observe tributes to two icons of Bengal cinema -- Satyajit Ray and actor Soumitra Chatterjee

Film On Sona Mohapatra To Be Screened At World's Largest Docu Film Fest That's Now Online

May 07, 2020 Lachmi Deb Roy

Sona Mohapatra’s documentary is the only Indian film set to be screened at 2020 Hot Docs Toronto Festival, the world's biggest documentary film festivals

Season’s Greetings: Admirers Of Late Filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh In For A Treat During Corona Lockdown

A film as a tribute to Ghosh has been critically acclaimed at various national and International Film Festivals

18 February, 2020

A Different Kind Of Festival: Watching Independent Films In Small Cities

Sailen Routray

Food, especially meat, was at the centre of IIFB 2020’s concerns, with films like ‘Aamis’, ‘Biriyani’, ‘Aani Maani’, ‘Jallikattu’ and ‘Axone’ focused on meat and its politically charged connotations in the present times.

06 October, 2019

Khasi Film 'Iewduh' Becomes First From Meghalaya To Enter Busan Film Festival

Abdul Gani

'Iewduh', also known as Barabazar, is one of the oldest and largest traditional markets and trade centres in northeastern India

17 September, 2019

‘The Sky Is Pink’ Gets Standing Ovation At Its World Premiere At TIFF 2019

Lachmi Deb Roy

'The Sky is Pink’ directed by National Award-winning filmmaker Shonali Bose, had its World Premiere at the 44th Toronto International Film Festival. It was the only Asian Asian film showcased at the presentation.

14 September, 2019

'The Sky Is Pink' Is More Than Just A Tale Of Inspiration, Teenager's Battle With Rare Disorder

Anirudh Bhattacharyya

Director Shonali Bose keeps the emotions seesawing, from highs of hope to lows of haplessness. And yes, she allows the humour dull the edge of downers.

11 September, 2019

Joker: The Story Of A Broken Life In A City Of Chaos Shrouded With Grim Gloom

Anirudh Bhattacharyya

Director Todd Phillips, known for helming The Hangover, doesn't disappoint with this version of the Joker, played with a sense of mania by Joaquin Phoenix. The film had its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.

30 August, 2019

Lillette Dubey: Devika Rani Was The Dragon Lady Of Bombay Talkies

Lachmi Deb Roy

In conversation with Lillette Dubey when she talks about her play on the first lady of Indian cinema Devika Rani

24 July, 2019

Priyanka Chopra's ‘The Sky Is Pink’ Headed To Toronto Film Festival

Outlook Web Bureau

'The Sky Is Pink’ selected for a worldwide premiere at the 44th Toronto International Film Festival!

27 May, 2019

People Need To Know That Modern Polo Started In Northeast: Roopa Barua On Her Award-Winning Documentary

Abdul Gani

Set in Manipur, 'Daughters of the Polo God' by Roopa Barua, is a documentary about saving an endangered breed of pony and empowering women in the sport of polo at the same time.

21 May, 2019

Aishwarya Rai's Golden Dress At Cannes Film Festival Doesn't Impress Much

Lachmi Deb Roy

Aishwarya wore a metallic golden mermaid-like gown with long train.

20 May, 2019

Priyanka Chopra Jonas And Nick Jonas Have A Fairytale Moment At Cannes!

Outlook Web Bureau

Priyanka Chopra Jonas is bringing old world Hollywood glamour on the red carpet like never before during her visit to the Cannes Film Festival.

23 February, 2019

Bollywood Filmmakers Satish Kaushik, Ronnie Lahiri Stuck At Itanagar After Protests At IIFF Venue

Abdul Gani

We were supposed to go out to the Itanagar International Film Festival (IIFF) venue for the festival but the situation worsened and we were stuck in the hotel, Delhi-based National award winning filmmaker Utpal Borpujari told Outook on Saturday.

02 December, 2018

Egyption Actress Rania Youssef Charged For Wearing Reavealing Dress At Cairo Film Festival

Outlook Web Bureau

Rania Youssef could be jailed for up to five years if found guilty. She has apologised and said she would not have worn the dress if she had known it would cause such controversy.

20 November, 2018

Environmental Film Festival Aims To Educate People On Environment

Outlook Web Bureau

Environmental Film Festival “Quotes from the Earth” aims to sensitize the lay man towards the critical environmental issues plaguing the world today.

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In this file image, Punjab Cabinet Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Charanjit Singh Channi addresses the foundation stone laying ceremony of a memorial for those killed in Jallianwala Bagh massacre, at Anand...

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Congress supporters outside Governor's residence after Charanjit Singh Channi, was announced as the next CM of Punjab, in Chandigarh.

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Former union minister and sitting MP Babul Supriyo during interaction with media, in the presence of TMC Rajyasabha MP Derek O'Brien (R) and TMC leader Saugata Roy (L) at a city hotel in Kolkata.

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UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath being garlanded on his visit to Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University in Ayodhya.


The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) team at Mandapam have seized two tonnes of banned sea cucumber.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra