Shyam Benegal

Bihar Police terms sedition case against 49 celebrities as 'mischevious', orders closure

Bihar Police terms sedition case against 49 celebrities as 'mischevious', orders closure

Muzaffarpur: Closure has been ordered for the sedition case lodged here against close to 50 renowned personalities, including filmmakers ...Read More

Celebrating Shabana Azmi’s 5 five best avatars from the silver screen

Celebrating Shabana Azmi’s 5 five best avatars from the silver screen

The star representative of artistic revolution in the Indian cinema, Shabana Azmi, celebrates her 69th birthday today. We are reminiscing...Read More

Shyam Benegal: I like the simplicity of Ruskin Bond

Shyam Benegal: I like the simplicity of Ruskin Bond

Renowned filmmaker Shyam Benegal shares book talk with SANDEEP HATTANGADI

“I haven’t seen the film yet. Let’s see how my character has shaped up”, says Rajit Kapoor who plays PM Modi in Uri

“I haven’t seen the film yet. Let’s see how my character has shaped up”, says Rajit Kapoor who plays PM Modi in Uri

The surprise casting of the very talented Rajit Kapoor (of Byomkesh Bakshi fame, last seen as Alia Bhatt’s father in Raazi) as Prime Mini...Read More

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No urgent hearing on Swamy’s plea on Ayodhya: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined urgent listing of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy’s plea seeking enforcement of his fundame...Read More

MIFF 2018 honours Shyam Benegal with V Shantaram Lifetime Achievement Award

MIFF 2018 honours Shyam Benegal with V Shantaram Lifetime Achievement Award

Eminent filmmaker Shyam Benegal has been honoured with the V Shantaram Lifetime Achievement Award of the Mumbai International Film Festiv...Read More

Shashi Kapoor laid to rest in Mumbai, Big B, SRK pay last respects; see pictures

Shashi Kapoor laid to rest in Mumbai, Big B, SRK pay last respects; see pictures

Mumbai: Legendary Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor was cremated with state honours at the Santacruz Hindu crematorium in Mumbai. A number of...Read More

B-Town slams CBFC decision to refuse certificate to ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’

B-Town slams CBFC decision to refuse certificate to ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’

Mumbai: Filmmakers Shyam Benegal, Sudhir Mishra, Neeraj Ghaywan among others have criticised the censor board’s decision to refuse certif...Read More

Shor Se Shuruaat: A sound Omnibus of shorts

Shor Se Shuruaat: A sound Omnibus of shorts

Film: Shor Se Shuruaat

Fawad Khan to play musician in Shyam Benegal`s film

Fawad Khan to play musician in Shyam Benegal`s film

New Delhi: Amidst the intense strain on Pakistani actors working in Bollywood, Fawad Khan has reportedly signed up for a film project pro...Read More

Salman Khan, B-Town take up cudgels for Pakistan actors

Salman Khan, B-Town take up cudgels for Pakistan actors

Why target them, asks superstar, but Sena frowns at his statement

Prateik is all for Katrina Kaif winning the Smita Patil memorial award

Prateik is all for Katrina Kaif winning the Smita Patil memorial award

While the nation has drawn out its claws to ridicule and condemn the conferment of the Smita Patil Memorial Award to Katrina Kaif, (late)...Read More

Desperately seeking change!

Desperately seeking change!

Hideously vulgar posters, bare-faced denials of relationships and even babies, abusive trolling… There’s loads we need a breather from, f...Read More

Film Museum: An ode to Cinema

Film Museum: An ode to Cinema

Wouldn’t it be great if the world’s largest producer of films creates a worthy museum and film experience to take its rightful, proud pla...Read More

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Udta Punjab effect: Panel moots classified categories

‘Adults with caution’ tag for films depicting sex, violence or drugs, says Benegal panel

‘Udta Punjab’ row: Benegal panel set to submit second part of report next week

‘Udta Punjab’ row: Benegal panel set to submit second part of report next week

New Delhi: The Shyam Benegal panel is likely to submit the second part of its report on reforms in film certification process to the I&am...Read More

Films are ‘creative expressions, not made on factory floor’: Benegal on ‘Udta Punjab’

Films are ‘creative expressions, not made on factory floor’: Benegal on ‘Udta Punjab’

Mumbai: Rubbishing allegations that the parameters in the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) differ in every film, veteran filmma...Read More

Don’t worry about Bose’s disappearance, rather celebrate his life, asserts Benegal

Don’t worry about Bose’s disappearance, rather celebrate his life, asserts Benegal

Kolkata : Hailing Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s contribution towards the independence movement, noted filmmaker Shyam Benegal on Friday la...Read More

India gives saffron agenda the boot

India gives saffron agenda the boot

The virtually unknown “historian”, Y Sudarshan Rao, who cannot claim to have made any significant contribution to the subject, has left t...Read More

Revamp of Censors: Benegal gets 2 mths

Revamp of Censors: Benegal gets 2 mths

Mumbai : The Shyam Benegal committee, formed by the Centre to look into the revamp of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), on Satu...Read More

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