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Deepa Mehta wins Toronto film critics award

Deepa Mehta wins Toronto film critics award

New Delhi, Dec 1 (UNI) Renowned Indian filmmaker of international fame Deepa Mehta has won an award from the Toronto Film Critics Association.
"The director of the film 'Beeba Boys' ' is this year's winner of the Clyde Gilmour Award from the Toronto Film Critics Association (Chris Young/Canadian Press)," the filmmaker revealed on her Twitter account.
The award recognises Canadian industry figures whose work has enriched the understanding and appreciation of film.
Mehta gets to pick a filmmaker to receive 50,000 dollars in work from Technicolor Creative Services.
Association president Brian D Johnson lauded her for a boundary-pushing career spanning 25 years.
A renowned Indian filmmaker settled in Canada, Deepa Mehta is the writer-director of the Oscar-nominated "Water.
" Her recent movie, the gangster film "Beeba Boys', hit theatres in October.


Padmavati controversy: I&B Ministry should resolve issue taking into confidence secs whose sentiments have been hurt: Cong

New Delhi, Nov 17 (UNI) Charging the Government of maintaining a silence on the controversy generated by the film 'Padmavati', the Congress on Friday said the Information and Broadcasting Ministry should reach a resolution on the issue keeping in view the sections whose sentiments have been hurt by the film.


‘Tumhari Sulu’: Vidya shines yet again

By Sanya Pandey
New Delhi, Nov 17 (UNI) She is one actress who is known to carry the entire movie on her own shoulders as was witnessed in films like 'The Dirty Picture ' and 'Kahaani'.


3rd edition of Russian Film Days to be part of IFFI

Panaji, Nov 16 (UNI) After the success of its first two seasons, the third edition of Russian Film Days, a world-class film festival that showcases the best of contemporary and classic Russian cinema is back
in India.


Padmavati: UP govt asks I&B ministry to look into controversy

Lucknow, Nov 15 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh government has shot off a letter to the Union Information and Broadcasting ministry, asking to look into the controversy over the upcoming Bollywood film Padmavati and ask the Film Censor Board to release the movie considering the sentiments of the people in the country.


I want to grow as an actor: Rajkummar Rao

By Sanya Pandey
New Delhi, Nov 15 (UNI) National Award winning actor Rajkummar Rao, who is making his digital debut with the much-awaited ALTBalaji’s web-series 'Bose: Dead/Alive' says he does films that he believes in and he just wants to grow as an actor.

Sanjay&Madhuri reunite for 'Akhiyan Milaon' in StarPlus show

Sanjay&Madhuri reunite for 'Akhiyan Milaon' in StarPlus show

New Delhi, Nov 13 (UNI) More than two decades after creating a buzz with their chemistry in the romantic song 'Akhiyan Milaon Kabhi Akhiyan Churaon' in the film 'Raja', actor Sanjay kapoor and the 90s Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit will reunite for the in 'classic' romantic number in Star Plus’ new show ‘Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara’.