Movies

Osborne announces pact with Kamal Hassan

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2017/12/08/kamal_0.jpg?itok=pF0xcW4R

MUMBAI: Lord of the Rings producer Barrie M Osborne has formally announced his collaboration with the Kamal Hassan.

Osborne, who flew down to Singapore to announce the association with the Tamil thespian on the sidelines of the IIFA said that the project was still at a nascent stage with just the ideation happening.

"Kamal‘s concept inspired me and the discussions we‘ve had convinced me that it would be something worthy for us to pursue. I am impressed by what he has accomplished on Vishwaroop. After that we started talking about ideas and about the possibility to work together.

His knowledge about history, literature and films is encyclopedic. Kamal presented an idea to me that was so compelling that I couldn‘t resist working with him," Osborne said.

Hassan added that he was honoured to work with Osborne. "You keep doing your work, after sometime you don‘t know whether you are doing good work or not. Its only when people like Barrie come up to you, all the hard work makes sense. He has worked with the champions in Hollywood like Coppola," he quipped.

The film is yet to be titled and Hassan‘s role in it, be it that of a director, writer or actor, is yet to be decided.

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/01/15/iffi.jpg?itok=6XJrcloQ
Fifty first edition of IFFI all set to begin in Goa on Saturday

NEW DELHI: After several delays due to the ongoing pandemic, the fifty-first edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) is all set to begin in Goa on Saturday. The nine-day event, which is also recognised as Asia's oldest film festival, will feature several extraordinary films made...

Movies Hindi
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/01/09/th.jpg?itok=w103YOhN
West Bengal allows theatres to fully reopen

Even as Tamil Nadu government has reversed its decision to allow 100 per cent occupancy in cinema halls following directions from the ministry of home affairs,  it is now the turn of West Bengal to allow theaters to fully reopen.

Movies Hindi
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/01/05/ifff.jpg?itok=dJJkfjXu
IFFI announces international jury comprising eminent filmmakers

NEW DELHI: The 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), to be held in Goa from 16-24 January, has announced its international jury. The panel comprises eminent filmmakers from across the world, like Pablo Cesar (Argentina) as chairman, Prasanna Vithanage (Sri Lanka), Abu...

Movies International
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/01/04/cinema_halls_1.jpg?itok=OOGPxy67
Tamil Nadu allows cinemas to operate at 100% capacity

NEW DELHI: In a big boost to the Tamil film industry, the state government on Monday issued a new directive removing the 50 per cent cap on occupancy in theatres. Cinema halls in Tamil Nadu can now operate at 100 per cent capacity while following the standard operating procedures issued by the...

Movies Regional
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2021/01/01/bra.jpg?itok=B7oD9ku8
A Bra Ka D Bra is a takedown of the culture of body shaming

NEW DELHI: Insecurities. Everyone has them. Stemming from the perception of how others see us. In the age of Instagram we’re all on display, and for many people, their self-esteem hinges on that one ‘heart’ from virtual strangers. Even though no two bodies are alike, and there is no right way to be...

Movies Documentary
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/12/24/shankutala.jpg?itok=Bn-sFqO9
“Dekho, Jeeto Aur Jeetao” with Sony Max’s latest initiative with the WTP of Shakuntala Devi

MUMBAI: Shakuntala Devi’s quest for knowledge was unmatched. And so was her love for Mathematics. Sony Max, a premium Hindi movie channel is all set to provide viewers with an opportunity to help someone with the gift of knowledge with a unique campaign titled ‘Dekho, Jeeto aur Jeetao with...

Movies Hindi
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/12/04/warnermedia.jpg?itok=WuzLKIL_
Warner Bros to stream 2021 movies on HBO Max

In a big move, Warner Bros will release its entire movie slate simultaneously on HBO Max along with theatres in 2021. It had announced earlier that Wonder Woman 1984 would land on the streaming service on Christmas, the same time as its theatrical release, in response to Covid2019 crisis.

Movies Movies On Mutiple Platforms
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/12/02/a_r_rahman.jpg?itok=SDl0wpbZ
A R Rahman roped in as BAFTA Breakthrough India ambassador

MUMBAI: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced that applications are now open for BAFTA Breakthrough India, supported by Netflix. The initiative marks BAFTA‘s first steps into India, showcasing and supporting the next generation of creative talent in film, games and...

Movies Hindi
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/11/28/str.jpg?itok=zFfSa3ff
APSA lauds Indian filmmaker Akshay Indikar

MUMBAI: The Asia Pacific Screen Academy has honoured regional filmmakers at a special presentation on Australia’s Gold Coast. Hosted by Leila McKinnon, the ceremony awarded its young cinema award to Indian filmmaker Akshay Indikar for Chronicle Of Space (Sthalpuran), with a special mention going to...

Movies International

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories

* indicates required