Berlin Film Festival

19 Feb 19
Archy news nety

The Chinese artist Ai Weiwei claims that his contribution to the episode film "Berlin, I Love You" was canceled for fear of political consequences by the Chinese government. He accuses the organizers of the Berlinale of putting pressure on the production company of the film and not accepting an uncut version. The organizers say Ai […]

19 Feb 19
Unsung Bollywood

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is on a roll. After enthralling the audience with his stellar performance in Thackeray recently, the actor is back with another beautiful film, Photograph, the trailer for which has been released yesterday and is already receiving praises from all across. Nawaz took to his social media account and in a quirky way shared […]

19 Feb 19
World Site News

‘Gully Boy’, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, has become the latest victim of Censor Board’s moral policing. ‘Gully Boy’, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, has become the latest victim of Censor Board’s moral policing. Gully Boy, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, has become the latest victim of Censor Board’s moral policing. As…

19 Feb 19
Lee's Perspectives

Deutsche Welle 2.18.2019 Producers of the film ‘Berlin, I Love You’ have cited Chinese influence as the reason they cut Ai Weiwei’s segment. The artist told DW that the Berlin International Film Festival suggested his section be removed. Ai is an outspoken critic of China’s government and spent four years under house arrest in China […]

19 Feb 19
World Site News

The first reviews of Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt are out. The first reviews of Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt are out. The film premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival on Saturday and collectively across the world and the responses are overwhelming. After watching…

18 Feb 19
me? never

Plot: Isa Yasan is a Muslim boy from the countryside in Xinjiang, China. His mother was left deaf and mute from meningitis, and she frequently wanders away from home. Isa loves his mother deeply, and is torn among taking care of her, going to school and doing farm work. He is friends with a lively […]

18 Feb 19
World Site News

On Wednesday, Alia hosted a special screening of her latest release Gully Boy for Ranbir. Image credits: Viral Bhayani There’s a reason the internet is obsessed with newly minted couple Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt: They look ridiculously cute together. Although Ranbir and Alia are relatively low-key about their private life, the two are often…

18 Feb 19
World Site News

Twitter has gone berserk as Gully Boy, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, hits theatres. Ever since the release of its trailer and the songs, the buzz surrounding Gully Boy has been phenomenal. Now, its early reviews suggest that Gully Boy is totally worth every bit of hype, love and attention. Gully Boy is the…

18 Feb 19
World Site News

Actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone may be setting new goals for couples everywhere. Image courtesy: Viral Bhayani Actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone may be setting new goals for couples everywhere. These two met on the set of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela while playing love interests Ram and Leela, and their…

18 Feb 19
Indie Voice Blog

Happy President’s Day!  It was a very busy weekend with the opening of the 16th Big Sky Documentary Film Festival.   We volunteered four box office shifts at the Wilma and MCT, attended the parties on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and still managed to squeeze in a block of four documentary shorts and two features.  One […]

18 Feb 19
Ace Kim

My animated web series, “Facility 003,” was a first-place winner at the 2019 London Independent Film Awards. It won second place at the 2019 Independent Talents International Film Festival and Honorable Mention at the 2019 Berlin Flash Film Festival. In addition, it was an Official Selection at the 2019 Feel the Reel International Film Festival […]

18 Feb 19
VIEW OF THE ARTS

Adam McKay, with great stubbornness, taste and exceptional layers of humour, has been known to show the bright and dark sides of the USA through his filmmaking. Although he has many films under his belt, it was his 2015 feature The Big Short about the 2008 US financial crisis that got everyone talking; McKay superbly […]