The Indian sub-continent will soon have its first Imax theater -- in Mumbai, the region's top cinema city. Adlabs, India's leading film processing laboratory, and Imax Canada unveiled an agreement…
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Trouble hit the production of Deepa Mehta's "Water," which was to start filming at the end of last month in the holy Hindu city of Benares.
"The Sixth Sense," which is skedded to open in India Nov. 12, has generated considerable advance publicity.
Rupert Murdoch's Star TV has scored a news coup. For two months the Indian police have failed to ferret out Dara Singh, a fugitive accused in the slayings of Australian missionary Graham Stuart…
New movies about unconventional Indian women are facing flak not from censors but from axe-wielding politicos.
National network Doordarshan (DD) yanked episodes of its popular series "Shaktimaan" (an Indianized "Superman") after news agency UNI reported cases of kids torching themselves in hopes of a…
The two main channels of India's state broadcaster Doordarshan are to be beamed Asia-wide via the PAS 4 satellite by the end of March.
New movies about unconventional Indian woman are facing flak not from censors but from axe-wielding politicos.
Rival Indian broadcast players, Zee TV and Sony Entertainment, are competing fiercely for the sizable Hindi speaking audiences outside India -- primarily the 1.2 million Asian Indians who live in…
With crucial elections set for early March, India's beleaguered political parties have come up with a gimmick: They've convinced an impressive gaggle of film stars to run for office.
India's premier international film festival concluded with the announcement of trophies for the fest's newly introduced Asian competition section.