Oscars touch a nerve around the world. The Film Federation of India has written to filmmaker Ritesh Batra demanding an apology for his Facebook posting that set off a media firestorm when he…
From India, surprising news: Ritesh Batra's acclaimed Cannes debut “The Lunchbox” will not be India's submission for the best foreign-language film award at the Oscars. The news from Japan was no…
The selection of "The Good Road" as India's foreign-language Oscar contender and the snub for hot favorite, "The Lunchbox" spark controversy.
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The Coen Brothers' “Inside Llewyn Davis,” Steve McQueen's "12 Years A Slave" and Alfonso Cuaron's 3D sci-fi thriller "Gravity" are all set to screen at this year's BFI London Film Festival. The…
Mixing high-profile star power with offbeat titles, the 40th Telluride Film Festival is offering a glimpse of an eclectic array of awards contenders over Labor Day weekend. The lineup, unveiled…
Bill Condon's biopic thriller "The Fifth Estate," starring Benedict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, will open the Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 5. "Information is the most…
LONDON — Russian tragicomedy “The Geographer Drank His Globe Away” won both the Grand Prix, voted for by the audience, and the international jury's best film award at the Odessa Intl. Film Festival…
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired all North American rights to Ritesh Batra's feature debut “The Lunchbox,” a Cannes Critics' Week standout. A feel-good romantic comedy with culinary accents, pic…
Anurag Kashyap ended a years-long drought for Hindi films at Cannes with last year's six-hour "Gangs of Wasseypur," which premiered in Directors' Fortnight.
An indie Indian pic with the crossover appeal of 'Monsoon Wedding,' Ritesh Batra's debut is sure to be gobbled up by audience-friendly fests before heading into niche cinemas.