At 5:30 a.m. on Friday July 22 the area around Mumbai’s Aurora cinema was packed. The atmosphere is festive. A frenzied crowd dances to the beats of a South Indian band. And others let off…
Trinity Pictures, the film production arm of India's distribution giant Eros International, has struck a deal to co-produce two franchise movies with Chinese partners. Both films will shoot in the…
Prominent U.S. investors including Stripes Group have taken part in an $80 million funding round for Bigtree Entertainment. The company owns and operates Book-MyShow, an online ticketing portal…
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Leena Yadav is finally making the film she wants to. The Hindi filmmaker’s "Parched" opens June 17 in select theaters in the Bay Area, L.A., and New York through Wolfe Releasing, which will also…
In a landmark judgement that will have ramifications on how films are certified in India, the Bombay High Court has overturned the censorship decisions of the Central Board of Film Certification…
A Hindi- and English-language adaptation of author Vikram Chandra's critically acclaimed bestselling novel "Sacred Games" will be the first Netflix original series made in India. Set in Mumbai, the…
In Hollywood to promote the second annual Indywood Film Carnival, filmmaker Sohan Roy S.K., CEO of Dubai-based Aries Group, brought a wide-ranging delegation. Promoted as "the largest celebration of…
Disney's strategy of localization has helped propel 'Jungle Book' to hit status in its Indian home market.
Indian digital entertainment company Hungama celebrated a new funding round by signing up a slate of content from BBC Worldwide.
Exhibition chain INOX Leisure has signed a deal to install five IMAX theaters in four of India's biggest cities.
The theatrical performance of Hollywood films in India surged last year, according to a report by KPMG.