Profits at Indian animation producer DQ Entertainment were all but wiped out in the first half of its financial year.
Indian film distributor Eros International saw revenues increase by 12% in the six months to September, but profits tumbled by 80%.
Wong Kar Wai will be conferred a lifetime achievement award at the International Film Festival of India, Goa
Arun Jaitley has been appointed India's Minister for Information and Broadcasting. He replaces Prakash Javadekar.
Epic, a new TV channel venture that will try to address the Indian mass market but without serving up a grid full of soap operas, will finally launch on Nov 18.
Bharti SoftBank, a joint venture between India's Bharti Enterprises and Japan's SoftBank, has taken a 36.5% stake in Indian startup ScoopWhoop.
"The Best of Me" set for Hindi-language remake
"Happy New Year," the Bollywood caper movie directed by Farah Khan and starring Shah Rukh Khan, scores in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu versions
Ranbir Kapoor, Akshay Kumar and Anushka Sharma also support comeback festival
Some 32 projects, including new works by Sooni Taraporewala and Mostofa Sarwar Farooki, have been selected for India's Film Bazaar co-production market.