Peter Bogdanovich and Mira Nair have been tapped to receive awards at this year's Woodstock Film Festival, with the 14th annual fest in upstate New York announcing its complete 2013 slate and adding…
Indian director Mira Nair has come on board to direct crime comedy-drama “Bengali Detective” for Fox Searchlight. Scott Free and Michael Costigan are producing and Sabrina Dhawan is writing the…
Student filmmakers were nearly gunned down by police on Thursday while shooting a robbery drama in Glendora, California. According to law enforcement officials, officers responded to a frantic 911…
Cannes Hindi-language players "Monsoon Shootout" and "Bombay Talkies" will bookend the London Indian Film Festival, which this year runs July 18-25. The U.K. premiere of Amit Kumar's "Monsoon…
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.
Tyro helmer Amit Kumar invests a schematic police-thriller structure with a compelling moral dilemma..
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.
Focus Features has taken over U.S. distribution for Tomas Alfredson's "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" from parent company Universal Pictures and will release the the Cold War tale wide on Nov. 18…
German actress Ursula Taylor, who played the female lead in pics like "Bandido," "Bengal Brigade" and "Monsoon," died June 19 in Burbank, Calif., of natural causes. She was 86.
"Monsoon Wedding" is an unrepentantly cross-cultural audience-pleaser from Indian director Mira Nair, whose films have forged a distinctive path on the popular, gaudy edges of art cinema exotica…