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.
"Udaan," directed by Vikramaditya Motwane, won the top prize at the Indian Film Festival Los Angeles on Sunday.
The Sundance Institute has selected the 10 films that will participate in the inaugural year of the cultural exchange initiative Film Forward: Advancing Cultural Dialogue.
For the first time in more than a decade, a Hindi film played in Cannes. Bollywood pics "My Name Is Khan" and "3 Idiots" have broken records at the box office. Warner's "Atithi tum kab jaoge?" and…
A look at the lineup
The Americans may have dominated the Winter Olympics, but this year's Cannes Film Festival competition is another story.
Croisette vets Abbas Kiarostami, Takeshi Kitano, Mike Leigh and Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu will be among the auteurs competing in this year's Cannes Film Festival.
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