Articles about Mumbai Film Festival

#MeToo: Hirani accused of sexual assault on sets of 'Sanju'

13 Jan 2019

#MeToo: Hirani accused of sexual assault on sets of 'Sanju'

Another big name of Bollywood bites the dust in the post #MeToo era. A woman has come forward accusing director Rajkumar Hirani of sexual assault while on the sets of Sanju.

Mumbai Film Festival: Ere Gowda's film withdrawn amid #MeToo allegations

24 Oct 2018

Mumbai Film Festival: Ere Gowda's film withdrawn amid #MeToo allegations

After Kannada director Ere Gowda was accused of sexual harassment, the producers of 'Balekempa' on Wednesday withdrew the film, which is Gowda's directorial debut, from the Mumbai Film Festival.

#MeToo effect: Aamir Khan leaves Subhash Kapoor's upcoming directorial 'Mogul'

11 Oct 2018

#MeToo effect: Aamir Khan leaves Subhash Kapoor's upcoming directorial 'Mogul'

In wake of the ongoing #MeToo movement, Aamir Khan has left Gulshan Kumar's biopic after allegations of sexual harassment were leveled against its director Subhash Kapoor.

In wake of #MeToo, Kashyap addresses consent, male-privilege and complicity

10 Oct 2018

In wake of #MeToo, Kashyap addresses consent, male-privilege and complicity

As Bollywood's #MeToo snowballed, Anurag Kashyap dissolved his production house, Phantom Films, as co-founder, Vikas Bahl was accused of sexual misconduct.

4 heavily underrated Hindi movies of 2018

12 Jul 2018

4 heavily underrated Hindi movies of 2018

So far, 2018 has been a great year for movies. We've seen big releases like 'Padmaavat', 'Race 3', and 'Sanju'.

Anurag Kashyap thanks CBFC and Smriti Irani for 'Mukkabaaz'

09 Jan 2018

Anurag Kashyap thanks CBFC and Smriti Irani for 'Mukkabaaz'

As Anurag Kashyap's directorial 'Mukkabaaz' got a U/A certificate from the CBFC, he said he is grateful to censor board chief Prasoon Joshi for a "reasonable, rational and empowering experience".

Jury-members request I&B ministry to reconsider decision on 'S Durga'

21 Nov 2017

Jury-members request I&B ministry to reconsider decision on 'S Durga'

IFFI 2017 had quite a grand opening with Bollywood biggies Shah Rukh Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Sridevi gracing the event.

Sexy Durga can't be screened, may hurt sentiments: I&B Ministry

27 Sep 2017

Sexy Durga can't be screened, may hurt sentiments: I&B Ministry

After having won accolades at international festivals across the world, it looks like Malayalam film Sexy Durga wouldn't be screened in its home country, India.