Articles about Mumbai Film Festival

Priyanka Chopra Jonas named MAMI Film Festival chairperson

17 Aug 2021

Entertainment
Priyanka Chopra Jonas named MAMI Film Festival chairperson

Actor-producer Priyanka Chopra Jonas on Tuesday was announced as the chairperson of the Jio MAMI Film Festival, almost four months after Deepika Padukone stepped down from the position.

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

13 Jan 2019

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Mumbai Film Festival: Ere Gowda's film withdrawn amid #MeToo allegations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

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Mumbai Film Festival: Ere Gowda's film withdrawn amid #MeToo allegations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

Entertainment
#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

Entertainment
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

Entertainment
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

Entertainment
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

Entertainment
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

Entertainment
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.