Shenaz Treasury promotes responsible tourism in Karnataka

Ola and Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation kick off a unique campaign to promote responsible tourism. This campaign encourages travelers to be responsible tourists, take the road less travelled, and explore hidden gems with convenient inter-city cabs across India. The team has Collaborated with famous actress and vlogger, Shenaz Treasury for a 14-day road trip across some unique locations in Karnataka and 6 other states in India, flagged off from Bengaluru.Continue reading “Shenaz Treasury promotes responsible tourism in Karnataka”

Aditya Narayan and Harshi Mad flaunt their ‘Body Like a Bomba’ in their upcoming song

Powerhouse singer and performer Harshi Mad, packs in more power for her upcoming single ‘Body like a Bomba’in collaboration with ace singer Aditya Narayan.  The track is composed by Arian Romal who has also rapped, adding zing to the high octane number. Hailing from London, Harshi has established her dominance in the concert circuit around the world with more than 1600 events under her belt.Continue reading “Aditya Narayan and Harshi Mad flaunt their ‘Body Like a Bomba’ in their upcoming song”

Deadline Extended: 2017 DIFF Film Fellows Application open till 4th September

Five young filmmakers from the Indian Himalayan region will be selected to attend the Dharamshala International Film Festival 2017 and participate in all its events including screenings of the best of contemporary independent cinema, and masterclasses and workshops conducted by industry professionals, with whom they will also have the opportunity to engage in one-to-one mentorship sessions. The programme will cover travel, food and lodging for the participants.

The jury for this year’s Film Fellows programme are: feature filmmaker Shubhashish Bhutiani; Bina Paul, Film Editor and Artistic Director of the International Film Festival of Kerala; and Tibetan-American documentary filmmaker, Tenzin Tsetan Choklay.

The DIFF Film Fellows Programme is open to anyone from the following regions: Jammu & Kashmir; Himachal Pradesh; Uttarakhand; Sikkim; Arunachal Pradesh; Meghalaya; Nagaland; Manipur; Mizoram; Tripura and the hill regions of West Bengal and Assam.

To apply for the fourth DIFF Film Fellows Programme, please download the application form and send your completed application to info@diff.co.in and programmingassistant@diff.co.in by 4th September 2017.

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Basil Content Sponsors 5 Filmmakers For Platform Busan

In its constant endeavor to facilitate filmmakers and showcase their works on an international platform, Basil Content Media led by National award winning producer Vivek Kajaria announced that they would collaborate with the Busan International film festival on its new initiative, Platform BusanContinue reading “Basil Content Sponsors 5 Filmmakers For Platform Busan”

BookASmile arranges for over 16500 kids and special adults across 40 cities to watch Toilet-Ek Prem Katha

The Indian film industry has been definitely bringing to light incredible stories that are not just high on entertainment quotient but also those that raise awareness on some of the most pertinent issues of our country. The new Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Toilet-Ek Prem Katha, that’s released on Friday, August 11, 2017, also aims to instill the value of cleanliness in the viewers. With this in mind, BookASmile, the charity initiative of BookMyShow, has taken over 16500 kids from lesser fortunate background and special adults across 40 cities for the film. Continue reading “BookASmile arranges for over 16500 kids and special adults across 40 cities to watch Toilet-Ek Prem Katha”

PVR sells bluO to market leader SMAAASH; SMAAASH to double its national footprint

PVR Ltd, India’s largest multiplex company today announced that it has entered into Definitive agreements with Smaaash Entertainment Private Limited (“SMAAASH”) to sell its stake in bluO entertainment, a premium bowling and entertainment format operated by the Company. As part of its national expansion plans, Smaaash Entertainment Private Limited (“SMAAASH”), India’s acclaimed world class gaming and entertainment company, has acquired 100% stake in bluO entertainment (a premium bowling and entertainment format), through a cash acquisition deal.Continue reading “PVR sells bluO to market leader SMAAASH; SMAAASH to double its national footprint”

Watch out for pyscho-thriller ‘Berlin Syndrome’ that’s releasing in India on July 28

Psychological thriller “Berlin Syndrome”, from acclaimed Australian writer-director Cate Shortland, starring Teresa Palmer and Max Riemelt, is set to hit the Indian theaters on July 28.Continue reading “Watch out for pyscho-thriller ‘Berlin Syndrome’ that’s releasing in India on July 28”

Dhyan Sreenivasan to turn director with “Love, Action, Drama”

Dhyan Sreenivasan, son of legendary Malayalam actor/director Sreenivasan and brother of Director Vineeth Sreenivasan is all set to make his directorial debut with the jaw dropping pairing of Nivin pauly and Nayantara in the lead. The movie is titled ‘Love, Action, Drama ‘. This is said to be the modern/contemporary version of his father Sreenivasan’s super hit ‘Vadakkunokkiyanthram’ and it’s cult character ‘Dinesan’ which is still so popular, talked about and celebrated by Malayalam audience.

Dhyan Sreenivasan said, “What more can I ask for than getting an opportunity to direct the modern version of Vadakkunokkiyanthram , the ‘Dinesan’ character, with Nivin and Nayanthara playing the lead in my directorial debut. This movie will only have Vadakkunokkiyanthram’s structure and essence and nothing more. The presentation will be fresh and new. Nivin and Nayantara are going to be a huge boost to this script. This is a rom-com with the necessary emotions. Aju Varghese is playing an important character in the movie. The shooting will start in the month of October. The music is to be done by Shaan Rahman and Vivek Harshan will take care of editing. Even though this is my debut venture I feel no pressure as I have known and worked with all the artist and technicians of this movie before except Nayantara. So the comfort levels are very high “.

 

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Charlize Theron all set to kick some ass with Atomic Blonde on 11th August in India

Charlize Theron all set to kick some ass a with Atomic Blonde on 11th August in India, to be released by PVR Pictures

After the super successful Mad Max Fury and The Huntsman: Winter’s War, the uber sexy Charlize Theron is back with a bang (literally) with the much awaited – Atomic Blonde. Directed by David Leitch (who co-directed John Wick and is set to direct Deadpool 2) the film is set in Berlin during the cold war, which showcases Charlize Theron essaying the role of an undercover MI6 agent.Continue reading “Charlize Theron all set to kick some ass with Atomic Blonde on 11th August in India”